Blackstone Pride 3003 x 3F Epic 4631 - 4 IVF embryos - $600/embryo

  • An exciting mating for extreme real world growth potential with WW I+81 and YW I+143!
  • Blackstone Pride 3003 (AAR Ten X x Sitz Upward) is a powerfully built proven donor that was purchased as the high selling open heifer at the Blackstone Cattle Company 2014 production sale. This female stems from the $150,000 valued Stevenson Clova Pride 6253. 3003 has proven to excel at producing very docile cattle with high-growth genetics as the donor dam of the current #1 YW non-parent KCF Bennett Fortress son (2XL Fortress 7126), #3 non-parent Baldridge Waylon daughter, and #2 YW parent VAR Generation 2100 son (the ORIgen sire 2XL Generation X 5226). Her son, 2XL Generation X 5226, was part of the “World Champion Pen of 3” at the 2016 Midland Bull Test where he finished with a 131 ADG ratio, 119 IMF ratio, and a 111 efficiency ratio against some of the top bulls in the country.
  • 3F Epic is one of the hottest new outcross sires to hit the market in the last few years. He is a big time curve bending sire combining a negative Birth Weight EPD with top 1% growth genetics. His calves have had phenomenal progeny ratios of 98 BW, 102 WW, 103 YW and two members of the 2018 Express Ranches Denver Champion Pen of Three Bulls.

Erica of Ellston M231 x Mead Magnitude - 4 embryos - $500/embryo

  • An excellent female-maker mating with the added bonus of high growth potential!
  • Erica of Ellston M231 (Basin Excitement x SydGen Journey), a daughter of the now-deceased Basin Excitement, was a 2014 selection as an open heifer from the Hoover Angus herd and stems from the great Erica of Ellston R155 cow which produced 12 NR@112 with a 363 day calving interval. This cow stems from the same female line as Hoover Dam and Hoover Home Run and stacks many generations of AI caliber breedings. M231 is an extremely deep bodied donor with a picture perfect udder and exceptional docility who has consistently produced some of the top calves in our herd every year, including 2XL Exploration 5230, the current #3 WW/#2 YW parent bull in the breed, 2XL Ragnar 5908 (current 2XL herdsire with WW +86 YW +153); and 2XL TenX 5208, part of the “World Champion Pen of 3” at the 2016 Midland Bull Test with an 136 ADG ratio against some of the top bulls in the country.
  • Mead Magnitude was one of the most exciting new sires last year to enter the AI market as the Mead Farms high seller in 2017. His pedigree combines two sires that have excelled in the 2XL herd, KCF Bennett Southside and the now deceased Plattemere Weigh Up. Magnitude takes curve bending performance to a new level with a reasonable birth weight and calving ease combined with tremendous performance genetics with top 1% WW, YW, CW, $Feedlot and $Beef values. He is backed by a strong proven cow family with ideal maternal design and productivity and excels in docility and $W.

2XL Clova Pride 6230 x Baldridge Bronc - 4 embryos - $500/embryo

  • A perfect blend of style, docility and growth!
  • 2XL Clova Pride 6230 (KCF Bennett Southside x AAR Ten X) is one of the most exciting up and coming donor prospects in the 2XL herd today as the best heifer to date out of her donor dam, Blackstone Pride 3003. She is an incredibly docile, feminine heifer with an impressive HD50K profile including 8 economically important traits in the top 5%, including top 1% WW, top 2% YW, Doc, Milk and CW, and top 5% SC, HP, and Fat. Her first calves to this mating are on the ground this spring 2018 at 2XL and definitely stand out as the thickest calves with the highest growth so far in the calf crop!
  • Baldridge Bronc was the top-selling bull of the record-setting 2016 Baldridge Brothers Bull Sale. He is an expressive muscled, masculine young sire with a huge top and bold rib shape. He is level in design and has tremendous base width. Bronc exceeds his sire for frame size and he captures your attention from every angle and comes from the legendary Isabel cow family.

2XL Clova Pride 6230 x 3F Epic 4631 - 4 embryos - $600/embryo

  • A perfect blend of style, docility and growth!
  • 2XL Clova Pride 6230 (KCF Bennett Southside x AAR Ten X) is one of the most exciting up and coming donor prospects in the 2XL herd today as the best heifer to date out of her donor dam, Blackstone Pride 3003. She is an incredibly docile, feminine heifer with an impressive HD50K profile including 8 economically important traits in the top 5%, including top 1% WW, top 2% YW, Doc, Milk and CW, and top 5% SC, HP, and Fat. Her first calves to this mating are on the ground this spring 2018 at 2XL and definitely stand out as the thickest calves with the highest growth so far in the calf crop!
  • 3F Epic is one of the hottest new outcross sires to hit the market in the last few years. He is a big time curve bending sire combining a negative Birth Weight EPD with top 1% growth genetics. His calves have had phenomenal progeny ratios of 98 BW, 102 WW, 103 YW and two members of the 2018 Express Ranches Denver Champion Pen of Three Bulls.

