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August 9, 2018 admin

All West’s Brad Barham comments regarding our very strong and diverse Jersey lineup: 7JE Lineup – PROVEN • 7JE5004 CHROME – Jumped up in proven rankings to #3 overall for JPI at 193 and bounced up to 2.6 on type with a large amount of added daughter data. Looks unbelievably good! • 7JE1331 VARICK –…

August 9, 2018 admin

With the August sire summary, Select Sires added strength and diversity to an already solid daughter-proven offering. The addition of 12 Holsteins, two Jerseys, one Ayrshire and one Brown Swiss sire to the three brand lineups, demonstrates the cooperative’s commitment to service and the success of its customer-owners. In their first proven run, new graduates…

July 31, 2018 admin

Karen A. Wheatley Director of Marketing & Communications, All West/Select Sires   When I was growing up, we spent a few weekends each summer (as fairs and crops permitted) going to the beach in Delaware.  Every time we drove there, we passed by a little town called Bridgeville that has the most unique welcome sign I’ve…

July 31, 2018 admin

Kevin Jorgensen Director of Dairy Programs/Holstein Sire Analyst Hello to everyone in the west! It’s been a busy summer so far!  I’ve spent quite a few nights away from home the past few weeks, but I wanted to give you some thoughts on what I’ve seen in my travels.  Sire summaries are just around the…

July 31, 2018 admin

Life is Better with 7J and 14J Genetics! We feel as though we have one of the strongest, combined lineups of Jersey genetics in the industry!  The foundation of that strength continues to lie in our proven bulls, who are still developing the kind of cows the Select Sires family of brands is known for….

July 31, 2018 admin

>>WATCH THE VIDEO Temperatures and fireworks aren’t the only things rising in All West Territory this month! Sales totals are sky high this 4th of July as All West Salesman Denis Curtin reached the huge milestone of 3 million units in career sales! As of May 31, 2018, Denis had sold a total of 3,004,036…

July 31, 2018 admin

Net Merit and other indexes are revised for August 2018 to incorporate the new CDCB disease resistance traits and to update economic values in calculations. The six disease resistance traits are grouped into a health sub-index (HTH$) that is not published separately, similar to the calving ability sub-index (CA$).  See more details on this in…

July 5, 2018 admin

My mom decided to have a yard sale.  Since she’s not a big yard-sale-goer by nature, this is a significant undertaking for her (mentally and physically).  She and my dad spend a few weeks hauling stuff out of the attic, putting up signs for the “farm yard sale” which always draws more curiosity than anything…

July 5, 2018 admin

The Select Sires Jersey Revolution continues to spread across the world as the little brown cow becomes more dominant. In All West Territory, where efficiency and sustainability are at the forefront of many west coast dairy conversations, the Jersey cow has become especially popular. Although Jersey cow numbers are on the rise, there is one…

July 5, 2018 admin

Amber La Salle has officially joined the All West Family as of Monday, July 1, 2018. Amber served as our 2017 Accelerated Genetics / All West Summer Intern (Watch). Since then, Amber has graduated from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Dairy Science, worked at the Cal…