- SUMO MICHIFUKU L153 is 70% TAJIMA and 30% SHIMANE. This sire is the son of Sumo Michifuku F154, one of Sumo Wagyus most elite sires.
- L153 has a well-balanced genetic profile with a combination of three exceptional sires: Takeda Farm Terutani 40/1, Itoshigenami X81, World K’s Michifuku
- This winning combination has ensured this sire ranks very highly for marble score EBV (+1.8).
- Sumo Michifuku L153 has also inherited the foundation Shimane bloodlines of TAKEDA FARM Hikohime 34/1 & Hikohime 34/3 to produce an elevated EBV for carcase weight (+15kg). These Shimane cows were large framed females imported by Sumo from Takeda Farm in 1997.
SELF REPLACING INDEX: +$181
FULLBLOOD TERMINAL INDEX: +$164
F1 TERMINAL INDEX: +$164
OVERALL RANKING IN THE AUSTRALIAN WAGYU HERD: TOP 5%
*EBV’s as at 14-03-2019