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           Enrolling in the Carcass Merit Program - Jimmy Butcher

If you'd like to increase the value of your seed stock operation, develop a more profitable cowherd, or increase the accuracy of the EPDs on your bulls, take a few moments to check out this video about enrolling in the Carcass Merit Program, and hear first hand from Carcass Merit participant Jim Butcher of Gateway Simmentals about his experience with the program.

Click here to view the video.

 

 

Pulling Hair Samples for DNA Submission

Are you new to submitting DNA samples or have you always wondered if you're pulling your hair samples correctly?
Click here to watch this brief video on how to properly pull effective hair samples for DNA submission. 

                                                      

eSeminars

eSeminar Archive: Did you miss an eSeminar? Or want to watch one again?

Topic Presenter Title
Heterosis Dr.Bert Moore Heterosis in the Cowherd and Feedyard - Download PowerPoint
Calving Assistance Dr. Robert G. Mortimer Calving Assistance and Strategies
Calving Assistance Dr. Robert Bellows Calving Season Preparation
T.H.E. Steve McGuire Do You Want to be a Performance Advocate?
T.H.E Leoma Wells How To Complete T.H.E. Compliance Requirements Using 2010 Calf Data Examples.
T.H.E Leoma Wells THE, Easy as 1,2,3
EPDs Dr. Wade Shafer From Phenotypes to EPDs - The Genetic Model
Genetics Dr. Wade Shafer Improving Profit via Genetics
Herdbook Jannine Story Groups and Reports Part I Using groups and reports with ASA’s Herdbook Services.
Herdbook Jannine Story Groups and Reports Part II - Creating Custom Groups and Reports
Upcoming Sales
  Date Title Location Map
  2/6/2016 Olrichs/Felt Farms Bull Sale Norfolk, NE map
  2/6/2016 Dixie National Simmental Sale Jackson, MS map
  2/6/2016 Black Hills Stock Show & Sale Rapid City, SD map
  2/6/2016 Prickly Pear Simmentals "Made In Montana" Sale Helena, MT map
  2/7/2016 Hartman Cattle Company's Simmental Bull Sale Tecumseh, NE map
  2/8/2016 Edge of the West Bull and Female Sale Mandan, ND map
  2/8/2016 Dakota Power Bull Sale Valley City, ND map
  2/8/2016 Iowa Beef Expo Des Moines, IA map
  2/9/2016 Bichler-Johnson Simmentals 10th Annual "Quality Not Quantity" Production Sale Linton, ND map
  2/10/2016 River Creek Farms 26th Annual Production Sale Manhattan, KS map
  2/10/2016 Wilkinson Farms' Breeding for the Future Sale Napoleon, ND map
  2/11/2016 Lassle Ranch Simmentals 23rd Annual Production Sale Glendive, MT map
  2/12/2016 TNT Simmentals' 30th Annual "Genetic Explosion" Sale Almont, ND map
  2/12/2016 Hook Farms and Clear Springs Cattle Co. "Bred for Balance" Sale Tracy, MN map
  2/12/2016 Hart Simmental Beef Builder Bull Sale Frederick, SD map
  2/12/2016 Watertown Winter Farm Show & Sale Watertown, SD map
  2/12/2016 Bata/Olafson 19th Annual Joint Simmental Bull and Female Sale Rugby, ND map
  2/13/2016 Grass-Lunning Bulls-Eye Bonanza Sale LeRoy, MN map
  2/13/2016 Kenner Simmentals' 20th Annual Production Sale Leeds, ND map
  2/13/2016 Berger's Herdmasters SimAngus Hybrid Bull Sale North Platte, NE map
  2/14/2016 Rydeen Farms 18th Annual "Vision" Sale Clearbrook, MN map
  2/15/2016 Bulls of the Big Sky Billings, MT map
  2/16/2016 QBVJT Power By Design Sale Oakes, ND map
  2/19/2016 Dakota Xpress Annual Bull and Female Sale Mandan, ND map
  2/19/2016 Mader Ranches Bull Power Sale Carstairs, AB T0M, Canada map
  2/19/2016 R & R Cattle Company's Annual Production Sale Chamberlain, SD map
  2/19/2016 Cow Camp Ranch Annual Spring Bull Sale Lost Springs, KS map
  2/20/2016 Ellingson Simmentals' Annual Production Sale Rugby, ND map
  2/20/2016 Rhodes Angus Open House Bull Sale Carlinville, IL map
