PLAIN CITY, Ohio, August 21, 2014—GenerVations Inc.’s commitment to providing elite genetics from North America’s best cow families is evident in their genetic offering in the United States. Four of the top 50 GTPISM genomic young sires and elite and well-proven sires are part of this exciting lineup.
Popular young sire, 250HO1002 Genervations EPIC (EX-94) received his first production proof with excellent results. His daughters milk well (+1,411 Milk), yield outstanding Protein (+44 Protein) and produce high quality milk (2.72 Somatic Cell Score). EPIC transmits longevity (+5.1 Productive Life), fertility (+1.8 Daughter Pregnancy Rate) and overall total performance (+2214 GTPI).
A full brother to EPIC’s dam, 250HO933 Tramilda-N ESCALADE-ET (EX-93) is an exceptional feet and leg (+2.71 Feet and Leg Composite) and udder (+2.49 Udder Composite) improver and fitness trait specialist (+5.0 PL, 2.62 SCS).
250HO914 Gillette WINDHAMMER (EX-97) continues to sire show winners on both sides of the border with a +2.81 PTAT. He improves udders (+2.64 UDC) and Fat (+61 Fat, +.17% Fat) while creating pregnancies with a +1.7 Sire Conception Rate (SCR).
A top-10 genomic young sire at +2579, 250HO1127 Stantons MAIN EVENT also ranks outstanding for Net Merit (+906 NM$), Cheese Merit (+983 CM$) and FLC (+3.06). He is a Mogul son from the Crockett-Acres Elita-ET (VG-87-GMD-DOM) family and transmits exceptional health traits (+6.8 PL, +2.6 DPR and 2.65 SCS), Type (+3.15 PTAT) and components (+.10%F, +77F, +.05%P, +56P).
Full brothers, sired by Mogul, 250HO1118 Delaberge PEPPER (VG-86) and 250HO1131 Delaberge SALT (VG-85) are top young sires for GTPI (+2497), CM$ (+976) and NM$ (+865). They will improve udders (+3.34 UDC), overall Type (+3.11 PTAT) and components (+.13%F, +78F, +.08%P, +59P).
At +2494 GTPI, 250HO1136 Lonsdale Bt SHERPA is among the top 50 genomic young sire for GTPI. A Mogul son, he is a production (+2,158 Milk) and component (+76F, +70P) specialist with solid Type (+3.16 PTAT).
250HO1115 Stantons EXTRAVERT (VG-85) is a Mogul son from an Observer dam who ranks among the best for Milk (+2,571M) and Protein (+74P). At +2,561 Milk, 250HO1106 Stantons COLLATERAL (VG-85) is among the elite. An EPIC son, he transmits outstanding Type (+3.59 PTAT) as well.
250HO1049 Genervations LIQUID GOLD (EX-90) (+157 Combined Fat and Protein, +.18%F, +91F, +.11%P, +66P) and 250HO1140 Ste Odile PETRUS (+155 CFP, +.13%F, +92F) are the leading component specialists in the GenerVations lineup.
250HO1123 MOTIVATOR, a Mogul son from a Very Good (85) Fork dam, is among the best for UDC (+3.89), FLC (+3.18) and overall Type (+3.52). With a +2485 GTPI and outstanding fitness traits (2.43 SCS, +6.2 PL), he can work in a variety of breeding programs.
A Snowman son from the Altitudes, 250HO1043 Gen-I-Beq AIKMAN (VG-86) transmits outstanding components: +153 CFP, +.15%F, +94F. A solid Type (+2.53 PTAT) red carrier sire, AIKMAN has an exceptional SCR of +3.6.
Also available from GenerVations in the U.S. are the following sires:
- 250HO1010 Genervations LEXOR (EX-91) (Man-O-Man x Goldwyn)
- 250HO1073 Boldi V S ANTON (VG-89) (EPIC x Man-O-Man)
- 250HO1083 Suntor JOYRIDE (EPIC x Man-O-Man)
- 250HO1092 Gen-I-Beq LUXUEUX (VG-86) (Numero Uno x Baxter)
- 250HO1101 Ste Odile SATISFACTION (EPIC x Man-O-Man)
- 250HO1102 Ste Odile OCEANIC (VG-85) (EPIC x Man-O-Man)
- 250HO1109 Stantons CAMARO (VG-85) (EPIC x Freddie)
- 250HO1112 Stantons BERETTA (VG-85) (LEXOR x Super)
- 250HO1120 Stantons CAPTIVATE (Mogul x Observer)
- 250HO1124 Stantons ENCOUNTER (Mogul x Super)
- 250HO1134 Stantons SERONA (Supersire x Super)
- 250HO1141 Gillette Sgo MESSENGER P (Earnhardt P x Planet)
To order semen from these sires or other GenerVations sires in the U.S. contact your local Select Sires representative or call (614) 873-4683.
Founded in 1999, GenerVations Inc. is a product line of Select Sires Inc., North America’s largest A.I. organization comprised of nine farmer-owned and -controlled cooperatives. As the industry leader, Select Sires provides highly fertile semen as well as excellence in service and programs to achieve its basic objective of supplying dairy and beef producers with North America’s best genetics at a reasonable price.
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Source: 08/14 USDA-CDCB Genomic Evaluation, USDA/HA Genomic Evaluation 08/14 % Rel: EPIC Yield 92, SCS 85, PL 78, DPR 70; ESCALADE Type 93, PL 83, SCS 92; WINDHAMMER Type 88, Yield 93, SCR 92; MAIN EVENT NM$ 71, Type 73, PL 69, DPR 66, SCS 71, Yield 76; PEPPER NM$ 70, Type 72, Yield 75; SALT NM$ 70, Type 72, Yield 75; SHERPA Yield 76, Type 73; EXTRAVERT Yield 75; COLLATERAL Yield 76, Type 73; LIQUID GOLD Yield 74; PETRUS Yield 76; MOTIVATOR Type 73, SCS 71, PL 68; AIKMAN Type 76, Yield 78, SCR 83. Rankings based on Holstein Association USA Genomic Young Sire List. SMTotal Performance Index and TPI are service marks of Holstein Association USA.