Genex Jerseys Bring Bull Power
SHAWANO, Wis. - The August sire summary brought more bull power to the Genex Jersey lineup. Whether looking for polled genetics, longevity, improved udders or more heifer calves, the Genex lineup can meet any breeding goals.
14 sires over +5.0 Productive Life
The Genex lineup is full of Jersey sires destined to add productive life to your herd! New release 1JE00803 SCORE (Vibrant x Impuls) tops the list at +7.5 Productive Life and doesn't stop there. With +$682 Cheese Merit, SCORE debuts at #3 in the Genex lineup. His impressive +256 JPI™, extreme +1704 PTA Milk and impressive fitness traits make him a sire who can fit any herd's breeding goals.
2 Polled Sires
1JE00790 MICKEY-P (Lovabull-P x Legal) joins 1JE00750 CECIL-P as the second bull in the lineup to provide polled genetics. MICKEY-P is out of one of the best first crop Legal daughters, Woodstock Legal Micki EX-90%, and sires profitability, yield and conformation in addition to the added bonus of naturally hornless offspring.
3 Renegade Sons
The sire making waves across the industry this sire summary is Renegade, and Genex is now home to three of his promising young sons. Joining 1JE00780 MAYER are 1JE00797 FANTOM (Renegade x Dale) and 1JE00788 RENT (Renegade x Action), two new releases with strong PTA Type and JUI™ and are also free of IMPULS and ARTIST bloodlines. FANTOM also brings with him +0.02% Protein and +0.06% Fat, ideal for producers receiving premiums for components. RENT offers improved fitness performance, evident by his +5.3 Productive Life and +0.8 Daughter Pregnancy Rate.
8 sires over +4.0 JUITM
If improving udder conformation is a priority, look no further than the Genex Jersey lineup. 1JE00793 DIVINE, 1JE00791 DIVIDEND and 1JE00700 LEXICON return with +5.44, +4.90 and +4.79 JUI respectively and are joined by new sires 1JE00803 SCORE and 1JE00788 RENT who are both over +4.50 JUI.
22 different sires represented first generation
The Genex lineup continues to grow as a source of diverse pedigrees and maternal lines. With 22 different sires represented in the first generation, there is a pedigree to fit the needs of every farm. One sire to start with would be 1JE00798 BRAVEHEART (Duke x Mor) who just added daughters this proof. BRAVEHEART's unique pedigree makes him a sire that can be used on virtually any cow in the breed.
17 sires with GenChoiceTM
If heifer calves are a priority, Genex has the solution. The GenChoice lineup for the Jersey breed offers 17 different options! The latest sires to join these ranks are new releases 501JE00796 CALVIN (Virgil x Gold Medal-P) and 501JE00794 ZAYD (Plus x Abe). CALVIN is a sire who offers the optimum combination of yield (+1407 PTA Milk) and udder conformation (+3.88 JUI). The industry has already been buzzing about ZAYD, the first son of popular, 1JE00711 PLUS, who offers total performance without Impuls in his pedigree.
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