Sires UsedDawn Bowman

Mr Bow K 304A – Purebred Gelbvieh

304A#2

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We are very excited about 304A’s progeny – both his bulls and heifers are performing well.  Many of his daughters are at the top of our list for   replacements in our herd.  And his bulls have been well received.  With added thickness, this homozygous black and hetrozygous polled herdsire has a powerful Genomic Enhanced EPD package!  Out of a perfect uddered dam that Bow K Ranch raised, whose calves come small and wean above average.  She is a Dam of Merit.

Semen available on this bull.



Mr Bow K 220Z – 75% Gelbvieh Balancer

220Z
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Excellent calving ease and growth in this black, polled, thick herdsire.  A 75% Gelbvieh Balancer that is easy going and an Igenity score that indicates a 9 for tenderness.  His sons were well received in the “Pot of Gold”  Bull Sale.

The bull pictured is a son of 220Z.




Other Sires Used

For the 2018 calf crop, we have utilized Mr. Bow K 304A  plus the following A.I. sires:

Red Gelbvieh

Oscar – good calving ease and growth in this homozygous polled 88% purebred bull.

Black Gelbvieh

Mr. Bow K 627D -A homozygous polled purebred with good calving ease and adequate growth plus a good phenotype.  Top 10% of the breed for FPI and a maternal brother to our herdsire, Mr. Bow K 304A.  (Sire is Mr. Impact Z204)

Mr Impact Z204 – A 7/8 purebred that has good calving ease with growth. Homozygous black and homozygous polled.   (Sire is Black Impact 3960N – Gelbvieh)

High Definition – A polled purebred performance bull with excellent phenotype that we are using on our Sam daughters. Homozygous black and homozygous polled.   (Sire is Bennett Kingpin – Gelbvieh)

Granite Yale – A homozygous black, homozygous polled purebred with good maternal strength and phenotype.

Zipline – An attractive, thick,  black, homozygous polled calving ease bull that is well muscled.

Black Balancer®

KCF Bennett Y6 – A 25% Gelbvieh bull that is homozygous black, homozygous polled with excellent calving ease, carcass, and growth.  (Sire is Absolute – Angus)

Bennett B29 – A 50% Gelbvieh with excellent growth and carcass and is homozygous black and homozygous polled.  (Sire is Bennett Dynasty Y158 – Balancer)

BTBR Nevada 1170Y – Homozygous black and homozygous polled bull with good calving ease and carcass traits and is 50% Gelbvieh.  (Sire is Final Objective – Angus)

Mr. Bow K 406B – A 38% Gelbvieh, homozygous black and homozygous polled, with above average calving ease and growth.  Tenderness of 10!  (Sire is Hoover Dam – Angus)

Loveless 936C Sandhill – A homozygous polled, heterozygous black, 50% Gelbvieh with good calving ease, growth, and carcass.  (Sire is CTR Sandhills 0065X – Balancer)

Iron Horse – A 75% Gelbvieh, with good performance and carcass traits plus he is homozygous black and homozygous polled.  (Sire is Crazy Horse 138P – Gelbvieh)

Wow Factor – A homozygous polled, black calving ease bull with growth and good carcass traits.  50% Gelbvieh.

Cov 652D – An attractive, moderate-framed, 75% Gelbvieh calving ease bull that is homozygous black, homozygous polled with thickness and muscle.

Angus

Absolute and Hickock met our criteria for calving ease, growth, docility, and carcass traits.