Category: Dairy News

April 27, 2017 admin

Red & Whites 7HO12982 Barcuda-PP-Red / Jax x Numero Uno x O-Style High ranking among RED sires for GTPI, Milk and Protein 7HO12920 Maxbo-Red / Entitle x Mogul x Super High production and 5.4% SCE 7HO12954 Atlas-Red / Desired x Sympatico x Bronco +123 CFP   +680 NM$   6.8% SCE   +4.4 PL 7HO12804 Rocco / Supershot x Numero…

April 21, 2017 admin

If you are looking for a great way to get acquainted with our Jersey sires, check out the Jersey Mating Guide straight off the press! You’ll notice the addition of 7JE1354 TEXAS and 7JE1335 JORDACHE to the proven lineup has strengthened our offering with more Type, components and fertility.   Additional Jersey resources: Jersey genderSELECTed flyer Jersey Robot Specialists Top Ranked…

April 13, 2017 admin

Following the April sire summary, Select Sires graduated new proven sires in every major dairy breed to strengthen the breed-leading high-components breeds lineups.   New Showcase Selections Addition 7BS861 GPS, a 7BS796 SUPREME son, comes from a deep, show-winning family. More than 23 All-American nominations can be traced back to his grandam, Bo Joy Emory…

March 28, 2017 admin

Brad Barham Sales Support Manager All West/Select Sires   Happy Spring everyone!  It’s good to be on board with the All West crew in California.  I’m pinch hitting for Herby Lutz on this edition of DiamondCuts, as the Jersey Revolution continues to roll.  Herby highlighted our proven bulls OLIVER-P, METALICA, BARNABAS, and PHAROAH on the…

March 28, 2017 admin

Kevin Jorgensen, Holstein Sire Analyst, Select Sires Inc. After graduating 17 new sires in December, it would be reasonable to assume our April class will be a bit smaller, and while the numbers aren’t as many, the excitement this group generates will definitely be equal to that of the phenomenal December class!  The following are…

March 28, 2017 admin

 Brad Barham All West/Select Sires Sales Support Manager   The new April proofs being released will look a little different, so here’s a “head’s up” on what you can expect! The AJCA has made changes to the JPI formula effective April 2017.  This new formula is called JPI 2017 and is aimed at maintaining the…

March 28, 2017 admin

Adam Oswalt Dairy Sire Marketing Select Sires Inc.   In addition to next Tuesday bringing us new proof information, an updated Net Merit $ formula will be rolled out as well. The 2017 revision has the aim to create a healthier and more efficient kind of cow! NM$ 2017 Revision key points: 1) Increased emphasis…

March 28, 2017 admin

If 2 million sperm per dose of semen is good….then 4 million must be better, right?  That’s the question that has been on the front burner of the Select Sires’ research team for a long time.  With uncompromised fertility already coming from the barns in Plain City, Ohio, is it really true that 4M is…

March 28, 2017 admin

Bill VandeGraaf, SRS Specialist The true value of genetics has never been easy to quantify. Historically, value was not only based on genetics, but also management, personal breeding preference, and even emotion.  We knew the times when a “family favorite” was just as valuable as the cow that never got sick, the 4-H project, the…

January 23, 2017 admin

Three new Holstein FertilityPRO sires are being added to the lineup.   7HO12596 Bentley Honeybee x Shamrock x Goldwyn +2510GTPI   +714NM$   +104CFP   6.4% SCE   +2.4 SCR   7HO13296 Mandela Montross x Gabor x Baxter +2580GTPI   +755NM$   +151CFP   6.9% SCE   +3.2 SCR   250HO1145 Rockwell Headliner x MOM…