JEDI Leads Select Sires Super Sampler Lineup

PLAIN CITY, Ohio, August 24, 2015 - Select Sires' Super Sampler™ lineup is home to unique, breed-leading young sires with 20 of the top 100 on Holstein Association USA's Top Genomic Young Bulls list. Five "250H" sires also rank on the list. 507HO13250 S-S-I Montross JEDI-ET leads the list at +2809 and is joined by his full brother 7HO13251 S-S-I Montross JETT-ET (+2701 GTPI), 7HO12571 De-Su HEINZ 12342-ET (+2694 GTPI), 507HO13195 S-S-I Partyrock PROFIT-ET (+2660 GTPI), 507HO12569 OCD Jabir HEISENBERG-ET (+2657 GTPI), 7HO12266 Woodcrest Mogul YODER-ET (+2653 GTPI), 7HO12236 Plain-Knoll Dona BAYONET-ET (+2641 GTPI) and 7HO12647 Plain-Knoll MANDO Usa-ET (+2634 GTPI) in the top 25. JEDI also tops the young sire GLPI list in Canada at +3379.

There are 20 Super Samplers and GenerVations young sires that transmit more than 100 pounds of CFP including the No. 1 genomic young sire 7HO12255 Welcome SS PETERPAN-ET (+172 CFP). JEDI (+164 CFP), 7HO12518 Gold-N-Oaks SS SNOWBOY 521 (+164 CFP), 7HO12449 Pen-Col MARTY-ET (+160 CFP), 7HO12256 Bacon-Hill MAGUIRE-ET (+159 CFP), JETT (+154 CFP), YODER (+154 CFP), 7HO12165 Bacon-Hill MONTROSS-ET (+148 CFP) and 7HO12450 Pen-Col SS AMBITION-ET (+148 CFP) are top-25 CFP sires. 7HO12388 TripleCrown SS DESIRED-ET is the top Red Carrier CFP sire at +138.

7HO12353 Pol Butte Mc BEEMER-ET (+3.70) is the No. 3 Type sire while 7HO12464 Webb-Vue Mccutchn CHROME-ET (+3.13 FLC), BEEMER (+2.97 FLC), 7HO11926 S-S-I Mogul DEFENDER-ET (+2.88 FLC) and 7HO12042 Sonnek GC CORVETTE-ET (VG-87) (+2.81 FLC) are leading FLC sires.

Select's Super Sampler lineup contains exceptional SCR sires including 7HO12233 Farnear SS ADMIRAL-ET (+4.7 SCR), YODER (+4.3 SCR), 7HO12111 Mr OCD Epic DRAGONHEART-ET (+4.2 SCR), 7HO12115 OCD Mayfield DECEIVER-ET (+4.2 SCR), BEEMER (+4.1 SCR) and 7HO12248 Furnace-Hill M SUPERIOR-ET (+4.1 SCR).

To view Select Sires' complete Holstein lineup, visit www.selectsires.com or contact your Select Sires sales representative.

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.

Source: 8/15 USDA-CDCB Genomic Evaluation, USDA/HA Genomic Evaluation, CDN Evaluation. Active Genomic Holstein Young Sire Lists. 8/15 % Rel: ADMIRAL SCR 80; YODER SCR 97; DRAGONHEART SCR 88; DECEIVER SCR 97; BEEMER SCR 93, Type 77; SUPERIOR SCR 93; JEDI LPI 67; PETERPAN Yield 78; JEDI Yield 75, LPI 67; SNOWBOY Yield 78; MARTY Yield 78; MAGUIRE Yield 78; JETT Yield 74; YODER Yield 78; MONTROSS Yield 78; AMBITION Yield 78; DESIRED Yield 78; CORVETTE Type 79; DEFENDER Type 78; CHROME Type 78 ®Total Performance Index and TPI are registered trademarks of Holstein Association USA. ™Super Sampler is a trademark of Select Sires Inc.