Category: Beef News

March 7, 2016 admin No comments exist

Our high selling Red Angus bull in 2015 was 7AR66 Exclusive and it’s easy to see why. He’s a Paramount x Mission Statement that is sure to take curve bending genetics to the next level. Coming from one of the great donors from R.A. Brown in Texas, he is sure to add tons of phenotypic…

March 7, 2016 admin No comments exist

A bull from our Hereford line-up that has all the indications to be a great one is 7HP112 Resource. An extremely powerful X51 son, Resource impresses every day with his maturity. He is out of Hyalite 22S Lass 018, a donor (at Lintons from Nebraska) that possesses a strong production record, making him a can’t…

March 7, 2016 admin No comments exist

By Carl Dahlen Beef Cattle Specialist, NDSU Extension Service Artificial insemination (A.I.) offers the opportunity to use semen from high accuracy, genetically superior sires at a fraction of the cost of purchasing a herd bull of similar genetics. In addition, using estrus synchronization and A.I. can increase the number of calves born earlier in the…

March 7, 2016 admin No comments exist

The Select Sires’ beef team’s goal is to help you increase profitability by creating pregnancies, adding value to the cattle being sold, increasing the efficiency of cattle retained, maximizing cow longevity, and creating a quality beef product These professionals can custom design a program that best fits your operation and helps you reach your goals….

January 18, 2016 admin No comments exist

It is hard to believe where time goes. I often reflect at how it seems we blink in the cattle business and the next season is upon us. Currently, fall calving is completing, and spring calving is just around the corner. In the Western region of the nation, cattlemen plan to start calving on many…

November 6, 2015 admin No comments exist

7AN398 BUTKUS, identified as a Superior Settler, had a great 2015 and is destined for an incredible 2016! At a .78 BW acc., BUTKUS is the ONLY Angus sire at his combination of extreme calving ease (+20) and extreme gain (+128) in the population. Everyone wants pounds, and why not get them in a heifer…

November 6, 2015 admin No comments exist

Mark Gardiner has photographed a first calf heifer and her growthy heifer calf by 7AN376 ANTICIPATION. This photo was taken in Arizona. The ANTICIPATION progeny are turning heads for the amount of depth and rib shape they possess. He is a Boyd New Day 8005 x  G A R New Design 5050. He is very different…

November 6, 2015 admin No comments exist

GAR-EGL Protege x  Baldridge Rapid R31 Expect amazing width and depth from this big bodied Waylong son. He is attractive fronted, more bone, more butt and more shape in an true power-bull package. His dam has a proven record of raising great ones and multiple A.I. sires. Think about using him to improve Growth, Marbling…

November 6, 2015 admin No comments exist

7AN361 GAR SUNRISE now has genderSELECTed female and male semen available. SUNRISE has and will continue to play an important part in our business at Select Sires. Exceptional calving ease, under 1.0 for BW EPD and nearly 120 for YW, only tells part of the story of this sire’s greatness. With these stats, and being…

November 6, 2015 admin No comments exist

He’s a  Weigh Up x 5050 and was the high-selling bull from the Edgewood Angus Performance Program. Just study his EPD data! He is high ranking for a long list of economically important traits which stems from a pedigree that’s steeped with 5 generations of Select Sires Angus.Use to add tremendous growth performance and infuse…