Successful sires used at Brookbora over the years include MVS, Roz, JS Quicksilver Royal, Brigadier, Brook, Lester, Opportunity, Centurion, Declo, Berretta, Taranak, Alf, Biestar, Astound, Lemvig and Flowerpower. Of more recent years Tbone, Vanahlem and Valentino have left their mark on the herd.
— what worked here.
Sires used for pregnancies due in 2017 include Valentino, Vanahlem, Tbone, Oliver P, Mantra, David, Colton, together with the young genomic sires of Aldrin, Brewis, Coleman, Brownlow & Viral.
— exiting times ahead
brookbora jerseys....where consistency counts
Sires in AI
Brookbora bulls have entered the AI system over the years. Currently a number of bulls are being tested, with dams and/or siblings at Brookbora.
Current young stock are sired by Irwin, Barcardi, Borat, Barnabas, Eclipes-P Vanahlem, Tbone, Legal, Nevin, Valentino, Navarian, Matt, Marvel, Bontino, Cairnbone, Beautifull, Joel Brownlow, Marcin & Lemonhead.
Current sires in AI bred at Brookbora
Aldrin - Love Lies family, Semex
Aramac - Love Lies family, Agrigene
Askn - Standard Lady family, Genetics Australia
Barcardi - Standard Lady family, Jerseyland Sires/Alta Australia
Beansprout - Love Lies family, Central Sires Co-operative
Brax - Vanessa family, CRV/LIC, bred in conjunction with partners, Pannoo Parners-Bacon, Bacon, Broad & Mancer
Brewis - Standard Lady family, CSC Co-operative
Borat - Marie family, Genetics Australia
Brownlow - Babe family, Agrigene, bred in partnership as Dalbora Genetics, Bacon & Collins
Coleman - Babe family, Genetics Australia
Cosgrove - Standard Lady family, Genetics Australia
Mallimo - Adrienne family, CRV/LIC
Ottens - Standard Lady family ABS
Vanahlem - Vanessa family, Alta Genetics, bred in conjunction with partners, Pannoo Parners-Bacon, Bacon, Broad & Mancer
Current sires with family at Brookbora
Ambition - Adrienne/Althea family bred by Riverside Jerseys, full sister and family @ Brookbora
Aries - Sandy family bred by Nowell Jerseys, full sister and family @ Brookbora
Elton, Cairbone & Edison - Estelle family bred by Cairnbrae Jerseys, maternal sister and family @ Brookbora
Melvara - Melaine family bred by Wallacedale Jerseys, full sister and family @ Brookbora