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Click to enlarge - Hurtgenlea RICHARD CHARL GTPI+2920
December 4, 2018
Legacy, Nashville, Riveting and Charl

Pine-Tree CW LEGACY at GTPI +2949 maintains his top spot on the High Ranking TPI Genomic Young Bulls followed by NASHVILLE, RIVETING AND CHARL. 
 

1. PINE-TREE CW LEGACY (Frazzled x Yoder x Liquid Gold) GTPI+2949
2. MR DYNASTY NASHVILLE (Dynasty x Nominee x Robust) GTPI+2944
3. S-S-I BG FRZZLD RIVETING (Frazzled x Profit x Rodgers) GTPI+2933
4. HURTGENLEA RICHARD CHARL (Charley x Yoder x Supersire) GTPI+2920
5. PEAK ALTALAWSON (AltaRobson x Delta x Supersire) GTPI+2913

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December 4, 2018
Progenesis, Westcoast & Stanton Brothers own top GPA-LPI calves

The Top 25 GPA-LPI Heifers (<9 months of age and Canadian-owned) are all bred and owned by the breeding programs of Progenesis LP, Westcoast Holsteins and Stanton Brothers LTD.

1. PROGENESIS FABULOUS RITA (Fabulous x Legendary x Delta) GPA-LPI+3709
2. WESTCOAST ALCOVE RIZA 7565 (Alcove x Montana x Supershot) GPA-LPI+3707
3. WESTCOAST ALCOVE RIZA 7512 (Alcove x Montana x Supershot) GPA-LPI+3675
4. WESTCOAST ALCOVE RIZA 7533 (Alcove x Montana x Supershot) GPA-LPI+3645
5. PROGENESIS MILKTIME PINTO (Milktime x Superhero x Rubicon) GPA-LPI+3645

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Click to enlarge - RUBICON
December 4, 2018
Top 25 International TPI® Bulls

151HO00681 RUBICON maintains top position for GTPI Proven Bulls

1. RUBICON +2824G (Mogul x Robust x Planet)
2. DANTE 1407 +2800G (McCutchen x Robust x Planet)
3, JOSUPER +2790G (Supersire x Beacon x Jango)
4. DELTA 1427 +2779G (Mogul x Robust x Planet)
5. DUKE +2747G (Montross x Supersire x Snowman)

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December 4, 2018
Top GPA-LPI Young Bulls in Canada

1. S-S-I PR RENEGADE (JaltaOak x Millington x Davinci) GPA-LPI+3640
2. WESTCOAST HORIZON (Fortune x Bayonet x Racer) GPA-LPI+3590
3. CLAYNOOK DISCJOCKEY (Fortune x Monterey x Unix) GPA-LPI+3584
4. PEAK TROPIC (Hotline x Rubicon x Epic) GPA-LPI+3576
5. SANDY-VALLEY AP PANAMA (Pinnacle x Jedi x Balisto) GPA-LPI+3566

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December 4, 2018
New Haplotype

Holstein Association USA: A new Haplotype Impacting Fertility (HH6) was discovered by French researchers, and first reported on at the 2018 International Committee for Animal Recording (ICAR) meeting. HH6 results will be delivered by the Council on Dairy Cattle Breeding (CDCB) with the other haplotypes starting in December 2018, and results will be available for all genomic tested animals at that time. Holstein breeders may find the status of their animals using the Family Tree Search on the HAUSA web site, or Enlight® users may also find the information there. READ MORE

December 4, 2018
CDCB: Progress Requires Change

A great step of progress in dairy cattle improvement was taken with the December 2018 genomic evaluations, which utilize the more robust 80k SNP and the new-and-improved genome assembly. With progress, change can be expected, and production traits and Net Merit for some bulls may be noticeably affected in the December evaluations.
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Click to enlarge - Cherry Crest Manoman Roz EX-91
December 3, 2018
35 new GMD and 5 new DOM for Siemers

Congratulations to the team at Siemers Holsteins! Holstein Association USA announced it's 2018 dams receiving GMD and DOM status, one of the highest honors awarded in the breed. The breeding program of Siemers Holsteins had 35 new Gold Medal Dams and five new Dam of Merits, a tremendous accomplishment. Several backed by the Cherry Crest Manoman Roz family. LEARN MORE about the donors of Siemers Holsteins.

Click to enlarge - Jacobs Lauthority Loana EX-96-3E-CAN
November 29, 2018
Donors added for MD-West-View Genetics

Exciting new donors have been added to the lineup for MD-West-View Genetics, Boonsboro, Md. including a beautiful Solomon daughter direct from World Dairy Expo Champion, Lauthority Loana. Check out Jacobs Solomon Loan and herdmate Jacobs Capital Gain Brise.

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November 26, 2018
CYBER MONDAY ... Free Shipping

Holstein Plaza is excited to announce a special FREE SHIPPING promotion valid thru Monday, December 3, 2018. Embryos MUST BE shipped within the U.S. and valid on any orders of 10 (or more) embryos OR a total value of $6000. SHOP NOW

Click to enlarge - Underground Bccas Blair-Red EX-90 at 2-09
November 23, 2018
Tremendous Classification at Oakfield Corners

A tremendous classification at Oakfield Corners Dairy earlier this week included a total of 176 scored, 15 Excellents (8 new Excellents), 37 Very Good (1 new first lactation VG-89), 87 Good Plus (15 with VG-MS). Highlighted by Vale-O-Sken Gold Karmilla going Excellent-94 (max) and the winning Senior 3-Year-Old at the Northeast Fall National Show 2018. Underground Bccas Blair-Red went Excellent-90 at 2-09 an exciting young cow that will show as a Senior 3-Year-Old next year! Congratulations to the team at Oakfield Corners!