712HO01005 CHARISMA, a new release, hails from Our-Favorite Holsteins, Fall Creek, Wis.
- Our-Favorite Charisma-ET is a Woodcrest King Doc from a VG-88 Cookiecutter Hang-Time-ET with a first lactation 365-day record of 27,580 pounds of milk, with 5.0%F (1,389F) and 3.7%P (1,019P), calving in at 1-11.
- His granddam, Our-Favorite Unlimited EX-94 2E completed a third lactation 365-day record of 33,640 pounds of milk, with 4.3%F (1,437 F) and 3.5%P (1,182 P). Unlimited is sired by Maple-Downs-I G W Atwood-ET, and is backed by eight generations of Very Good and Excellent dams with lifetime production records as high as 356,900 pounds of milk.
- CHARISMA has a +2517 GTPI® with stand-out conformation (+4.02 PTAT), high components and solid fertility. Not only is he Beta Casein A2/A2 and Kappa Casein BB, his extraordinary combination of type, production and fertility ranks him amongst the best in the breed.
712HO01001 DEWGOOD, owned by Dean & Wanda Good, Oconto, Wis., is from 11 generations of Very Good and Excellent dams and is a unique pedigree being an OCD Rogers Franchise-ET out of a VG-85 Co-Op Day Tuffenuff-ET. DEWGOOD brings a well-rounded package as a calving ease specialist (6.0% SCE), siring long-lived, fertile cattle (+5.6 PL, +2.1 LIV and +1.0 FI) with good udders (+2.82 UDC) and desirable production (+1092 Milk). DEWGOOD’s GTPI is +2529, and he is also Beta Casein A2/A2 and Kappa Casein BB.
712HO01002 LOTTO, owned by Golden Oaks Farm, Wauconda, Ill., is from 11 generations of Very Good and Excellent dams going back to Comestar Laurie Sheik-ET. Sired by Silverridge V Imax-ET out of a VG-87 Delaberge Pepper-ET, LOTTO’s +2637 GTPI offers a terrific combination of components. At over 1,000 pounds of milk, +0.16% fat and +0.06% protein with +5.3 PL, +0.6 DPR, 6.9% SCE combined with a +2.26 UDC and +1.84 FLC, LOTTO offers the tremendous balance cattle breeders are looking for today.
712HO01003 MAURICE *RC *PC, owned by Hurtgenlea Holsteins Ltd, Elkhorn, Wis., is from seven generations of Very Good and Excellent dams, sired by Pine-Tree Splendid-P-ET out of a VG-86 Woodcrest Mogul Yoder-ET. Coming in at +2554 GTPI, MAURICE is the fourth highest amongst red carrier, polled bulls. MAURICE is a well-rounded sire with high components (0.23%F and 0.05%P), desirable health traits (+5.4 PL and +4.4 LIV) and solid udders (+1.98 UDC), piquing the interest of many breeders.
712HO01004 RODDY *RC, owned by Trent Hendrickson & John Schneller, Blanchardville, Wis., is sired by S-S-I Modesty Magictouch-ET, out of an 87-point (Excellent udder) Seagull-Bay Silver-ET daughter backed by 12 generations of Excellents going back to the Queen of the Breed, C Glenridge Citation Roxy EX-97. Trent-Way-JS RODDY-ET has a GTPI of +2568 and ranks 26th for genomic red carrier sires. RODDY offers a balanced genetic profile combining a strong conformation profile (+2.03 PTAT and +2.56 UDC) with easy calving (7.0% SCE) and solid heath traits (2.80 SCS, +5.6 PL, +2.3 LIV and +0.9 FI) with favorable components (+64 F and +46 P). RODDY is Kappa Casein BB and Beta Casein A1/A2.
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