The committee was selected to provide guidance and aid in the long-range planning for the Select Sires Beef Program.
Select Sires would like to announce the newly formed Beef Sire Committee representing each of the Select Sires member-owned cooperatives. These persons were selected to provide guidance and aid in the long-range planning for the Select Sires Beef Program. Their experience will enhance the goal of Select Sires to provide the best in beef genetics and programs for their customers.
The complete list of committee members includes: John Rohner, Baker, Ore.; Marlin Beck, Missoula, Mont.; John Grimes, Hillsboro, Ohio; Scott Gaffney, Barneveld, Wis.; Mark Messer, Richardton, ND; Andrew Stewart, Greensburg, Ind.; Tom Johnson, New Windsor, Ill.; Steve Eathington, Pearl City, Ill; Kevin Thompson, Spring Hill, Tenn.; Brent McRae, Jordan, Mont.; Bill Slovek, Philip, SD; Hank Maxey, Chatham, Va.; and Mike McDowell, Vernon Hill, Va.
Based in Plain City, Ohio, Select Sires Inc. is North America’s largest A.I. organization and is comprised of nine farmer-owned and -controlled cooperatives. As the industry leader, it provides highly fertile semen as well as excellence in service and programs to achieve its basic objective of supplying dairy and beef producers with North America’s best genetics at a reasonable price.