LD CAPITALIST 316
Connealy Concensus 028 x CA Future Direction 5321
There is little doubt 316 is the most sought after Angus sire in the market today. His calves are powerful and the performance from birth to weaning is near unrivaled. 316 offers the carcase quality and shape with positive fats to produce equally outstanding results on grass & grain alike.
More Angus cows will be breed to Capitalist 316 than any other bull this year and his influence will underpin many pedigrees for generations to come. The 316 sons are consistently the most successful group at sale and appeal to both seedstock and commercial breeders alike.
The reputation of 316 is enhanced by strong set of balanced figures featuring easy calving, solid growth and high
316 is an elite calving ease sire who stamps his calves with great structural build, good hoof shape, and very striking overall balance. With his first daughters now in production, they have neat udders, are beautifully made in their type and kind, and have incredible doing ease.
Tyler Musgrave, Musgrave Angus, Griggsville, IL USA weights.
LD Capitalist 316 x MCATL Pure Product 903-55
Stunner has been keenly sought after post his sale topping ($83,000) presence in the breed leading Musgrave Angus sale. The destiny of Stunner may be one of the great breeding bulls of all time. He is so strong in pedigree, genotype & phenotype that he is arguably faultless. Stunner calves are incredibly thick with added bone. The LD Capitalist 316 sire (also in use at 3R) in combination with a tremendous dam has resulted in a pedigree breeders can use with great confidence. Many rate Stunner's dam as one of the best dams in the USA Angus breed today.
Stunner has the EBV profile to produce easy calves that grow rapidly, consistently in the top 1-5% for growth traits and carcase weights.
We are extremely excited about our Stunner progeny. They are very thick made all the way through with added bone. I would breed as many to Stunner as possible.
Tyler Musgrave, Musgrave Angus, Griggsville, IL USA weights.
Musgrave Aviator x Musgrave Boulder
Apache has been a popular choice for Angus breeders due to both his impeccable genotype and attractive phenotype. The Musgrave Aviator ($300,000) sire has proven highly successful and the leader in semen sales for Origen Genetics. Reports from Musgrave Angus say that Apache has bred huge numbers of cows while maintaining his condition and development second to none, mirroring that of his sire.
The Dam of Apache is highly regarded and a favourite in the Musgrave herd for her productivity and function. Described by many as a near faultless cow.
The EBV profile of Apache is simply unrivalled for calving ease & end product merit - a sire that demands your attention.
Apache offspring are born easily and vigorous. At weaning it is evident they perform well. His offspring have a nice look with good muscle shape and depth of rib. We rank Apache as the greatest son of Aviator.
Tyler Musgrave, Musgrave Angus, Griggsville, IL USA
GAR INERTIA 5226
GAR Momentum x GAR Prophet
It is hard to find a sire with the combined phenotype & genotype that Inertia offers. He is so wide based and immense capacity backed with off the chart kind of numbers. Have a look at the video link.
The Gardiner Angus Ranch program is large scale and commercially orientated - the bulls that rise to the top do so without any favours.
You can spend many years trying to find a genetic package with such moderate calving ease, more explosive growth, absolute muscling and marbling and moves like a cat. On EBV's Inertia is in the top 1% for both EMA & IMF, as the industry moves to new payment systems on the horizon it is sires like Inertia that will add dollars to your business.
In time we could look back at Inertia as a legend of the modern era.
Inertia offers one of the most imposing data and phenotype combinations to ever come out of the illustrious Gardiner Angus program.
Bill Cornell, ABS
CLUNIE RANGE LEGEND L348
Matauri Reality 839 x Connealy Earnan 076E
Legend is a tremendous individual who is breeding sublime. He is commonly described as one of the thickest sires in the market and his progeny are stamped in this fashion without failure. Legend comes from one of the most successful flushes at Clunie Range that also produced the $45,000 Clunie Range Landmark along with our L416 donor.
Matauri Reality 839 needs no introduction and is renowned for the consistent type and carcase merit of his progeny. Legend builds on these traits with added growth and carcase shape throughout.
The J81 cow is huge bodied with mass and yield captured perfectly in a feminine, efficient cow. The E111 cow behind J81 further supports the maternal value of this cow line.
The EBV profile of Legend adds to his appeal with top end calving ease, high growth and typical of the Reality progeny high fat coverage & IMF. The breed type Legend displays adds to his EBV's and pedigree to position him firmly as one of the most exciting sires today.
Legend offers a proven pedigree. He and the family have exceptional dispositions. They are the thickest, deepest, soft easy cattle with frame and exceptional structure.
