2016 Heifers

BK Miss Erica 533 was born 12/13/15 and is by S A V Platinum 0010. Platinum was one of the featured AI stud prospects at the record setting 2011 Schaff Angus Valley Sale in ND.He offered one of the largest spreads for birth ratio to weaning ratio of his entire calf crop. He began with a 77 pound birth weight and weaned at nearly 1000 pounds. A long bodied, deep ribbed bull, he should sire the “keeping kind” of females. 433’s dam is BK Ms Erica 102, a daughter of BK Equinox 507 and is out of an EXAR Expand 1241 daughter. Click here for pedigree information.

BK Miss Erica 534 was born 12/15/15 and is a 3/4 sister to the heifer above. She is by S A V Platinum 0010. Platinum was one of the featured AI stud prospects at the record setting 2011 Schaff Angus Valley Sale in ND.He offered one of the largest spreads for birth ratio to weaning ratio of his entire calf crop. He began with a 77 pound birth weight and weaned at nearly 1000 pounds. A long bodied, deep ribbed bull, he should sire the “keeping kind” of females. 434’s dam is BK Ms Erica 902, a really good cow by Danny Boy and out of BK Ms Erica 419, an Expand daughter. This cow is really the whole package, great EPDs, awesome confirmation and a very motherly cow. Click here for pedigree information.

BK Belle 537 was born 12/18/15 and is another great S A V Platinum 0010 daughter. Platinum was one of the featured AI stud prospects at the record setting 2011 Schaff Angus Valley Sale in ND.He offered one of the largest spreads for birth ratio to weaning ratio of his entire calf crop. He began with a 77 pound birth weight and weaned at nearly 1000 pounds. A long bodied, deep ribbed bull, he should sire the “keeping kind” of females. 537’s dam is B&K Belle 323, a 13 year old cow that is a daughter of A&B Krugerrand 1200 and out of a Cox cow. 323 and her daughter, 918, both calved 12/18/2015. Click here for pedigree information.

537June2017

BK Susie 538 is Anna’s calf, she named her Ida. Ida is by Connealy Honest Answer and is out of a Connealy Danny Boy cow, 903. 903 is very good maternal cow with a great udder. Honest Answer was a featured and high selling bull at the 2011 Connealy Angus Sale, NE. Described by many as one of the best bulls in the sale. His overall performance had him at the top of his contemporary group. He was one of the best scanning bulls in the offering, ratioing 123 for %IMF and 117 for REA. Jerry Connealy described him as “Deep sided and wide based- you’ll like him.” His dam is a sweet uddered cow. His grandam is a Pathfinder. Ida was born 12/21/15. Click here for pedigree information.

BK Susie 539 was born 12/21/15 and is by S A V Platinum 0010. Platinum was one of the featured AI stud prospects at the record setting 2011 Schaff Angus Valley Sale in ND.He offered one of the largest spreads for birth ratio to weaning ratio of his entire calf crop. He began with a 77 pound birth weight and weaned at nearly 1000 pounds. A long bodied, deep ribbed bull, he should sire the “keeping kind” of females. 539’s dam is an EXAR Expand 1241 daughter. Click here for pedigree information.

539Jan2016

BK Annas Mischief 541 is Anna’s second calf of the year, she is out of Anna’s bottle calf, BK Annas Taffy 325. Mischief is by Connealy Confidence 0100, who was the high-selling bull from the 2011 Connealy sale and with his 13 for CED, 40 $W and nearly 80 $B, he’s one of the most unique bulls available in the Angus breed. His blend of style, calving ease potential, genomically-enhanced carcass numbers and a Thunder X Bextor dam that’s truly a model Angus female make Confidence deserving of heavy sampling. You got to have Confidence! Taffy, Mischief’s dam, is a great cow by BK Danny Boy 908. Mischief was born 12/22/15. Click here for pedigree information.

BK Christmas Lassie 548 is a great CC&7 daughter that is out of an Expand cow. Sydgen C C & 7 was the top-selling bull of the 2006 SydGen Sale where half interest in him sold for $39,000 to Hoover Angus in Iowa, he recorded the top adjusted 205-day weight of the offering at 840 pounds to ratio 119.  As the natural calf to the first and only Corona daughter in production at SydGen in 2006, CC & 7 went on to post the top ADG at 3.92 to ratio 124, the top adjusted 365-day weight at 1,467 to ratio 121, and the top adjusted URE measurement at 17.3 sq. in. to ratio 130. C C & 7 is named for his two closest sires, Connection and Corona, and the fact that all 7 females in his three generation pedigree have either served as a SydGen donor or been the dam of a SydGen donor. He stems from the foundation GDAR Forever Lady 178, who lived past 17 years of age, and weaned 11 natural calves. 548 is out of BK Horseshoe Lassie 722 who is by EXAR Expand 1241, this is a great little cow with a lot of body and a great udder. Her dam is an old Cox cow that is a daughter of GT Maxium. 548 was born 12/25/15. Click here for pedigree information.

