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Holstein Canada Recognizes Semex Sires

With each genetic evaluation Holstein Canada recognizes sires who reach elite standards in production, conformation and also genetic indexes through their Superior Production (SP), Superior Type (ST) and Class Extra (EXTRA) programs.

Superior Production
Four Semex sires have been recognized in April 2010 as Superior Production sires having combined genetic indexes for Fat and Protein in the top 5% of the Canadian sire population. Sires must have a reliability of at least 85%.

USAM62494312 CANYON-BREEZE ALASKA-ET
(LAUDAN X BW MARSHALL)

USAM51870194 LARCREST CAPTURE-ET
(JOCKO BESN X CONVINCER)

AUSM1277910 ROSEWORTHY HAY MAKER-IMP-ET
(MORTY X STORM)

USAM134408408 SANDY-VALLEY BRODERICK-ET
(STORMATIC X CONVINCER)

Superior Type
Eight Semex sires have been recognized as Superior Type in April 2010. Sires winning this award are within the top 5% of the sire population for their type proof (Conformation, Mammary System, Feet & Legs, Dairy Strength, Rump) and with a reliability of at least 85%.

CANM7623619 BRAEDALE BLUEGRASS
(MODEST X ALLEN)

CANM7425457 GREENLANE SWEEPSTAKE
(SEPTEMBER STORM X ALLEN)

CANM103258520 KILDARE ANECDOTE
(WINDOWS X ALLEN)

USAM136407083 MARKLAND LARS-ET
(LANCELOT X BW MARSHALL)

USAM136469715 OUR-FAVORITE MANNING-ET
(DURHAM X EMORY)

USAM136632274 R-E-W LANCASTER
(DURHAM X LHEROS)

USAM61690982 REGEL BACHELOR
(LAUDAN X STORMATIC)

USAM135785513 WINDY-KNOLL-VIEW PROMAR-ET
(BW MARSHALL X RUDOLPH)

Class Extra
Holstein Canada recognized the following Semex sire for Class Extra, which requires elite standards for both production and conformation.

CANM7746123 STANTONS STEADY
(MR SAM X CONVINCER)