Welcome to the All West Family
Since 1941, All West/Select Sires has existed to enhance member-owner’s success through genetics. All West is one of the six farmer-owned-and-controlled cooperatives of Select Sires Inc., North America’s largest and most successful artificial insemination company. We provide highly fertile bovine semen as well as excellent service and programs to cattle breeders in California, Oregon, Washington, Northern Idaho, Western Montana, Alaska, and Hawaii. Our highly-trained team works together to bring their knowledge, talent, enthusiasm, and passion to your farms and ranches every day to ensure a progressive and profitable future for your herd. Whether you are a team member or our customer, you are part of the All West Family and Your Success is Our Passion!
All West/Select Sires was a proud sponsor of the first-annual Western Dairy Showcase and we enjoyed snapping photos at the event! Exhibitors can view all of the photos we took and download as many as they would like here. It was a clean sweep of Select Sires success...
Former Chief Financial Officer, Jennifer Gonzalez, worked her final day for All West/Select Sires in Mid-August 2021 before accepting a position with Sedron Technologies where she has since begun her new career. Jennifer originally joined the All West Family as our...
CowManager allows dairy producers to not only manage their cows 24/7, but also manage the success of their dairy! Watch the video below to find out how you can benefit from this cow monitoring solution. CowManager is offering a 20% discount on sensors and...
John Doerr, Ph.D., PAS, Dpl. ACAP Vice President, Science and Technology Agrarian Solutions We put a lot of emphasis on protecting cows from the impacts of fungal toxins in feed. We’re interested in reproductive success, the general health of the cow, and obtaining...
The Mertz Family and River Creek Farms hosted the Select Sires National Beef Tour in September. Joe Mertz addresses the crowd while son Abram, grandaughter and wife Kim look on. Since 1890 when Sherman and Mary Mertz settled in the area and established what would...
Kansas State University Purebred Beef Unit annually runs nearly 300 breeding-age purebred Angus, Hereford, and Simmental cows on 4,000 acres of native bluestem grass. Their mission is to provide undergraduate students with practical experience in breeding, feeding,...
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“My favorite part of my job is waking up and seeing God’s beautiful creation every morning. Nothing tops being out here with the cows. That's what it's all about."
Mario Limon, All West/Select Sires Professional A.I. Technician
"I enjoy the fun, family work environment and the top-quality products that we have to offer."
Angie Kennedy, All West/Select Sires Director of Dairy Programs
“We really are a family. The continuity we have as employees with a common goal is huge. To know that we work for the best A.I. organization out there and to see where it came from and where it's going is exciting.”
Larry Nootenboom, All West/Select Sires Sales Representative
"All West has been my home for 20 years and I don't see myself anywhere else for the next 20! It's a great place to work! "
Rocky Moitoso, All West/Select Sires California Distribution Manager
"We have a great group of guys. We're all different, yet all part of the same team. That's what makes this organization so great!"
Marvin Correia, All West/Select Sires Sales Representative
“I enjoy working with the people of All West/Select Sires. It’s a whole lot of fun to go to work each day. I love what I do and I love who I get to work with.”
Kelby Stadt, All West/Select Sires Sales Representative
“Although our sires and their daughters are impressive, my favorite part of the job is the people. It is truly a privilege to work for a farmer-owned cooperative where I get to directly serve the producers and ranchers who own Select Sires.”
Mackenzie Gomes, All West/Select Sires Manager of Communications
"I really like working with our customers. We always have something new to talk about, or show them, and that makes this job so interesting. We have a really good team!"
Karl Krangnes, Northwest Sales Administrator
“All of my customers are great people. It’s hard to find a dairy customer who isn’t. They all love their animals and they’re easy to work with.”
Bryce Stampanoni, All West/Select Sires Professional A.I. Technician
"All West allows me to use my talents every day to continue doing what I enjoy in this industry."
Greg Collins, All West/Select Sires California Director of Sales
"There aren't many companies that genuinely care about the people that work for them as much as All West does."
Cris Hatch, All West/Select Sires Central California District Manager
“I really enjoy the opportunity to be a small part of the rich history of family farming. I also like seeing how the industry adapts to change and prepares for the future.”
Carson Hillberg, Dairy Program Specialist
"It feels like family and our goal is all the same, which is to help the customer."
Rene Meyers, All West/Select Sires Administrative Assistant
"Everybody at All West/Select Sires makes you feel welcome and part of something bigger than just the logo on your shirt or the miles on your truck. It's really a special organization."
Rodney Paulo, All West/Select Sires Dairy Program Specialist
"I really like the team atmosphere of All West. We have great people in this cooperative. I also love working with our customers while still working with cows every day."
Kit Watson, All West/Select Sires Professional A.I. Technician