These are our Simmental Herd Sires. Calving ease is imperative at this ranch. We basically breed for; Half-Quarter-Quarter or Three Quarter-One Quarter of our selective breeds. We feel that we get the best Heterosis this way. Come see for yourself we welcome you to view our program anytime.
RIP Glock 2017-2021
WE ARE EXCITED ABOUT WHAT HE CAN ADD TO OUR COWHERD. LOOKS TO BE EASY KEEPING AND VERY SOUND.
He continues to impress us with calving ease and keepers. We kept two young bulls out of him this fall 2021. Deep body and thickness without giving up bone and depth of body!
TCL Habernos Huck 3071002 Half Blood Simmental Sire: Haberno Y81 by BMR Explorer son by Westfall Voyager. Dam: TLC 8005 W9104 ET Quarter Angus (New Day 8005) Quarter FB Braunvieh TLC Buds Betsy P4154 Donor OB51080
He was one of those calves that just stood out of the pack! His granddam TLC Buds Betsy P4154 was full sister to National Show Heifer of the Year TLC Buds Star R5150. So adding him to the herd meant keeping good looks and udder quality. He was an experiment in our breeding program to keep them half Simmental, quarter Angus and quarter Braunvieh. It has worked and daughters are keepers. Early maturing and easy keepers with those beautiful udders we hoped to get.
We have used in herd on several of our Simmental/Maine/Angus cows. He has calving ease and his calves gain well also. Keeping several daughters as replacement base herd. His daughters were bred to Flying B Cutter and WCS Glock daughters. He grew up to be a massive bull!
Huck is kind of stuck on himself and thinks he is the king of the pasture.
TCL Hucks Dream D6388 3377569
Sire: TCL Huck B4497
Dam: TCL Cutter Shocking Dream B4258
This Huck sired cow has really tuned in to a awesome female. Here with her second calf sired by WCS Lonestar. Producing females just like we want them. Deep body and easy keeping with great udders. We kept this baby for our replacement herd.
TCL Huck's Spice H0360 Reg. Number 3900571
Sire: TCL Huck B4497
Dam: TCL Chops Lucy B4426
Comments: This Huck sired daughter is red and a spice girl in our granddaughters herd she is building. She halter broke her and used her in showmanship in 2021. Low Percentage Simmental 3/8 but what a way to start a program with her as her first heifer. She will be bred in Spring of 2022.
TCL Turks Rex 3224225 25% Simmental Sire: TLCC Turk S6103 ET Dam: TCL Patricia P4124 (Picasso daughter) Dual Registered Simmental and Maine Anjou. But primarily using on our Simmental females. We used him with great success on some Cutter daughters, calving ease and thick sound calves. His first calves hit the ground and we also used him on several first time heifers with no problems. Very stout and sound babies! Come see them.
Rex on his dam just before time to wean and he had to creep feed here. Big stout calf that has turned into a very nice herd bull in our herd. Saving several daughters. Patty was 17 years old when we finally let her go to town. We have three half sisters to Rex in the herd and D6220 a Chop Sticks daughter is the dam of TCL Glock 11 H0413 we are retaining in the herd just because of this strong cow line!
Registration Number: 3408517
Sire: TCL Chops Harv Z2385 and Dam: TLC/TLCC Turks Malinda W9344 (Runner Up Show Heifer of the Year 2010)
Registration Number 2834496
Sire: ZKCC Chopper 844U
Dam: TLCC Hardy Direction T7436 (Maine/Angus)
TLC/TLCC Turks Malinda W9344
Mick was a natural calf at side of Malinda a TLC/TLCC Turk daughter. He came small and had tremendous growth. We are also seeing that trait in his progeny. TLC/TCL Micks Gator (right) is one to watch for the next couple of years in the show ring. Owned by Lauren Boeckel. We have retained semen rights on this top prospect. Malinda was named for our friend Malinda Bowman that passed away from colon cancer.
