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2017 top AI bulls

Postby hornedfrogbbq » Mon Jul 09, 2018 11:06 am

Does anyone have the list of which bulls sold the most semen or had the most registrations from 2017?
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Re: 2017 top AI bulls

Postby Bright Raven » Mon Jul 09, 2018 11:16 am

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5. Upgrade
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Re: 2017 top AI bulls

Postby hornedfrogbbq » Mon Jul 09, 2018 11:26 am

Thank you sir. I'm primarily interested in Black Angus but also think others may be interested in each of the different breeds. I think helpful for all of us to be looking at what is leading in each breed...because in the end, they're steaks. All of them.
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Re: 2017 top AI bulls

Postby Bright Raven » Mon Jul 09, 2018 11:31 am

Angus 2017 Top Ten

1. RB Tour of Duty 177
2. Quaker Hill Rampage
3. Connealy Black Granite
4. AAR Ten X
5. SAV Resource 1441
6. Basin Payweight 1682
7. WR Journey
8. KCF Bennett Absolute
9. VAR Discovery 2240
10. PVF Insight 0129
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Re: 2017 top AI bulls

Postby hornedfrogbbq » Mon Jul 09, 2018 12:31 pm

I just saw that Connealy Impression has died...not sure the date. That bull has alot of daughters and grand daughters and great grand daughters in the angus herd. Tip 'O the cap to that big boy.
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Postby tnwalkingred » Tue Jul 17, 2018 3:31 pm

Tour of Duty and Absolute would be my picks in that list followed by Black Granite Ten X.
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Postby gizmom » Wed Jul 18, 2018 3:34 pm

I have seen Resource and used him a bunch I like him a lot. I have not used Pay Weight but have seen some impressive calves out of him. I used Absolute this breeding season so will have calves on the ground in October, I have to admit his docility EPD has me a bit nervous. I have spent the day on cattle records always gets me excited about the upcoming calving season.

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Postby Lazy M » Wed Jul 18, 2018 7:01 pm

gizmom wrote:I have seen Resource and used him a bunch I like him a lot. I have not used Pay Weight but have seen some impressive calves out of him. I used Absolute this breeding season so will have calves on the ground in October, I have to admit his docility EPD has me a bit nervous. I have spent the day on cattle records always gets me excited about the upcoming calving season.

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Payweight looks like your kind of bull.. Reminds me of Charlo
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Re: 2017 top AI bulls

Postby Warrior2154 » Thu Jul 19, 2018 7:03 am

Payweight makes them thick and wide. He can throw a little extra brisket but I'm ok with that because he does a lot of other things right.
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Re: 2017 top AI bulls

Postby gizmom » Thu Jul 19, 2018 4:52 pm

I am looking at this bull https://www.angus.org/Animal/EpdPedDtl. ... n2qQ%3d%3d to use on heifers I like both top and bottom of the pedigree. I am pretty anxious to see how the SAV Abundance calves look.

Edited to add Warrior at the cost per pound brisket is going for the extra brisket might be a good thing lol.

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Re: 2017 top AI bulls

Postby Air gator » Sun Jul 22, 2018 8:08 pm

You don't hear much about Tour of Duty anymore.
How's he doing? I think some other bulls stole his thunder but I guess
that's human nature to fall in love with things/animals that are new.
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