Webb Black Simmental sale bulls are presented with American EPDs (expected progeny differences).
With close to 12 million head recorded, plus over 11 million American Angus EPDs incorporated into the American Simmental Association database, makes this the largest multi-breed database in the world.
This gives the producer confidence in selecting the right sire for their breeding program.
More than 16 years of data collection includes:
- Over 35,000 matings
- More than 5000 carcasses
- 60-70 sires tested annually totalling 500 plus sires tested
Webb Black Simmental Sim Angus is well placed in comparing the EPDs of purebred Simmental to hybrids of all percentages.
Our figures now directly compare to pure Angus.
Breeds on the American database are American Simmental, American Red, Angus, American Maine-Anjou, American Chianina, American and Canadian Gelbvieh, Canadian Angus and Red Angus, and Canadian Simmental.
Numbers have continued to increase since 2012 when 2700 genotypes were tested. Millions of phenotypes have been tested.
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