548Apr2016-1

549 is our second CC&7 daughter, Kaine has named her Libby. She is out of an Expand granddaughter. Sydgen C C & 7 was the top-selling bull of the 2006 SydGen Sale. He recorded the top adjusted 205-day weight of the offering at 840 pounds to ratio 119. As the natural calf to the first and only Corona daughter in production at SydGen in 2006, CC & 7 went on to post the top ADG at 3.92 to ratio 124, the top adjusted 365-day weight at 1,467 to ratio 121, and the top adjusted URE measurement at 17.3 sq. in. to ratio 130. Libby’s dam is out of an Exar Expand 1241 son that we raised and used as a herd bull. We really like our Expand cows, they are bid, deep bodied maternal cows. Expand was the second highest selling bull of his calf crop at the Express Ranches bull sale and the top-selling bull of the Toebben Triple T Dispersal, Expand ranks among the top 30 proven sires in the Spring 2006 NSE Report.  Libby’s was born 12/28/15. Click here for pedigree information.

BK Miss Erica 601 is by Connealy Confidence 0100, who was the high-selling bull from the 2011 Connealy sale and with his 13 for CED, 40 $W and nearly 80 $B, he’s one of the most unique bulls available in the Angus breed. His blend of style, calving ease potential, genomically-enhanced carcass numbers and a Thunder X Bextor dam that’s truly a model Angus female make Confidence deserving of heavy sampling. You got to have Confidence! 601’s dam is BK Miss Erica 341, 341 is by Hoover Dam. Hoover Dam is The people’s choice of bulls. Hoover Dam has proven genetics – predictable calving ease, eye appeal and superior thickness, with exceptional docility. 601 was born 1/1/16. Click here for pedigree information.

601July2017
BK Eriska 602 is by Connealy Honest Answer and is out of an Expand bred cow.  Honest Answer was a featured and high selling bull at the 2011 Connealy Angus Sale, NE. Described by many as one of the best bulls in the sale. His overall performance had him at the top of his contemporary group. He was one of the best scanning bulls in the offering, ratioing 123 for %IMF and 117 for REA. Jerry Connealy described him as “Deep sided and wide based- you’ll like him.” His dam is a sweet uddered cow. His grandam is a Pathfinder. 602’s dam, BK Eriska 917 is a deep bodied cow out of BB Eriska 0183, an Ankonian Equinox daughter out of a Cornhusker cow. She is by one of our herd bulls, 520. 520 is an Expand son. 602 was born 1/2/16. Click here for pedigree information.

602July2016

BK Belle 603 is by Ankonian Equinox, “EQ”, a bull that was owned by BB Cattle Co. EQ was a tremendous bull that consistently produced outstanding heifers and bulls. His daughters were very maternal, had great temperaments, were structurally sound and had great udders. We are excited that 603 is a heifer and we will once again have some EQ daughters in our herd.  603’s dam is BK Belle 339, she is by Connealy Confidence who is out of Connealy Tobin and Becka Gala of Conanga 8281. Confidence is the high-selling bull from the 2011 Connealy sale and with his 13 for CED, 40 $W and nearly 80 $B, he’s one of the most unique bulls available in the Angus breed. Tesa named 603 “Lucy” and Lucy was born 1/2/16. Click here for pedigree information.

603Aug2017

BK Beauty 604 is by Connealy Confidence 0100, who was the high-selling bull from the 2011 Connealy sale and with his 13 for CED, 40 $W and nearly 80 $B, he’s one of the most unique bulls available in the Angus breed. His blend of style, calving ease potential, genomically-enhanced carcass numbers and a Thunder X Bextor dam that’s truly a model Angus female make Confidence deserving of heavy sampling. You got to have Confidence! 604’s dam is BK Beauty 808,  a daughter of Connealy Danny Boy and out of an Ankonian Equinox cow. 604 was born 1/4/16. Click here for pedigree information.

604July2016

BK Ms Blackcap 611 is by our herd bull BK Combination 302 who is by Connealy Combination 0188, son of the Rare and Popular Connealy Consensus make him an Outcross to many. He has a big Time Birth-to-Yearling Spread. He has elite Genomically-enhanced Carcass Predictions. Combination’s dam is out of a Connealy Tobin cow. 611’s dam is BK Ms Blackcap 233, a daughter of Connealy Combination 0100. Connealy  Confidence is out of Connealy Tobin and Becka Gala of Conanga 8281. Confidence is the high-selling bull from the 2011 Connealy sale and with his 13 for CED, 40 $W and nearly 80 $B. 233’s dam is 015, who is by BB 004 Traveler 7049 who is a son of SAV 8180 Traveler 004. 015 is out of a Connection daughter. Connection is a long time favorite of the SydGen herd sires for the pleasing disposition of his progeny combined with a high level of fertility and structural soundness.  Click here for pedigree info.

