New Generation Genetics Bulls Continue to Lead the Pack Following April Genetic Evaluations

New Generation Genetics Bulls Continue to Lead the Pack Following April Genetic Evaluations

New Generation GeneticsFollowing the release of the April 2012 genetic evaluations, bulls from New Generation Genetics ranked at or near the top for Milk, Components, Type, Udder Composite, DPR, Productive Life, NM$ and PPR.

54BS438 R N R Payoff BROOKINGS continues to lead the way ranking in top 6 for both PPR & NM$. Brookings daughters have calved again and improve his production proof to +373m +38f +.10% +26p +.06% +4.4 Productive Life, +0.9 DPR 180 PPR and +497 NM$. Brookings is also near the top of the type list at +1.0 Type and +1.27 Udder Composite. Brookings has been found to have a shorter gestation—similar to that of a Holstein—and the calving ease of 4% is superior for this reason.

54BS374 Sun-Made VIGOR ET *TM has added nearly 3,000 daughters worldwide in the last eight months. He continues to be the most complete bull in recent history within the Brown Swiss breed. Vigor sons will soon have their first crop of daughters freshening. Vigor’s proof is NM$ +413 +401m +0f +20p +0.2 DPR 143 PPR +0.7 Type and +1.22 Udder Composite and a breed leading +6.6 Productive Life.

54BS438 Cozy Nook Beamer TORCH continues to impress with daughters maturing, and he now ranks #7 in the PPR Index. Torch improved his Type and Udder Composite, confirming what is being seen by Brown Swiss breeders on-farm. His proof and is +323m +47f +.15% +33p +.10% +3.2 Productive Life breed leading +1.5 DPR +0.89 Udder Composite 178 PPR and +453 NM$.

54BS447 Olson Mel Zeus MOJO ET *TM increased his udder composite and is one of the best udder-improving proven bulls available. Mojo is strong for production, improves longevity and increases milking speed in his daughters. He increased his type with more daughters scored, and now has a proof of +0.5 Type and +1.16 Udder Composite. His proof is +606m +24f +17p +2.0 Productive Life 107 Milking Speed, 128 PPR and $306 NM$.

54BS433 Bo Joy Premium GALAXY Twin *TM increased on his elite milk and component production as more daughters continue to freshen. His proof is +1622m +23f +34p and 100 PPR. Galaxy is available in Preferred Sex Semen.

Preferred Sex Semen is also available from Old Mill C SOLUTION Et *TM, Olsons Mel Zeus MOJO ET, Bo Joy Agenda GOLDWYN, Twinkle-Hill Dynasty ALLOY and Pit-Crew Wonder TANBARK.

207BS7 ETLAR was officially graduated into the proven line-up and is the breeds only bull to be over +2000 for milk production. Etlar is a German bull and can serve as a great outcross sire, with breed leading production without sacrificing longevity. His proof is +2068m +61f +57p +1.9 Productive Life $470 NM$ and a PPR of 244 making him the #1 bull in the breed.

New Generation Genetics offers the most comprehensive Brown Swiss Sires portfolio in the U.S. For further information call 920-568-0554, email dan@brownswiss.com or visit www.brownswiss.com.

4.09.2012