Headlined by 7HO10606 De-Su OBSERVER-ET (VG-88), the top active A.I. sire for Genomic Total Performance IndexSM (GTPISM) (+2332) and Net Merit dollars (NM$) (+$792), the Select Sires lineup also features the best sires for Type (+4.57), 7HO10506 Maple-Downs-I G W ATWOOD-ET (EX-90), and Milk (+2,862), 7HO9441 Stouder JAYVEN-ET (EX-94). This diverse, industry-leading lineup has something to fit any dairy producer’s breeding goals.
OBSERVER leads the 22 Select sires on the Holstein USA Top 100 GTPI list. 7HO10228 De-Su GULF-ET (EX-90) (+2178GTPI), 7HO8081 Ensenada Taboo PLANET-ET (EX-90-GM) (+2176GTPI) and new graduate 7HO10297 Foxberry Bax MCNUGGETS-ET (+2151GTPI) join OBSERVER in the top 20.
Select Sires leads the industry with 33 of the Top 100 TPI sires over 97% Reliability for production and Type, proving that the Program for Genetic Advancement™ (PGA™) consistently identifies the best in the industry. Once again, PLANET is the No. 1 GTPI sire at 99% Reliability for both production and Type. A Calving Ease and gender SELECTed™ sire, he transmits the best combination of production (+2,216Milk) and longevity (+6.7 Productive Life) in the breed.