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New GENEX Jersey genetics for ideal commercial cows

SHAWANO, Wisconsin — New sires in the GENEX Jersey lineup possess genetics for creating ideal cows for commercial herd environments. 


Leading the new releases at an impressive +803 for the Ideal Commercial Cow (ICC$) index is 1JE01054 ACHIEVER {3}. This Avon son improves yield with his +541 for the Cheese Maximizer (ChMAX$) sub-index of ICC$. He also has an exceptional +27.2 JUI™ and debuts at +710 Cheese Merit (CM$) and +210 JPI™. ACHIEVER {3} adds impressive longevity (+6.6 Productive Life) as well.

1JE01073 HALL {4} ranks third in the lineup for the ICC$ index, behind ACHIEVER {3} and 1JE01057 CESPEDES {3}. This early 1JE00922 RONALDO {3} son makes a stand at +791 ICC$, +662 CM$ and +196 JPI™. HALL {4} adds production efficiency with a +628 ChMAX$ rank, +144 combined Fat & Protein (CFP) and over +1100 Milk.

1JE01047 ARENA {3}, a full brother to ACHIEVER {3}, joins the lineup at +739 ICC$ and +651 CM$. This bull is extremely balanced with impressive rankings for the ICC$ sub-indexes, along with a +0.3 Daughter Pregnancy Rate (DPR), +29.2 JUI™ and +125 CFP.

Another new Avon son, 1JE01041 KAZAN {3} is +735 ICC$, +183 JPI™ and +594 CM$. He combines strong component production (+127 CFP) with quality udders (+14.4 JUI™) and positive daughter fertility (+0.3 DPR).

1JE01069 AMPLIFY {3}, a son of well-known GENEX sire 1JE00892 VANDRELL {2} , debuts at +709 ICC$, +666 CM$ and +194 JPI™. Use AMPLIFY {3} to add positive component percentages, improve udders (+19.3 JUI™) and increase daughter fertility (+0.4 DPR).

1JE01076 JACK BAUER {3} is an early 1JE00921 EUSEBIO {4} son at +680 ICC$, +582 CM$ and +175 JPI™. He adds milk yield while siring daughters with impressive udders (+21.9 JUI™).

In addition, a group of Marlo sons were added to the lineup including 1JE01028 APPROACH {3} at +698 ICC$, 1JE01048 EVERLASTING {3} at +678 ICC$, 1JE01046 FRESCA {3} at +673 ICC$, 1JE01036 NORBERT {3} at +664 ICC$ and 1JE00970 STEPH {3} at +615 ICC$. All five add impressive component yields, especially Fat, while also improving udders with high JUI™ values. FRESCA {3} and NORBERT {3} are +590 and +576 CM$ respectively.

To see the complete lineup with additional new-release sires, click here. For more information or to purchase genetics - including GenChoice™ sexed semen - contact your local GENEX representative or call 888.333.1783.

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