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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. 



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

Download and view Simmental promotional videos.
  11/27/2015 Ruby Cattle Co. "Livin' The Dream" Production Sale Murray, IA map
  11/27/2015 Triangle J Ranch's 2nd Annual Top Cut Online Heifer Sale Miller, NE map
  11/28/2015 Foxy Ladies Bred Heifer Sale West Point, NE map
  11/28/2015 Grass-Lunning Simmentals' Female Sale LeRoy, MN map
  11/28/2015 Trennepohl Farms' Right By Design Sale Middletown, IN map
  11/29/2015 Cowtime Sale Wahoo, NE map
  11/29/2015 The Chosen Few at Janssen Farms Gilmore City, IA map
  12/5/2015 Next Step Cattle Co.'s Carcass Merit Bull Sale Auburn, AL map
  12/5/2015 A December to Remember at Pleasant Hill Farms Rockfield, KY map
  12/5/2015 Montana's Choice Simmental Sale Billings, MT map
  12/5/2015 Jewels of the Northland Sale Clara City, MN map
  12/7/2015 Dakota Made Production Sale Salem, SD map
  12/7/2015 Genetic Perfection Sale Fremont, NE map
  12/9/2015 Double Bar D Farms Simmental "She's Got The Look" Female Sale Grenfell, SK map
  12/12/2015 North Dakota Simmental Association's Showcase/Classic Sale Mandan, ND map
  12/12/2015 North Alabama Bull Evaluation Sale Cullman, AL map
  12/12/2015 Driggers Simmental Farm Bull Sale Glennville, GA map
  12/12/2015 Sandeen Genetics Buildin' A Brand Sale Bloomfield, IA map
  12/12/2015 Tom Brothers Ranch and DA Cattle Private Treaty Bid-Off Sale Campbellton, TX map
  12/12/2015 Hartman Cattle Company's 20th Annual Customer Appreciation Sale Tecumseh, NE map
  12/16/2015 Six-R / AKA Livestock Bred Heifer Sale Ogden, IL map
  12/19/2015 Pride of the Prairie Sale Chandlerville, IL map
  12/19/2015 South Dakota Simmental Source Sale Mitchell, SD map
  12/28/2015 St. Nick's Eggstravaganza Online Embryo Event Seward, NE map
  1/16/2016 University of Florida Bull Test Sale Greenwood, FL map
  1/16/2016 SimMagic On Ice Denver, CO map
  1/18/2016 National Western "The One-Volume XXIII" Sale Denver, CO map
  1/19/2016 Wild Wild West Simmental Sale Brighton, CO map
  1/27/2016 Sioux Empire Simmental Show and Sale Sioux Falls, SD map
  1/30/2016 Double J Farms' 42nd Annual Private Treaty Simmental Bid Bull Sale Garretson, SD map
  1/30/2016 J&C Simmentals Annual Bull Sale West Point, NE map
  1/30/2016 Forster Farms 37th Annual Production Sale Smithfield, NE map
  1/31/2016 Triangle J Ranch's Annual Production Sale Miller, NE map
  2/1/2016 Sloup Customer Appreciation Online Sale Seward, NE map
  2/1/2016 36th Annual Gateway "Breeding Value" Bull Sale Lewistown, MT map
  2/3/2016 Begger's Diamond V Big Sky Genetic Source Bull Sale Wibaux, MT 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
  2/10/2016 River Creek Farms 25th 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
  2/11/2016 Bichler-Johnson Simmentals 10th Annual "Quality Not Quantity" Production Sale Linton, ND 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
  2/19/2016 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 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 Rhodes Angus Open House Bull Sale Carlinville, IL map

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