  2/20/2016 Sandy Acres Simmental Bull Sale Creighton, NE map
  2/20/2016 29th Annual "Genetics with the Holistic Approach" Sale Aberdeen, SD map
  2/20/2016 7P Ranch 22nd Annual Spring Bull Sale Tyler, TX map
  2/20/2016 Dixson Farms Inc., Private Treaty Sale Atwood, KS map
  2/25/2016 Illinois Performance Tested Bull Sale Springfield, IL map
  2/27/2016 Gold Bullion Group, 14th Annual Bull Sale Wamego, KS map
  2/27/2016 Sunset View Farms' Family Traditions Bull Sale Auburn, KY map
  2/27/2016 Hofmann Simmental Farms' "Buy Your Way" Bull Sale Clay Center, KS map
  2/27/2016 Minnesota State Simmental Sale Rochester , MN map
  2/27/2016 Mid-America Simmental Sale Springfield, IL map
  3/1/2016 Hill's Ranch Production Sale Stanford, MT map
  3/1/2016 Doll Simmental Ranch 36th Annual Production Sale Mandan, ND map
  3/2/2016 Janssen Farms "JF Scalebuster" Bull Sale Dunlap, IA map
  3/4/2016 Eichacker Simmentals' Annual Bull Sale Salem, SD map
  3/4/2016 Snake River Bull Test Sale Jerome, ID map
  3/5/2016 Trinity Farms' Generations of Excellence Sale Ellensburg, WA map
  3/5/2016 RS&T Simmentals, LLC Bull Sale Savannah, MO map
  3/5/2016 Kentucky Beef Expo Simmental Sale Louisville, KY map
  3/5/2016 Flying H Genetics 'Roughage N' Ready' Bull Sale Arapahoe, NE map
  3/7/2016 Keller Broken Heart Ranch Annual Production Sale Mandan, ND map
  3/11/2016 74-51 Cattle Company's Red Dirt Bull Sale Marshall, OK map
  3/12/2016 Carcass Performance Partners 13th Annual Bull Sale Lucedale, MS map
  3/12/2016 Tennessee Beef Agribition Lebanon, TN map
  3/12/2016 Great Lakes Beef Connection Bull Sale Clare, MI map
  3/13/2016 Wisconsin Simmental Association's Spring Spectacular Sale Lancaster, WI map
  3/14/2016 Hudson Pines-Hayes Ranch Genetic Legacy Bull Sale Billings, MT map
  3/15/2016 Open Gate Ranch Sale Simms, MT map
  3/18/2016 Sunflower Genetics' Annual Sale Maple Hill, KS map
  3/18/2016 3C Christensen Ranch and NLC Simmental Ranch Annual Production Sale Wessington, SD map
  3/18/2016 Gengenbach Cattle Co.'s 8th Annual Production Sale Imperial, NE map
  3/19/2016 Red Hill Farms' "More Than a Bull XI", Bull and Female Sale Lafayette, TN map
  3/19/2016 Ohio Beef Expo/Eastern Spring Classic Sale Columbus, OH map
  3/19/2016 Altenburg Super Baldy Ranch's 24th Anniversary Annual Bull and Heifer Sale Fort Collins, CO map
  3/19/2016 Michigan Bull Test Sale Crystal, MI map
  3/19/2016 Flying H Genetics 'Grown On Grass' Bull Sale Butler, MO map
  3/21/2016 Bridle Bit Simmentals 3rd Annual All Terrain Bull Sale Springfield, CO map
  3/23/2016 Premium Sourced Cattle 4th Annual Bull and Female Sale Eckley, CO map
  3/26/2016 T Heart Ranch High Altitude Bull Sale La Garita, CO map
  3/26/2016 Dickinson Simmental and Angus Ranch 43rd Annual Production Sale Gorham, KS map
  3/26/2016 Vertical Edge Genetics "Bulls In Bancroft Production Sale" Bancroft, ID map
  3/26/2016 Wildberry Farms Bull and Bred Heifer Sale Hanover, IL map
  3/26/2016 Spring into Excellence Simmental Sale Pennsylvania Furnace, PA map
  3/26/2016 Professional Beef Genetics Open House Bull Sale Clinton, MO map
  4/2/2016 The Gathering at Shoal Creek Excelsior Springs, MO map
  4/2/2016 Bulls of the Bluegrass Mt. Sterling, KY map
  4/2/2016 McDonald Farms' 13th Annual "Pick of the Pen" Bull Sale Blacksburg, VA map
  4/2/2016 Michigan Beef Expo East Lansing, MI map
  4/9/2016 Brant Farms Genetic Balance Sale Hinckley, MN map
  4/9/2016 New Day Genetics' Spring Sale Osceola, Missouri map
  4/16/2016 Nelson Livestock Company Production Sale Wibaux, MT map
  4/23/2016 Sunset View Farms' Family Traditions Female Sale Auburn, KY map
  5/6/2016 Southern New England Simmental Association's Annual Sale Springfield, MA map
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