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December 13, 2013 admin No comments exist

All-West Select Sires is pleased to announce that Chris Parreira has joined the technician team.  Chris will be working throughout southern California with the salespeople and SMS evaluators, providing professional reproductive breeding services. Chris is a Tulare, CA, native, growing up on the 1800-cow dairy that his father managed.  A graduate of Tulare Union High…

September 16, 2013 admin

Select Sires added four recent legends to their “Impact Sires of the Breed” artwork, 7HO6417 O-Bee MANfred Justice-ET (EX-94-GM), 7HO8081 Ensenada Taboo PLANET-ET (EX-90-GM), 7HO7872 KHW Kite ADVENT-RED-ET (EX-94) and 7HO7004 Erbacres DAMION (EX-96). These sires have made a far-reaching impact on not only Select Sires, but the Holstein breed around the world. First introduced…

September 12, 2013 admin

7HO10606 De-Su OBSERVER-ET (EX-90-GM), 7HO10356 De-Su WATSON (EX-90-GM), 7HO10297 Foxberry Bax MCNUGGETS-ET (GM) and 7HO8747 End-Road O-Man BRONCO-ET (EX-93-GM) were named Gold Medal Sires by Holstein Association USA, following the August 2013 sire summaries, in recognition of their officially tested and classified offspring’s superior type and production. To qualify for this honor, bulls must meet…

August 29, 2013 admin

Select Sires’ Jersey lineup is now home to the top Jersey Performance Index™ (JPI™) sire (+237), 523JE927 Wilsonview Jevon MAGNUM-ET who leads the industry in several categories including Fat (+94), Net Merit (NM$) (+660) and Fluid Merit (FM$) (+634). Led by MAGNUM, Select Sires’ lineup has the most active and foreign A.I. sires in the…

August 15, 2013 admin

The August graduating class delivered a “bumper crop,” large in numbers with a variety of pedigrees. This class added 14 new bulls sired by nine different sires, led by three each sired by 7HO8081 PLANET and Boliver. This class includes the two highest new Total Performance IndexSM (TPISM) and Net Merit (NM$) graduates, 7HO10524 ROBUST…

August 15, 2013 admin

7HO10632 Webb-Vue Baxter LUCIANO-TW (VG-88) combines elite Milk (+2,317) and component yields (+77F, +44P) with high Type (+2.22). A Baxter son from an Excellent (90) Goldwyn, his daughters are tall, deep, open ribbed and have a high, wide rear udders with a deep crease. LUCIANO is a graduate from the Program for Genetic Advancement Canada™…

August 15, 2013 admin

7HO10624 Ralma Planet TEMPO is from the same prolific family as lineup sires 7HO9321 Ralma Gold CROWN-ET (EX-91-GM) and 7HO10353 Ralma Baxter CHAPTER-ET (EX-92). TEMPO daughters are made to last (+5.7 PL) and produce a high amount of milk (+1,506). This FeedPRO sire also ranks very favorably for GTPI (+2035), NM$ (+580) and CM$ (+577).

August 15, 2013 admin

A Bolton son of Bug, 7HO10277 End-Road Bolton BRANCH-ET (EX-94) combines production and Type in one package. With +3.05 PTAT, he makes daughters with exceptional feet and legs (+2.79 FLC) and udders (+2.69 UDC) with outstanding production (+1,473M). His daughters are tall, open, dairy cows that track straight on their rear legs with an excellent…

August 15, 2013 admin

7HO10502 Touchdown Planet BACON-ET is a PLANET grandson of End-Road Marshall Bug (VG-88-GMD-DOM). With a solid NM$ (+524), BACON transmits excellent milk (+1,854) and protein (+47P) yields. A FeedPRO sire, his daughters are medium-sized cows with tight fore udder attachments and well-attached rear udders.

August 15, 2013 admin

SABATHIA adds depth to breed-leading Type lineup.  Leading the class for Type at +3.81, 7HO10484 Paradise-R SABATHIA-ET (EX-92) ranks No. 2 in the Select Sires lineup for Type. His daughters are deep, open, wide cows with exceptional rear udder height and width. With promising milk (+1,020M) and Fat (+.12%F, +70F), he can also make the…