Brady Core Named Dairy Program Specialist at KABA/Select Sires

Louisville, Ky., November 16, 2010 - Brady Core of KABA/Select Sires has been named dairy program specialist for the cooperative. Core is highly trained to assist KABA/Select Sires customers with mating decisions via Select Mating Service™ (SMS™) and reproductive programs using Select Reproductive Solutions™ (SRS™) to ensure their success. Core will be the key individual at KABA/Select Sires for the recently released Select Detect™ activity monitoring system and has been fully trained in the installation and maintenance of these systems. In addition, Core is responsible for the Program for Genetic Advancement™ (PGA™) and Program for Fertility Advancement™ (PFA™) cooperator herds throughout KABA Select Sires' marketing area.

Brady Core Named Dairy Program Specialist at KABA/Select Sires

Core grew up on his family's elite Jersey farm, Keightley & Core Jersey Farm, Salvisa, Ky., and obtained his degree from the University of Kentucky. As a member of University of Kentucky's dairy judging team that competed at the 2008 National Intercollegiate Judging Contest, Core placed as the 10th high individual overall. In the 2010 North American Intercollegiate Dairy Challenge, Core competed with his team from University of Kentucky and was recognized with gold level honors. During the summer of 2009, Core interned with Jersey Marketing Service (JMS) through the Fred Stout Experience Award, and at Yosemite Jersey Dairy in Hilmar, Calif.

Since his employment with KABA/Select Sires, Core has continued to train and hone his skills using SMS and SRS services and is ready to put those skills to work to assist his customers.

Based in Louisville, Ky., KABA/Select Sires is the farmer-owned and controlled cooperative that services Kentucky, southern Indiana and Missouri in cooperation with Select Sires Inc. As the industry leader, it provides highly fertile semen as well as excellence in service and programs to achieve its basic objective of supplying dairy and beef producers with North America's best genetics at a reasonable price.

™ Select Mating Service, SMS, Select Reproductive Solutions, SRS, Select Detect, Program for Genetic Advancement, PGA, Program for Fertility Advancement and PFA are trademarks of Select Sires Inc.