Brett Guest, Clunie Range Angus, Coolatai NSW
S POWERPOINT 5503
Tehama Revere x S Summit 926
Powerpoint is one of the most popular young sires in the Angus breed today. He was the lead off bull in the 2016 Spickler Angus sale purchased by Ellingson Angus & ST Genetics at $35,000. Powerpoint has proven his future as a sire of industry relevant progeny.
Commended by livestock judges for his incredible body capacity in combination with incredible marbling attributes, Powerpoint drives profit through top 15% in Calving Ease, Birth Weight, Weaning Weight, Yearling Weight & Marbling. Individually Powerpoint achieved a marbling ratio of 221 in his contemporary group.
Genetically Powerpoint combines proven outcross genetics renowned as highly maternal and functional in a commercial environment.
ELLINGSON TOPSHELF 5050
Ellingson Plateau 1155 x SAV Final Answer 0035
Top Shelf was the high selling bull at the 2016 Ellingson sale. He is attractive in type being thick butted, soft and carries himself with ease. The curve bending performance of Top Shelf can quickly add growth and carcase to a pedigree. The growth spread from birth to maturity of Top Shelf has been a feature of his heavy use in North America.
The Ellingson program is well recognised and shares a focus aligned to that of 3R. They raise cattle that are easy management, maternally strong and industry orientated. Like all 3R sires, the cows behind Top Shelf are tremendously strong with proven performance and longevity. The S A V Final Answer daughters consistently appear in the pedigrees of sought after animals.
The EBV values of Top Shelf are incredible with a combination of calving ease, growth and yield. Backed by one of the strongest breeding programs in the industry we consider Top Shelf 5050 to be an outstanding young
5050 is a larger bull that will not only add extra muscle and stifle in his calves but length and size as well. The profit potential on this bull's calves should be excellent for all levels of the industry.
Chad Ellingson, Ellingson Angus
MILLAH MURRAH KLOONEY K42
Booroomooka Theo T030 x Te Mania Emperor E343
Klooney is an $80,000 sire from Millah Murrah who is breeding sublime across the country. The Klooney's are consistent in type and highly sought after by seedstock and commercial breeders.
The Millah Murrah Prue maternal line that has achieved greatness and this greatly appeals to our regard for proven maternal lineages. Prue H4, is one of the most sought after cows in the breed and is prominent in the look of the Klooney daughters in production.
The Klooney sons have sold to over $50,000 and consistently averaged at the top of Angus sales across the country. Almost without exception they are eye catching and reflect the easy doing attributes of Klooney with natural thickness and length.
Klooney offers breeders a consistent, 'no holes' EBV package to support his renowned phenotype. The Klooney progeny are well made with strong surviving ability and functional, vital traits for any breeding program
We just love what Klooney is doing. Beautiful bulls, so long and thick topped ... and the daughters are just beautiful.
Ross Thompson, Millah Murrah Angus, Bathurst, NSW
BUBS SOUTHERN CHARM
Silveiras Conversion 8064 x Connealy Stimulus 8419
Southern Charm is fast establishing himself as one of the most elite breeding sires in the Angus breed internationally. He is one of the most used bulls in the USA (No1 Selling sire at Origen) and the reports on progeny are incredible - with exception. They are thick made, stylishly patterned, easy fleshing and exhibit the same immense phenotype as their sire.
For many Southern Charm is an outcross sire, backed by generations of highly proven donors. His sire, Conversion 8064, has been popular and produced a line of cattle with extra power and lift. Such is the appeal of Southern Charm some of the most commercially orientated ranches have bought into him.
The American EPD profile of Southern Charm presents him as a profit driving sire with high weights, strong fertility and a top 10% combination of Marbling & Ribeye.
A bull that has it all!
Danny Ulmanis, BUB Angus Ranch, Koshkonong, MO USA
BALDRIDGE BEAST MODE
G A R Prophet x Styles Upgrade J59
Beast Mode is a sire that offers so much to profit focussed beef production. He is phenotypically impressive with the right body shape and maturity pattern to breed versatile, heavy progeny that excel in the paddock and on feed.
Genetically Beast Mode is a standout combining the finest of the illustrious Gardiner program with a cow that many believe may be the greatest female in the Angus breed today. Beast Mode is maternal sibling to Baldridge sires - Colonel, Bronc, Special, Hombre, Compass etc in fact to date Y69 has breed 43 sons to sale for an average of over $38,000.
Genetically Beats Mode EBV's are exceptional with top 25% Calving Ease, top 1% weight, top 1% docility, top 20% EMA & IMF. The reports coming out on his first crop in Australia only further enhance our opinion that Beast Mode is going to offer a lot to the 3R breeding program.