Baldridge Pratissa X41C
The base cow at Rossman Farms Genetics is a direct daughter of Baldridge Pratissa W165. W165 is a power cow at Baldridge Performance Angus and the dam of many sale-topping bulls, whose daughters have had a huge impact in the Baldridge Performance program.
THE BEST PART OF PRATISSA X41C IS HER POWERFUL LOOK,
PERFECT DESIGN AND UDDER WHEN IN PRODUCTION.
The influence of Pratissa X41C will be felt for years to come.
Boyd/Myers Butterfly M758
Granddam: Thomas Butter Fly 21042
This cow defies the genomic antagonism of the birth / growth spread.
CED 15 BW -2.3 WW 77 YW 133 with top 1% $W 2% CED 2% BW 5% WW 10% YW 15% $M. The ability to transmit the birth to yearling spread to her offspring is impressive. Doing a sort for the 4 above traits only 8 cows in the Angus database are displayed. (traits CED – BW – WW – YW)
Purchased as a pick of 5 heifer calves at the 2019 National Western Stock Show from Joe Myer and Charlie Boyd.
The dam, Thomas Butterfly 4742 and grand dam Thomas Butterfly 21042 have produced many sale toppers and features for the Boyd/Myers partnership.
This cow will be propagated into the future due to her kind, type and EPD profile for BW – CED – WW - YW
Mead Juana R511
Dam: Mead Juana H168
Granddam: Thomas Juana 2459
POWER COW with timeless pedigree for longevity, function, fleshing ability and maternal traits. Top 3% $M 10% $G. She is the 3rd highest marbling Connealy Thunder cow in the Angus database.
Sired by Connealy Thunder (born 2005), who has over 11,800 BW’s and over 3,890 daughters in the Angus database. The ability to sire sons that made cows for commercial cattlemen and daughters for the Sitz Angus program is truly impressive.
The Dam, Mead Juana H168, born 2008, sired by GAR Predestined (born1999). Juana H168 Calved at 14 years of age in the spring of 2022. The granddam, Thomas Juana 2459, born in 2002 sired by Plowman 1627 of Mill Brae (born 1994) whose sire is DHD Traveler 6807.
In the fast-moving world of Angus breeding using genomics, we believe in taking a step back and taking the time to propagate time-tested genetics for fleshing ability, body composition, longevity for MATERNAL FUNCTION to create long term value for our customers and our cow herd.
MDH Blackcap Lady F010
HA Image Maker 0415- Son of Granddam HA Rito Blackcap 9038
Blackcap Lady F010 is a power cow that is wide based, big ribbed, stout hipped and feminine fronted with great udder structure while in production. She is an example of reaching back and pulling forward great production-based genetics that survived the pressure of genomic enhancement given the age of the base cows in the pedigree. She is top 4% $M 4% $W 5% Claw 10% REA 10% $C.
Her sire is Connealy Confidence Plus who is creating some of the very best females in the Angus breed. His influence will be felt for generations.
The dam, HA Blackcap Lady 7258 (born 2007) was purchased as a 10-year-old cow to propagate the cow family. HA Blackcap Lady 7258 sired by HA Program 5652 (born 2005 who stood at ABS) was purchased by Sullivan Farms from southern Iowa as a heifer calf at the 2007 NILE female sale in Billings, MT. The grand dam HA Blackcap Lady 1055 (born 2001) sired by Papa Forte 1921 (born 1991) lived to be 14 years old and produced sale topping bulls and many replacement females. The great- grand dam HA Blackcap Lady 9038 (born 1989) accumulated a record of 87 daughters in production and 149 ultrasound scans. She was seen by many as one of the very best Angus cows standing in Montana in the 1990’s. HA Image Maker who stood at ABS for years was her most famous son and widely used in commercial and breeder herds for many years.
Rossman Lady H771
Sire: Gardens Cache 17709960
Bringing together 2 of the very best Angus programs in America: Green Gardens Angus and Benoit Angus from Kansas.
H771 is being moved to the donor pen for good reasons. She has top 1% RADG 1% $F 1% $B 1% $C 2% Doc 3% $M 4% Marbling 5% $G 5% $B 5% HP 10% YW.
Her ET Bull Calf, sired by Baldridge Versatile will be a sale highlight of the yearlings of the Rossman Farms Genetics 2023 bull sale held on February 23 rd.
SHE CAN CREATE LOW BIRTH, BALANCED TRAIT, HIGHLY MATERNAL, HIGH-END PRODUCT MERIT ANGUS CATTLE.
Baldridge Isabel H091
Great Grand Dam: Baldridge Isabel T935 16746720
Baldridge Isabel H091 was the top selling bred heifer of the 2021 Baldridge Performance Angus female sale. H091 individual performance ratios BW @ 97 WW @ 102 YW @ 104 and ultrasound scan ratios of 163 IMF 102 REA. Her great grand dam is the base of the Isabel cow family, Baldridge Isabel T935 who is the dam of Baldridge Isabel Y69. She combines Top 1% Marbling, $G, $B, $C. Top 3% REA Top 4% CED Top 5% BW and top 10% SC. Isabel H091 brings the above performance in a moderate sized package. Her 2023 sale bull sired by Baldridge Versatile is an interesting breeding piece if you want to moderate frame and add big time end product merit.
Priorities for the Rossman Farms Genetics Cow Herd
Keep Mature Size In-Check
MSF2 3000A GL004
Sire: HOOK`S BEACON 56B
GL004 combines powerful phenotype with breed-leading projections for growth and elite carcass merit. She is one of the most unique PB Simmental cows in the ASA Database. A unique combination of moderate birth, and curve-bending growth she ranks in the top 1% for marbling and top 2% for REA. GL004 ranks in the top ten for API among female parents in the ASA database.