Sire: TCL/TLC Harvs Mick D6413 Dam: TLC/TLCC Suhns Bev Y1300, TLC Black Bev K2386. (Purebred Black Icon daughter)
WCS Glock 7118E 3283785 Purebred Simmental Sire we used on our cow herd. The first babies arrived in March 2019. They were everything we have been searching for and more! He had a great Disposition and very easy to handle! We sure do miss having him around but he gave us several daughters and son's. Purchased from Western Cattle Source was almost four hears old when we lost him, but he left an awesome group of progeny.
WCS GLOCK 7118E PedigreeThe first babies arrived in March 2019. They have been everything we have been searching for and more! Keeping several daughters that we will breed to our herd sires and WCS Lonestar. We have kept almost every daughter for our replacements. He has left us with a great group of females and son's to build our Simmental herd. (right) See son, TCL Glock 11 H0413 that we kept for our breeding program.
Flying B Cutter - 2594025
(deceased) 3/4 Simmental 1/4 Angus
Sire: AKA Fat Butt son or Flying B Cut Above- Cutter is a 3/4 Simmental 1/4 Angus Used exclusively on heifers with great results. Super pretty fronted and very good disposition from Flying B Farms. He is producing some replacement females and also some nice young bulls we kept out of first calf heifers that will have calving ease. His calves have been going to several to show and doing really well too! Nice fronted, smooth shouldered, calm dispositions and lots of style. We used Flying B Cutter for many years a foundation for our Simmental. We kept numerous daughters from Cutter. He was easy calving and our go to for all our first calf heifers for many years.
Our herd today is primarily Simmental Cross 50% or more that we breed to our Maine-Anjou and Angus-Braunvieh.
Haberno Y81 (Bernie)2628830 deceased
Purebred Simmental - Homozygous Polled Heterosis Black
Sire: BMR Explorer son by Westfall Voyager.
We have used in herd on several of our Simmental/Maine/Angus cows. We purchased him at Connors State College as the top gainer in the Simmental group at 5.26 pounds per day. His calves gain well also. His group of bull calves averaged 722 # at 205 days. Keeping several daughters as replacement base herd. His daughters are bred to Flying B Cutter. All have beautiful udders and making great females and mothers.
TCL Chop Sticks - 2656153 Semen available $20 Straw
1/2 Simmental 1/4 Chi/Angus 1/4 Braunvieh Sire; ZKCC Chopper Dam: TLC Whoa Girl (Dam of TLCC Turk) Donor
His first daughters are proving he was a keeper and worthy of semen collection. His cattle are in demand each calf crop. Nice udders and great mothers. They are deep bodied and easy keeping. We lost Chops in July 2017 to lighting. RIP Chops.
TCL Chops Harv Z2385 (deceased) - 2834496
Sire: ZKCC Chopper son out of one of our best cows TLCC Hardy Direction T7436.
MA387148. Her dam was reg angus; CA Future Direction and her sire was TLCC Hardy a CMCC Hardcore son we used extensively in herd for replacement females. Hardy went back to a big deep bodied Angus cow that had a perfect udder.
We could have sold him several times over and we hung onto him for a reason.
Harv first calves hit the ground in Spring 2015.. We liked them so much we bred him back to several more. Tested free of All DNA defects. We kept a son called TCL Mick that we will use heavily in 2019-2020 Breeding Season.
TCL CHOPS WOOD C5385 Reg # 3224226
Sire: TCL CHOP STICKS Dam: TCL TURKS Y1184
DOB: 9-21-2015 BW: 75 WW: 675 YW: 1200
Comments: He just has that style and cool look. We would use him on our Haberno and Cutter daughters. His calves stand out quickly with their pretty fronts and big back ends! Tops in them like we want flat and wide! Come see his first crop and then you will understand our genetics in work! The proof is in the pudding! Woody will go to Kentucky to a repeat bull buyers herd this fall. We know he will knock it out of the park for Tyson Rogers program.
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