- Sire: Sterling Nelson 2
- Dam: Skerrington Hycinth 8th
Banwy T-Rex was purchased at the Perth Bull Sales November 2007 for 8,500 gns (€12,500)
Show career highlights:
- Overall Male of the Year 2008.
- Overall Champion Beef Expo 2008.
- Overall Champion RUAS Balmoral 2009.
- Overall Simmental of the Year at the National Livestock Show Tullamore 2009, 2010 and 2011 – the only animal in any breed to have achieved this.
- First six daughters averaged €3,500 at auction with three exported to UK (average age eight months old).
- First son sold at auction Jennalyn Aspen (eight months old) for €4,450 to the pedigree herd of Anthony Davies, Renbury, Pembrokeshire, Wales.
- Top priced daughter sold to date Clonagh Angel Eyes (nine months old) sold for €6,600 to Jimmy and Vikki Woods, Popes herd, England.
- Top priced son sold to date Clonagh A Super Star sold for €10,400 to Stewart and Hazel Stronach, Islavale herd, Scotland.
- National Champions: Clonagh Absolutely Fabulous, Clonagh Admire Me, Jennalyn Adaline, Jennalyn Crimson Lady, Clonagh Cupid’s Temptress, Jennalyn Charlie Rose, Clonagh Classy Truly and Clonagh Darling Eyes, Clonagh Dancing T.
T-Rex is an extremely easy calving bull with a short gestation (average 285 days)
His calves are showing exceptional performance from birth and have inherited his presence, power and EXTREME docility.
T-Rex progeny gallery: