August 2017 Holstein Proofs for High Females by Trait

August 2017 Holstein Proofs for High Females by Trait These lists are from the top 10,000 female genomic list and if your female is not included it can be for a variety of reasons such as these: She was not tested in time to make the cut off for proofs or if she only has an initial genomic result vs a monthly. The list includes both scored and un-scored females. Please let me know if you have any questions call 215.518.0437 or email:[email protected] ©BlodgettCommunications, ©TPI® Holstein USA, ©CDCB   Top GTPI

2017 August Top 100 Holstein Bulls for Milk

2017 August Top 100 Holstein Bulls for Milk Breed Country Reg. Number Registration Name Primary NAAB Code PTA Milk PTA Milk Rank HO USA 70726929 UECKER SUPERSIRE JOSUPER-ET 29HO17553 3129 1 HO USA 71703339 BACON-HILL MONTROSS-ET 7HO12165 3074 2 HO USA 70372014 SULLY HARTFORD SWMN MYTH-ET 1HO10692 2837 3 HO 840 3008897582 S-S-I SNOWMAN MAYFLOWER-ET 7HO11621 2613 4 HO USA 70625807 DE-SU ALTAGILCREST-ET 11HO11272 2611 5 HO USA 72332709 MR EVERGREENVIEW ALTADAY-ET 11HO11470 2576 6 HO USA 70358061 SANDY-VALLEY SALOON-ET 200HO2792 2300 7 HO USA 72128215 MR MOGUL DENVER 1426-ET

2017 August Top 100 Protein Holstein Bulls

2017 August Top 100 Protein Holstein Bulls Breed Country Reg. Number Registration Name Primary NAAB Code PTA Protein Lbs. PTA Protein Lbs. Rank HO USA 70726929 UECKER SUPERSIRE JOSUPER-ET 29HO17553 91 1 HO USA 71703339 BACON-HILL MONTROSS-ET 7HO12165 91 2 HO 840 3008897582 S-S-I SNOWMAN MAYFLOWER-ET 7HO11621 81 3 HO USA 70358061 SANDY-VALLEY SALOON-ET 200HO2792 76 4 HO 840 3011001301 S-S-I SUPERSIRE BALLGAME-ET 7HO11986 72 5 HO USA 72128215 MR MOGUL DENVER 1426-ET 151HO690 71 6 HO USA 70372014 SULLY HARTFORD SWMN MYTH-ET 1HO10692 71 7 HO USA 70541620 CO-OP

2017 August Top 100 Net Merit Holstein Bulls

2017 August Top 100 Net Merit Holstein Bulls Breed Country Reg. Number Registration Name Primary NAAB Code Net Merit Net Merit Rank HO USA 72128216 MR MOGUL DELTA 1427-ET 203HO1468 951 1 HO USA 70726929 UECKER SUPERSIRE JOSUPER-ET 29HO17553 908 2 HO USA 69560690 CO-OP ROBUST CABRIOLET-ET 1HO10396 866 3 HO USA 72254526 WOODCREST MOGUL YODER-ET 7HO12266 866 4 HO USA 72128125 EDG RUBICON-ET 151HO681 864 5 HO USA 69981349 SEAGULL-BAY SUPERSIRE-ET 7HO11351 855 6 HO USA 71703339 BACON-HILL MONTROSS-ET 7HO12165 843 7 HO 840 3011001301 S-S-I SUPERSIRE BALLGAME-ET 7HO11986

Now Available – 014HO07898 LOADED

Now Available – 014HO07898 LOADED Accelerated Genetics is eager to announce the release of 014HO07898 Mr No LimitLOADED-ET. This Doorman son is out of a VG-88 CAN Numero Uno, then the well known, Rockymountain Talent Licorice EX-95. Licorice has a long list of accolades that include being the First Place Senior 3-Year-Old and Intermediate Champion at the 2010 Royal Winter Fair, the First Place 4-Year-Old and Reserve Senior Champion at World Dairy Expo in 2011, as well as All-Canadian and All-American that same year. Licorice not only shined in the

Select Sires is Home to Nearly 50% of Sires on Holstein’s Top 100 TPI List

Select Sires is Home to Nearly 50% of Sires on Holstein’s Top 100 TPI List

Select Sires is Home to Nearly 50% of Sires on Holstein’s Top 100 TPI List Select Sires is Home to Nearly 50% of Sires on Holstein’s Top 100 TPI List PLAIN CITY, Ohio, April 18, 2017—With 45 of the top 100, 28 of the top 50, 15 of the top 25 and nine of the top 10 TPI® sires on Holstein Association USA’s Top 100 TPI Bulls list, Select Sires has maintained its position at the top of the industry. 7HO12165 MONTROSS (+2744), new release 7HO12266 YODER (+2673), 7HO11351 SUPERSIRE (+2603),

Select Sires is Home to Nearly 50% of Sires on Holstein’s Top 100 TPI List

Select Sires Home to Top Young Sires

Select Sires Home to Top Young Sires Select Sires Home to Top Young Sires PLAIN CITY, Ohio, April 17, 2017—Select Sires continues to offer the best genomic young bulls with the top 14 GTPI® sires on Holstein Association USA’s Genomic Young Bulls list including Super Samplers™ 7HO13250 JEDI (+2867) and new release 507HO13607 MAGICTOUCH (+2820). 7HO12600 MODESTY (+2802) and 507HO13576 KNIGHT (+2791) rank in the list’s top 20. MODESTY is the No. 3 young sire for Net Merit (NM$) at +977 while 7HO12788 FRAZZLED (+939), 7HO12943 CURRY (+921) and 7HO12821 EVEREST (+909)

Select Sires is Home to Nearly 50% of Sires on Holstein’s Top 100 TPI List

TEXAS and JORDACHE Join Strong Jersey Lineup at Select Sires

Select Sires PLAIN CITY, Ohio, April 14, 2017—The Jersey lineup at Select Sires continues to offer industry-leading genetics and leaders for fertility, total performance and type in both proven and genomic young sires. Two new proven graduates 7JE1354 TEXAS, a very popular former Super Sampler™, is a 7JE1163 IRWIN son from Heartland Nathan Texas-ET (E-95%). TEXAS is the new leader for Jersey Udder Index™ (JUI™) at Select Sires and ranks third in the breed at +31.0. Available gender SELECTed™, he is among the breed’s top 10 for Type (+2.0) and is the

Select Sires is Home to Nearly 50% of Sires on Holstein’s Top 100 TPI List

Select Sires Brown Swiss, Ayrshire, Guernsey and Milking Shorthorn Bulls

Select Sires Brown Swiss, Ayrshire, Guernsey and Milking Shorthorn Bulls PLAIN CITY, Ohio, April 13, 2017—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 Select Sires Brown Swiss, Ayrshire, Guernsey and Milking Shorthorn Bulls 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 Gretchen “2E93 2E93MS” while his dam is one of eight Excellent

Select Sires Graduates Exciting Class of Proven Holstein Sires

Select Sires Graduates Exciting Class of Proven Holstein Sires Including 7HO12266 YODER   PLAIN CITY, Ohio, April 6, 2017—Twelve newly proven graduates, sired by six different sires, joined the Select Sires lineup after the April 2017 sire summary. From production to total performance and from fitness to type this class excels in a variety of traits.   Top GTPI® Sires             7HO12266 YODER is the top new graduate in the industry for GTPI at +2673. A 7HO11314 MOGUL son from a Very Good (85) 7HO8081 PLANET daughter, YODER is also among the

Proposed changes to evaluation system (April 2017)

Cow livability and revised body weight composite in net merit By Paul VanRaden and Tom Lawlor  Cow livability (LIV) was introduced as a new trait in August 2016 and is now included in lifetime net merit dollars (NM$). Cows that die are assumed to generate $1,200 less income than those sold for beef. Relative emphasis on LIV in December 2016 NM$ is 7%, but is counteracted by decreasing the relative emphasis on productive life (PL) from 19% to 13%. This revision does not change the expected genetic progress for PL but