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Valerie Holbech Joins the WestGen Team

In an effort to better support the needs of the large and growing herds in Western Canada, WestGen is pleased to announce the appointment of Valerie Holbech to the newly created role of Strategic Account Manager. Valerie grew up in Winnipeg, Manitoba where she also received her Bachelors of Agriculture Degree with a Major [...]

By | March 15th, 2017|Bullseye, News|0 Comments

Australia Tour Recap

We’re thrilled to welcome home the Western Canadian producers who took part in the 2017 WestGen Australia Tour this past January. Their 18-day trip took them all along the eastern coastline of the land down under, stopping in Sydney, Melbourne, Warrnambool, Brisbane, the Great Barrier Reef, Cairns, the rainforest, and the Gold Coast; and [...]

By | March 14th, 2017|Bullseye, News|0 Comments

Show Your Support, Buy a Hat!

4-H Promotion 2017 Each year WestGen, through its Endowment Fund, supports our local 4-H dairy clubs and in doing so, helps support the future leaders of our Western Canadian dairy industry. Driven almost entirely by the efforts of volunteers, the benefits that youth gain from 4-H are hard to replicate in any other development [...]

By | March 14th, 2017|Bullseye, Community, News|0 Comments

More Exciting Genomax – Jan 2017

As we do each proof round, here is an introduction to 7 new Genomax bulls that join our proof sheet and a brief description on each. Progenesis SEDUCER – Supershot x Defender – Our first sire to be released to market with an LPI exceeding 3500, he’s also our highest Pro$ bull at $2933. He [...]

By | January 4th, 2017|Bullseye, Homepage, News|0 Comments

Impression: Impressive!

Impression: Impressive! The world these days revolves around the latest exciting genomic sires entering the marketing lineup, and as impressive as a few of ours are this time, the headline spot is deservedly being given to a Proven sire whose second crop daughters are meeting and exceeding expectations. To be fair Monument Impression had lots [...]

By | January 4th, 2017|Bullseye, Homepage, News|0 Comments

Boviteq West welcomes Kelsey!

http://westgen.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Boviteq-West.png We are pleased to announce that Kelsey Patterson has joined the team at Boviteq West! Kelsey is the Reproductive Solutions Coordinator at Boviteq West, and is the first voice you’ll hear on the phone regarding any Boviteq West inquiries. Kelsey grew up in the Fraser Valley, and was an active member of [...]

By | January 4th, 2017|Boviteq West, Bullseye, News|0 Comments

All Canadian Contest

Congratulations to Lone Pine On Time Believe (5-Year-Old Class), Exhibited by Ancelmo Vasconsellos & Avonlea Genetics Inc.; Bramville Jerseys & Stephen Dufault, Owned by Bramville Jerseys & Stephen Dufault for their nomination of Jersey Canada's 2016 All Canadian Contest. We look forward to seeing the results of the All Canadian winners in late January 2017.

By | January 4th, 2017|Bullseye, News|0 Comments

Best Barn Cow Awards

WestGen wants to recognize your Best Barn Cow! She may not be the fanciest, or even the highest producing cow in your herd, but we all love the cow that reliably breeds back every year, avoids sickness and consistently produces above herd averages. We want to recognize that faithful contributor to your bottom line! Nominate [...]

By | January 4th, 2017|Bullseye, News|0 Comments

Immunity+ Real World Data

After several years of promoting the use of Immunity+ sires, data is coming in from a variety of large herd sources. The compilation of average rates of decline one can expect from the daughters of Immunity+ sires is represented in the table below. These numbers have been submitted for publication in a scientific journal – [...]

By | January 3rd, 2017|Bullseye, News|0 Comments