2XL Opal 5933 x KCF Bennett Southside - 4 embryos - $500/embryo

  • Another excellent female-maker mating with the added bonus of high growth potential!
  • 2XL Opal 5933 (Baldridge Waylon x GAR New Design 5050) is one of the most exciting up and coming donors in the 2XL herd today as the highest adjusted weaning weight heifer ever produced at 2XL (723 lbs/ratio 125 on grass only/no creep feed) and a yearling weight ratio of 116. Her dam boasts the following progeny ratios in the 2XL herd: BR 4-96; WR 4-115; YR 3-108; Ribeye 3-109. 5933 is an incredibly docile heifer (HD50K top 1% for docility) that is beautifully put together. Her first heifer calves out of Basin Bonus 4345 arrived this fall 2017 and have had an excellent look and growth!
  • KCF Bennett Southside was selected for use in the 2XL herd for his excellent growth and maternal power. Five out of six dams on the bottom side of his pedigree are Pathfinders and he boasts an outstanding combination of Scrotal Circumference, Heifer Pregnancy and Docility along with ranking among the top high accuracy sires in the breed for Weaning Weight, Yearling Weight and $Beef. 2XL Clova Pride 6230 is an excellent example of his progeny in the 2XL herd!

2XL LGL Lilly 4133 x Mead Magnitude - 4 embryos- $500/embryo

  • A proven outcross mating for solid functional cattle!
  • 2XL LGL Lilly 4133 (SS Fast Track x Rito Revenue) is an outcross dam that traces back to one of our most prolific foundation females who boasts 9 current dams in our herd including 3 full sisters out of SS Fast Track that have a current combined BR 4-99, WR 4-105 and YR 3-107 on natural calves! Her three bulls out of Plattemere Weigh Up were the first to sell this spring at 2XL. The top flushmate, 2XL Weigh Up 7113, sold to Hoover Angus and is one of only 2 bulls in the breed with his extreme birth (-1.3) to yearling (+133) spread combined with excellent docility (+30) and scrotal (+1.33) EPDs. 4133 ideal maternal cow with moderate frame size and excellent udder, feet and leg structure.
  • Mead Magnitude was one of the most exciting new sires last year to enter the AI market as the Mead Farms high seller in 2017. His pedigree combines two sires that have excelled in the 2XL herd, KCF Bennett Southside and the now deceased Plattemere Weigh Up. Magnitude takes curve bending performance to a new level with a reasonable birth weight and calving ease combined with tremendous performance genetics with top 1% WW, YW, CW, $Feedlot and $Beef values. He is backed by a strong proven cow family with ideal maternal design and productivity and excels in docility and $W.

2XL Erica 5237 x Byergo Titus - 4 embryos - $600/embryo

  • Unlimited growth potential by crossing two of the top growth lines in the breed!
  • 2XL Stella 5237 (VAR Discovery x Basin Excitement) is another exciting young donor at 2XL as a full sister to 2XL Exploration 5230, the current #3 WW/#2 YW parent bull in the breed. Her first natural calf out of Quaker Hill Rampage posted ratios of 103 WW and 105 YW in an extremely tough contemporary group of bulls from last spring at 2XL. Her dam, Erica of Ellston M231, was a 2014 selection as an open heifer from the Hoover Angus herd and stems from the great Erica of Ellston R155 cow which produced 12 NR@112 with a 363 day calving interval. This cow stems from the same female line as Hoover Dam and Hoover Home Run and stacks many generations of AI caliber breedings.
  • Byergo Titus 6340 was the hottest outcross high growth bull to reach the AI market this year! He is the current #2 WW and YW non-parent bull in the Angus breed with an actual adj WW of 1013lbs and YW of 1706lbs. Offspring of his dam have been a yearly feature of the Byergo sale, and his sire, Byergo Black Magic is the breed's #1 $Beef sire.

Additional information regarding embryo purchases:

  • All embryos are grade one or grade two embryos stored in Iowa and will be released to the buyer to the buyer once payment is made.
  • The Buyer shall be responsible for shipping costs of embryos.
  • All embryo packages consist of 4 embryos. Buyers purchasing embryo packages that fail to establish at least two pregnancies when the work is done by a Certified Embryologist will be provided additional embryo(s) of the same or equal value.