611Apr2016

601M is by BK Thunderbird 308, who is by SAV Thunderbird 9061. Thunderbird was a featured lot and one of the high selling bulls of the record-setting 2010 Schaff Angus Valley Bull Sale, St. Anthony, SD. Thunderbird took top honors as the #1 calving ease bull of the entire calf crop at Schaff Angus Valley; recording a BW EPD of -0.9 with a 66# active; birth weight and a weaning EPD in the breed’s top 1% and a yearling EPD in the breed’s top 2%. He earned a 205-day weight of 944 lbs for a weaning ratio of 104, as his dam’s first calf. Backed by generations of great females from the Emblynette family established at SAV over 60 years ago. Thunderbird blends the best in phenotype and pedigree with second-to-none EPDs in an attractive and impressive package with depth, thickness and soundness of structure. 601M’s dam, 202M, is by our Danny Boy son, BK Danny Boy 908. 908 has sired an outstanding group of females, that are correct in every way. Kade has named his heifer “Snow Cat.” Click here for pedigree info.


BK Princess 613 is by our herd bull BK Combination 302 who is by Connealy Combination 0188, son of the Rare and Popular Connealy Consensus make him an Outcross to many. He has a big Time Birth-to-Yearling Spread. He has elite Genomically-enhanced Carcass Predictions. Combination’s dam is out of a Connealy Tobin cow. 613’s dam is BK Princess 911, a daughter of Danny Boy. We have been really happy with our Danny Boy daughters, they are a great group of cows with great utters and are very maternal. Click here for pedigree info.  

602M is Kade’s second heifer of the year and she is a carbon copy of the one above. She is also by BK Thunderbird 308, who is by SAV Thunderbird 9061. 602M’s dam, 302M, is a full sister to the cow above, she is by our Danny Boy son, BK Danny Boy 908. 908 has sired an outstanding group of females, that are correct in every way. Kade has named his heifer “Princess Leia.” Yes, we did watch Star Wars the night before she was born. Click here for pedigree info.

602MMar2016

BK Lassie 614 is by SAV Thunderbird 9061. Thunderbird was a featured lot and one of the high selling bulls of the record-setting 2010 Schaff Angus Valley Bull Sale, St. Anthony, SD. Thunderbird took top honors as the #1 calving ease bull of the entire calf crop at Schaff Angus Valley; recording a BW EPD of -0.9 with a 66# active; birth weight and a weaning EPD in the breed’s top 1% and a yearling EPD in the breed’s top 2%. He earned a 205-day weight of 944 lbs for a weaning ratio of 104, as his dam’s first calf. Backed by generations of great females from the Emblynette family established at SAV over 60 years ago. Thunderbird blends the best in phenotype and pedigree with second-to-none EPDs in an attractive and impressive package with depth, thickness and soundness of structure. 614’s dam is BK Lassie 408, a daughter of SITZ Great Plains 577T. Click here for pedigree info.

614Feb2016

BK Lassie 615 is by our herd bull BK Combination 302 who is by Connealy Combination 0188, son of the Rare and Popular Connealy Consensus make him an Outcross to many. He has a big Time Birth-to-Yearling Spread. He has elite Genomically-enhanced Carcass Predictions. Combination’s dam is out of a Connealy Tobin cow. 615’s dam is BK Lassie 317, a daughter of BB 4101 Rito 8191. This is a great cow that is now 13 years old and has produced some tremendous calves. At 12 years old she had Anna’s show heifer, Daisy Duke. Click here for pedigree info.

615July2016

BK Ms Blackcap 616 is by our herd bull BK Combination 302 who is by Connealy Combination 0188, son of the Rare and Popular Connealy Consensus make him an Outcross to many. He has a big Time Birth-to-Yearling Spread. He has elite Genomically-enhanced Carcass Predictions. Combination’s dam is out of a Connealy Tobin cow. 616’s dam is BB Ms Blackcap 5016, a daughter of Connection.  Click here for pedigree info.

