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ABS’ Sexcel Sexed Genetics Remains on Growth Trajectory After Litigation

DEFOREST, Wis. (Sept. 12, 2019)—ABS Global (ABS), a division of Genus plc, announced today that while disappointed in an unfavorable jury ruling in the patent case between it and ST, ABS remains focused on responding to the increasing demand in the market for Sexcel® sexed genetics. The growth in Sexcel is driven by ABS’ continued…

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ABS Global Graduates Diverse Class of Sires; Launches Icons™

MADISON, WI, U.S.A. — ABS Global today graduated 18 sires and launched 12 Icon Sires™ to give ABS customers worldwide choice in their breeding programs. Topping the list of grads was 29HO17941 ABS RAIDEN-ET with a 990 NM$ and 2745 TPI®. “We’re pleased to launch a strong proven class and to have a powerful genomic…

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ABS Global Expanding Dekorra Facility; Building on Leeds Property

ABS Global is growing and investing in new facilities for future growth! The company is increasing bull housing at its Dekorra, Wis., USA campus and establishing a new campus in Leeds, Wis., to accommodate the additional bulls needed due to increased demand. ABS Global headquarters will remain in DeForest, Wis. “This expansion represents a $19.1…

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ABS Global Strengthens Icon Sire™ Offering, Graduates 15

MADISON, WI, U.S.A. — ABS customers have every reason to get excited as 29HO17947 ROWDY is elevated to Icon Sire™ status today with a 1040 NM$. ROWDY is among the eight sires added to the ABS Icon Sire list and 14 ABS sires graduated with proven daughters Tuesday. “We are excited that ROWDY is the…

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ABS Global Announces New Icon Sires™

MADISON, WI, U.S.A. — Today ABS Global, Inc., adds four new Icon Sires™ to the growing list of Icons. “ABS is pleased to make this superb offering of high-ranking Holsteins Icon Sires available to our valued customers,” said Ryan Starkenburg, ABS Global Product Development Senior Geneticist, Dairy Strategy. “Through the Icon Sire program, we’re able…

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ABS Global Adds to Icon Sires™; Builds Strong Lineup

MADISON, WI, U.S.A. — The December Sire Summary added four new Icon Sire™ bulls to the already rich ABS Global offering while graduating four Holsteins and two Jerseys. Additionally, industry favorite and April 2017 graduate, 29HO17553 JOSUPER, held strong (982 NM$ and 2790 TPI®), but was outdone by his son, 29HO17947 ABS ROWDY-ET, the highest…

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ABS Global Announces 13 New Icon Sires™

MADISON, WI, U.S.A. — Today, 13 is a lucky number at ABS Global, Inc, as 13 new Icon Sires™ are added to the continually growing list of Icons. “Never before has a group of sires been made available with as much genetic potential,” said Ryan Starkenburg, ABS Global Product Development Senior Geneticist, Dairy Strategy. “ABS…

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New Icon Sires™, Proven Sires Named by ABS Global

MADISON, WI, U.S.A. — The Icon Sire™ list continues to grow at ABS Global, Inc., which today introduced 12 new Icons to the market. Additionally, the world leader in bovine genetics, reproduction services and technologies, graduated eight proven sires and continues to hold the #1 proven position in NM$ with April 2017 graduate 29HO17553 JOSUPER.…

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ABS Global Releases New Icon Sire™

MADISON, WI, U.S.A. — ABS Global, Inc. today announces 29HO18708 KENOBI has been added to the already rich Icon Sire™ lineup. The Icon Sire program is unlike others in the industry as it allows ABS Global to introduce its top genetics to customers earlier than ever before. The highest release from De Novo Genetics to…

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ABS Global Designates New Icon Sires™, Graduates Sires

MADISON, WI, U.S.A. — ABS Global, Inc., the world leader in bovine genetics, reproduction services and technologies, today introduced seven new Icon Sires™ to the market, graduated nine proven sires and held the #1 proven position in NM$ and TPI® with April 2017 graduate 29HO17553 JOSUPER. This 5-star semen fertility and 4-star TransitionRight® sire tops…

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