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Cow-Man Sense: The Holt Creek Jerseys Blog by Ben Gotschall

Linebreeding: We’re Not Afraid!

Linebreeding: We’re Not Afraid!

 You will notice that the same animals appear more than once on the pedigrees of many of our bulls. You may have been told that this is “inbreeding,” a practice to be avoided.  However, we have been linebreeding Jersey genetics at Holt Creek Jerseys for many years,...

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WHAT ARE ADAPTED GENETICS?

WHAT ARE ADAPTED GENETICS?

One of the most common questions we get about our bulls is: “Do you have New Zealand genetics?” The answer is Yes, and No. Most accurately, our adapted genetics could be described as “Native-ized American” adapted genetics. In the late 1990’s we began using New...

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WHAT IS GRAZING ABILITY?

WHAT IS GRAZING ABILITY?

WHAT IS GRAZING ABILITY? What is “grazing ability,” and how can our cows obtain it? More interestingly--is it hereditary? In Andre Voisin's book Grass Productivity, which Allan Savory calls "the best basic pasture management book available" Voisin discusses grazing...

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OUR GRASS-FED DAIRY

OUR GRASS-FED DAIRY

We believe that the organic, grass-fed, A2 Jersey milk and dairy products from our polled, grass-fed A2 Jersey cows is one of the best-tasting and most nutritious foods available to the public today.  We want to provide our customers with the highest-value eating...

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GRASS-FED, A2A2 JERSEY SEMEN AVAILABLE: HOLT CREEK LT KALEB

GRASS-FED, A2A2 JERSEY SEMEN AVAILABLE: HOLT CREEK LT KALEB

Name: UR Holt Creek LT KALEB Born: 05/12/2014 USA 119736854 aAa: N/A Beta Casein: A2A2 Classic Jersey Island style, Biodynamic horned genetics Small-standard Old World frame size Excellent disposition KALEB Semen Price: $15/straw Sire: Holterholm Lieutenant-P  USA...

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