American Simmental Association

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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
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

  4/25/2014 New York Bull and Heifer All Breeds Sale Seneca Falls, NY map
  4/26/2014 Sunset View Farms' Family Traditions Female Sale Auburn, KY map
  4/26/2014 Heartland Performance with Class Bull Sale Waverly, IA map
  5/1/2014 Nelson Simmental/SimAngus Bull Sale Glasgow, MT map
  5/2/2014 Southern New England Simmental Association's Annual Sale Springfield, MA map
  5/3/2014 Stars and Stripes Sale Gettysburg, PA map
  5/3/2014 Timberland Cattle's Best-of-the-Black Angus and SimAngus Female Sale Vernon, AL map
  5/10/2014 Carolina's "Full House" Multi-Breed Female Sale Clemson, SC map
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