Beef x Dairy Program: Adding Value through Feeder Calves
The Beef x Dairy (BxD) program identifies beef sires that are ideal crosses for use your dairy females. As part of your strategic breeding program, these sires are proven to create profitable terminal cross calves.
The BxD program pinpoints most the relevant beef breeds and sire options based on your needs and end-processors’ desires. Among the breeds represented are:
» Limousin (Breeding to FeedingSM program)
These breeds have the ability to produce feeder calves that are homozygous polled and homozygous black for coat color. The designated sires also have the elite EPD rankings end-processors require, as well as calving ease and fertility which are a must for ease in your operation.
To learn more, download the BxD sire catalog or contact your local GENEX representative. Additional information is also available through customer service online or via phone at 888.333.1783.