Semex, an industry leader in global genetic solutions, announced today that Paul Larmer will step down from his position as Chief Executive Officer as part of Semex’s succession plan, effective December 31, 2023.
Vierra Dairy started using early-release sires from Semex in 2016 and was impressed with the program. Just a year later in 2017 a joint venture was formed.
For the past decade, Immunity+® has been at the heart of Semex’s solutions. For herds that selected for it intensively, the results have been an economic game changer!
Semex and Milc group are excited to announce a global partnership providing clients with cutting-edge technology that simplifies dairy management and drives unprecedented efficiencies.
Semex’s genomic testing program Elevate® has been giving Kappa Casein genotypes in its genomic test since July 2022, and lately, this has been generating a lot of discussions.
Partnering with industry leaders globally is one of Semex’s strategic objectives. When looking at the world of Brown Swiss, Semex turned to the birthplace of the Braunvieh breed, Switzerland and its Swissgenetics.
Boviteq Beef Sales Specialist Kane Aegerter grew up in Seward, Nebraska as a fourth-generation Shorthorn cattle producer. His family’s cow/calf operation is home to elite show and production genetics that Kane took to national levels as a junior exhibitor.
From the first day, a red bull named Ranger-Red received his first genomic evaluation in March 2020, the industry has been excited by him.
Just before the April 2023 proofs, a new condition impacting Holsteins was announced called Calf Recumbency.
The future is full of change and even more significant changes within our industry.
Climate change is no longer just a problem that future generations are concerned about… It’s here!
Holstein International, February 2023, interview with Semex Beef Sire Analyst, Dennis Serhienko.
Adam Zehr loves the Holstein business. Bright, articulate and knowledgeable, this young cowman is always thinking about cows, bulls, matings, genomics, shows and where to go next.
In 2022, no faction of Semex’s business grew more, or was a larger success, than Boviteq.
People are the cornerstone of our success.
Continuously improve and grow. That’s a simple description of the business objectives of Hoenhorst Farms Ltd, a family-owned dairy near Innerkip, Ontario, Canada.
Ethics drive production and profitability at Fair Cape Dairies.
Semex Solutions make genetic decisions easy.
The fastest herd improver on farm.
10 Quick Facts About Semexx™ Sexed Semen
The way dairy calves are fed and managed can have lasting effects on their lifelong eating habits and related growth, health and productivity. Dr. Trevor DeVries, University of Guelph Animal Behavior and Welfare Researcher, has studied and researched calf feeding behavior in great depth, and recently shared his findings during the Semex Webinar Series.
Comestar Holstein, Victoriaville, Quebec, is one of the most famous herds of all-time. From humble beginnings, Marc and France Comtois took one cow family, the Laurie Sheiks, and bred and developed a line of outstanding animals that have had an enormous impact on Holstein genetics the world over in the last 30 years.
Genomic testing is becoming a critical part of genetic decision making in progressive dairy operations for these key reasons: Right-Sizing Heifer Inventory, Higher Accuracy of Mating and Immunity Genomic Results.
Genetics for Life means that together, we’re building our client’s best business. We’re results driven, technology first and sustainable, targeting mutual success. In addition to our leading genetic solutions, we have the best product whether you’re talking dairy, beef or embryos.
One of the most modern, intensely managed and successful contract dairy heifer raising facilities in the world today is Rancho Las Nieves (RLN) in Spain. Their attention to detail, and emphasis on the health, welfare and comfort of the animals under their care, has made RLN a trusted provider in the rearing of replacement heifers for their clients.
A dozen do's and a few don'ts.
As with any investment in business, correct management is needed to preserve value.
Follow these guidelines to preserve the best possible quality product.
Would your dairy benefit from Semexx™ semen?
Careful handling of the Semex product (semen or embryos) maintains its integrity and quality.