This family commenced with the purchase of First Choice Yumthang at IDW in 2004. Sired by Paramount, she had an EX 90 Megastar daughter with a lifetime PI average of 109. She went on to produce Brookbora Blackstone Becky 86@2 years PI 120, first calving Spring 2011. This family goes back to US bred Sunny Day Yankee Becky EX 90 and the sire line of the current heifer in the herd is Blackstone x Megastar x Paramount x Brook x Yankee Chief x White Cloud ZKT Becky W626.
The founding member of the Beryl family was purchased as part of a group of heifers purchased in 2004, boosting numbers after what we thought was the end of the drought. They were bred by Warren and Helen March of Seasue Jerseys of South Australia. BROOKBORA BLACKSTONE BERYL 85@ 2 yrs, PI 103, is bred from a Pitino VHC 90 x Sooner HC 83 x Brook VHC 91 x Hermitage
Bred from the Seasue Dairymaid's BROOKBORA DAIRYMAID 2 EX 90 x Vanahlem, has an average PI of 108 (2 lacts) and is backed by Astound HC+ 87 x Elgin HC+ 86. Her sister by Action 86@2 years, ave PI 90 (3 lacts) has a Celebrity daughter.
Bred back to Mapperly Jerseys, BROOKBORA REGION DERONICA is backed by Valerian 85@2 with a 1st lactation PI 107 x Astound Ex 90 x Lester VHC 90 x Brigadier VHC 90 x Valleystream Classic
Breeding back to the Seasue herd, BROOKBORA REGION HELEN is bred from a Bartpower 84@ 2 yrs with a 1st lactation PI of 112. Her dam was an awesome EX 92 Astound with a 4 lactation PI ave of 104 x Brook VHC 90 x Imperial VHC 90 Ex 7.
Another from of the Helen family, BROOKBORA REGION HELEN 2 is bred from Seasue Berretta 900 Helen VHC 90 STP 6 with a 6 lactation average PI of 104. She is HC+86 x Lester x Exan.
Another Seasue family, they were originally bred from the Katandra herd. The Melys family currently has two branches at Brookbora, both breeding back several generations to Kreeside Melys VHC 90 Ex 11 (x Katandra Incomparable) then Katandra Melys 87 x Francliffe Incomparable
SEASUE AVERY 845 MELYS VHC 90 EX 7 is sired by Avery, with production @ 7 years of 9473 litres, 470 kg fat, 335 kg protein and a 5 lactation average PI of 105. She is backed by Select HC+ 86 x Future HC+ 86 X Brigadier VHC 90 x Valleystream Joe HC+ 88 x Kreeside Melys VHC Ex 11
BROOKBORA MELYS EX 90 x Nathan is backed by Golden VHC 90 x Select HC 83 x Hermitage HC+ 86 x Top Goal VHC 90 Ex 8 x Kreeside Melys VHC Ex 11
BROOKBORA CARRIER MERLE HAZELDENE MERLE 25 EX 90 is sired by Astound and is backed by Hermitage N/C x Pal N/C x Edi Merle 108 EX 10
Lester Sambo Sup 92 x SGrove N/C x MPFB Sup 92 x Ruler
BROOKBORA PRIMROSE 85 @ 2 yrs is sired by Jacinto and breeds back to the Seasue herd. Her dam, Seasue Berretta 740 Primrose VHC 90 Ex 6 has a 6 lactation average PI of 103 and is a Berretta x Lester x Plover x Pal. This family also originates from the Kreeside herd.
Bred from Seasue Jerseys BROOKBORA SLEEPING BEAUTY EX 90 is sired by Flowerpower with a 2 lactation average PI of 110. She has daughters by Celebrity and Merchant. Backed by Avery HC+87 x Gunner N/C x Brook VHC 90 x Franchise VHC 90 x Elabar HC+ 86, the family breeds back to the Lynbrae herd.
ramaya purchased for $1600 now EX92
The Tess family were purchased at the Bruns family Ramaya Jerseys 2009 milking herd dispersal and subsequent heifer dispersal in 2010.
RAMAYA BADGER ATESS EX 90 x Khan N/C x Alf 90 x Lester 87 x Dillon 88 x YDB. Her Alf grand-dam is the dam of ALTATOORAK, was progeny tested by Alta Genetics and is pictured below.
RAMAYA ALFS TESS VHC 90
Dam of AltaToorak (x Taranak)
RAMAYA BADGER TESS 84@2 years x Augustus N/C x Berretta VHC 90 Ex 11 x Lester 87 x Dillon 88 x YDB was purchased at the Ramaya Heifer Dispersal in 2010.