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The former Sun Rise Simmentals Cowherd:

Purchased by the Lowes Family of Ja-Lyn Farms, and Erik and Melissa Pateman of Pateman Ag Ltd., in 2013, and now being very successfully managed and promoted as JP Cattle Co. of McCauley, MB.

We retained the 2013 calf crop and a few flush cows as a retirement project that has kept us very actively involved in the Simmental business.


Our "Retirement Project" Foundation Cows

The following are the flush cows we retained:

SPRINGCREEK TARA 7P | Reg. #BPG 625190 | BD: Jan. 12, 2004
photo of cow Springcreek Tara 7P      3C Full Figures C288
Sire: MSR Kansas Tank 235M
     MSR 0053K OF 515E
     SRS J914 Preferred Beef
Dam: SRS Lima L1034
     SRS Hilda 804H

Footnotes: 7P has been a very productive cow in our program. We have four daughters including an outstanding daughter of Springcreek Liner 56U, whose Captain Morgan son sold to Alberta for $8,000 in our 2016 Bull Sale. Two granddaughters are also earning their place in our cowherd. 7P produced a $7,250 Captain Morgan son sold in our 2016 Bull Sale. 7P now resides at Maxwell Simmentals in Alberta in their flush program.

Click here to view Tara 7P's progeny

SPRINGCREEK LIMA 69Y | Reg. #BPG 736456 | BD: Jan. 17, 2011
photo of Springcreek Lima 69Y     RCC/TCF Line Drive M181
Sire: Springcreek Liner 56U
     Nevis L93
  CNS Dream On L186
Dam: Springcrek Dream 34S
     Springcreek Tara 7P

Footnotes: Lima 69U is the new addition to our cowherd and transplant program. We are always on the lookout for quality Liner 56U daughters, especially if they have Springcreek Tara 7P in their pedigree. 69Y was our choice of the cows at the Springcreek 2017 Fall Female Sale. We were pleased to be able to add her to our program. Her 2017 bull calf was Springcreek Denali 21E who sold in the 2018 Springcreek Bull Sale for $46,000 to Doll Simmentals, ND. We purchased Denali's Canadian semen interest and look forward to the influence he and his dam will have on our program.

SUN RISE BLACK 45R | Reg. #BPG 640321 | BD: Feb. 22, 2005
photo of Sun Rise 45R      HC Power Drive 88H
Sire: RCC/TCF Line Drive M181
     BOZ Sweet Temptation
     Knight Stinger 207Y
Dam: Sun Rise 35G
     Sun Rise Up-Town-Girl 7E

Footnotes: 45R is the dam of 78U pictured below. 45R produced 18 embryos by SVS Captain Morgan 11Z. We sold 5 of these embryos for $6,000 at the New Year's Resolution Frozen Genetics Sale on December 31, 2013 at Saskatoon, SK. 45R produced the blaze-faced bull by Captain Morgan which sold for $23,000 to Perkins Land & Cattle at the 2016 Proudly Western Bull Sale. 45R produced a blaze-faced, full brother that was a sale topper, at the 2017 sale.

SUN RISE BLACK 78U | Reg. # BPG 693415 | BD: Mar. 27, 2008
photo of Sun Rise Black 78U      MSR Kansas Tank 237M
Sire: Springcreek Levi 39S
     Nevas L93
     RCC/TCF Line Drive M181
Dam: Sun Rise Black 45R
     Sun Rise 35G

Footnotes: 78U is the daughter of our flush cow 45R pictured above. 78U is the dam of Sun Rise Legacy 9B, who sold for $77,500 to JP Cattle Co. and Rocky Meadow Ranch in 2015. A full brother to Legacy attracted serious attention at our 2016 sale. 78U continues to produce embryos and remains a valued member of our program.

SUN RISE BLACK 85W | Reg. # BPG 705536 | BD: Mar. 18, 2009
photo of donor cow JTC 85W      MSR Kansas Tank 237M
Sire: Sire: Springcreek Levi 39S
     Nevas L93
     CNS Dream On L185
Dam: Sun Rise Black 37S
     Sun Rise Red 34P

Footnotes:85W is by the same sire as 78U. She is a feature flush cow.

HTH HONEY 47C | Reg. #BPG 1162890 | BD: Feb. 26, 2015
photo of HTH Honey 47C      3D BLK Full Throttle 483X
Sire: LFE Strong Arm 815Z
     LFE Crocus 123X
     Rockyhills Token
Dam: Springcreek Honey 65Y
     Springcreek Honey 720W

Footnotes: Honey 47C was a feature bred female in the 2016 Agribition Sale. We were pleased to be able to purchase her in partnership with JP Cattle Co., for $20,000. She is currently in our transplant programs and we look forward to offering her progency to the industry.

Our Percentage Cattle:

We have used well-known and proven Angus bulls on our heifers and young cows. This has resulted in the production of a product we liked and found to be very marketable to the beef industry. We intend to continue producing these high quality percentage cattle as part of our breeding program using the same strong criteria as used in the purebred program.

In recent years we have been raising Percentage cattle, bred with a plan, to produce bulls and females with profit potential for commercial producers.

photo of HF Storm Center 26Dphoto of JTC 12Y