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number 1 sire of progeny registered by American Angus in 2017
The Number 1 sire of progeny registered by the American Angus Association during its 2017 fiscal year, after ranking Number 2 for progeny registered in 2016, Tour of Duty continues as the only bull in the breed with his combination of Birth Weight EPD to Yearling Weight EPD spread along with elite percentile rankings for maternal Milk EPD, Docility score EPD, Rib Eye area measure EPD and hot Carcass Weight EPD supported by more than 8,500 progeny with AHIR data, Tour of Duty truly is America’s most popular and widely-used A.I. sire!
Tour of Duty combines with the three “P’s” of pedigree, performance and phenotype. Both sons and daughters have broken sales records and they rank strong on the genomic tests enabling them to maintain an elite genomic-enhanced EPD profile with strong growth and carcass weight advantages.
This industry giant stamps his daughters with small teats, level, attractive udders and superior udder structure and his sons with a good disposition and a smooth made, long sided appearance along with tremendous growth. Sons include the top Average Daily Gain bull at the 2016 Midland Bull Test and the Iowa Angus Bull Test Station. This quiet massive bull with great feet and leg structure continues to be one of the top volume semen production sires at ORIgen