616FEb2016

BK Horseshoe Queen 619 is by SAV Thunderbird 9061. Thunderbird was a featured lot and one of the high selling bulls of the record-setting 2010 Schaff Angus Valley Bull Sale, St. Anthony, SD. Thunderbird took top honors as the #1 calving ease bull of the entire calf crop at Schaff Angus Valley; recording a BW EPD of -0.9 with a 66# active; birth weight and a weaning EPD in the breed’s top 1% and a yearling EPD in the breed’s top 2%. He earned a 205-day weight of 944 lbs for a weaning ratio of 104, as his dam’s first calf. Backed by generations of great females from the Emblynette family established at SAV over 60 years ago. Thunderbird blends the best in phenotype and pedigree with second-to-none EPDs in an attractive and impressive package with depth, thickness and soundness of structure. 619’s dam is BK QH Queen 405 a daughter of SITZ Great Plains 577T. Click here for pedigree info.

619July2016

BK Horseshoe Pride 621 is by by BK Thunderbird 308. BK Thunderbird 308 is by SAV Thunderbird 9061, who was a featured lot and one of the high selling bulls of the record-setting 2010 Schaff Angus Valley Bull Sale, St. Anthony, SD. Thunderbird took top honors as the #1 calving ease bull of the entire calf crop at Schaff Angus Valley; recording a BW EPD of -0.9 with a 66# active; birth weight and a weaning EPD in the breed’s top 1% and a yearling EPD in the breed’s top 2%. He earned a 205-day weight of 944 lbs for a weaning ratio of 104, as his dam’s first calf. Backed by generations of great females from the Emblynette family established at SAV over 60 years ago. Thunderbird blends the best in phenotype and pedigree with second-to-none EPDs in an attractive and impressive package with depth, thickness and soundness of structure. 621’s dam BK Horseshoe Pride 105, Kaine’s cow. She  is by BK Equinox 507 and  is out of 723. 723 is by BK 1241 Expand 520, a son of Expand that we used, and she is out of BB Pride 1061, a Vermillion Yellowstone daughter.

BK Horseshoe Pride 626 is by our herd bull BK Combination 302 who is by Connealy Combination 0188, son of the Rare and Popular Connealy Consensus make him an Outcross to many. He has a big Time Birth-to-Yearling Spread. He has elite Genomically-enhanced Carcass Predictions. Combination’s dam is out of a Connealy Tobin cow. 626’s dam is BK Horseshoe Pride 201, who is out of BK Pride 421, a daughter of Bon View New Design 1407 and out of a Vermillion Yellowstone daughter. 201 is by BK Eqinox 507. This is a February 21st, 2016 heifer.

526July2016

BK Primerose 627 is out of BK Primerose 340 and is by 908, our Danny Boy son. Everyone loves their Danny Boy calves. His calves come really light and show excellent growth. They are really sharp and eye appealing with a lot of show potential if that is what you are looking for. As of July 2006 this 7 frame sire had over 1,000 calves with a birth weight ratio of 98 making him a very reliable heifer bull. 340 is another great cow  by Connealy  Capitalist  028 and is out of an EXAR Expand 1241 daughter. Capitalist will add muscle and base width like no other. Truly 3 dimensional. Siring calving ease with lots of stoutness and power. Jerry Connealy stated Capitalist calves are one of his best sire groups and will definitely be used heavily again. One of the most highly sought after bulls in the Angus breed. Click here for pedigree info.

627June2016

Meacham Susie 6007 is out of BK Susie 306 and BK Thuderbird 308. BK Susie 306 is a great cow by SAV 004 Predominant 4438 and is out of a BK 1241 Expand 520 daughter. Predominant is a bull that is putting quality back into cow herds. He’s a moderate framed bull with loads of muscle and volume making great, easy fleshing cows. Predominant was one of the high selling bulls in the record setting 2005 Schaff Angus Valley Sale where he competed well with a 100 half brothers. While keeping birth weights low, his calves have great thickness and ratio 101 for weaning and 102 for yearling weight. In addition, they are neat through the front end and have superior structure and phenotype. His dam is one of the top donors in the SAV program. 306’s dam, 807, is by a great herd bull that we raised and used for a few year and then sold to Elwyn Fletcher. He was a bull that produced some tremendous heifers and bulls. BK Thunderbird 308 is by SAV Thunderbird 9061. SAV Thunderbird was a featured lot and one of the high selling bulls of the record-setting 2010 Schaff Angus Valley Bull Sale, St. Anthony, SD. Thunderbird took top honors as the #1 calving ease bull of the entire calf crop at Schaff Angus Valley; recording a BW EPD of -0.9 with a 66# active; birth weight and a weaning EPD in the breed’s top 1% and a yearling EPD in the breed’s top 2%. He earned a 205-day weight of 944 lbs for a weaning ratio of 104, as his dam’s first calf. Backed by generations of great females from the Emblynette family established at SAV over 60 years ago. Thunderbird blends the best in phenotype and pedigree with second-to-none EPDs in an attractive and impressive package with depth, thickness and soundness of structure. Meacham Susie 6007 was born 3/2/2016.

607MAug2017