7HO9841 Siemers Shottle Hulk-ET Passes Committee for Excellent (95)

PLAIN CITY, Ohio, August 6, 2014 - At just over seven-years-old, 7HO9841 Siemers Shottle HULK-ET has become the newest Excellent (95) sire at Select Sires after unanimously passing a committee of Holstein Association USA classifiers. From the same maternal line as the popular Type and udder specialist, 7HO9545 Siemers Toys HERO 9701-ET (EX-92-GM), HULK is a Type (+2.90 PTAT), udder (+2.30 Udder Composite) and feet and leg (+2.54 Feet and Leg Composite) improver. His daughters produce a large volume of Milk (+1,387) with low Somatic Cell Score (SCS) (2.71). A Superior Settler™ (+2.6 Sire Conception Rate), HULK is a perfect sire to use during the summer breeding season.

Bred by Siemers Holstein Farms, Inc. of Cleveland, Wis., HULK is a Shottle son from Siemers Titanic Hia 8119-ET (EX-91-EX-MS-GMD-DOM). His second dam is a 7HO5157 Regancrest Elton DURHAM-ET (EX-90-GM) daughter, Siemers Durham Hia 6333-ET (EX-91-EX-MS-GMD-DOM). The next five dams are all Excellent or Very Good.

Based in Plain City, Ohio, Select Sires Inc., is North America's largest A.I. organization and is comprised of nine farmer-owned and -controlled cooperatives. 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.

™Superior Settler is a trademark of Select Sires Inc. 04/14 USDA-CDCB/HA Genomic Evaluation %Rel.: Type 92, Yield 95, SCS 90, SCR 95.