About the Breeds: Profiling Balancer, Simmental and Gelbvieh

Flying H Genetics breeds five different types of cattle, using genetically enhanced expected progeny differences, or EPDs, and multitrait DNA analysis to ensure the animals you purchase are the exact breed for your needs. Let’s take a closer look at a few of our star breeds. Gelbvieh Gelbvieh cows have great maternal strengths. With their… Read more »

All About U: Unique Bulls, Unique Services, Unique History

When we purchased our first heifer in 1948, we had no idea that it would turn into our ranch becoming one of the top beef seed stock producers in the country as well as a leading player in the cattle genetics industry. At first, our selection was limited to Herefords, however, through the years, we’ve… Read more »

New Year’s Resolutions for the Beef Industry

Despite all of the issues going on with the beef industry, 2015 has proven to be a very successful year for the industry as a whole. Burt Rutherford of Beef Magazine writes, “We will remember 2015 as the second-best year ever for cow-calf profitability, with 2014 notching the record,” and asks, “What’s ahead for 2016?”… Read more »

Eating Beef for Christmas Dinner

There seems to be a smear campaign going on against America’s beef industry that has been stealing the spotlight over the last few months. There was the release of that study categorizing processed meats causes cancer then there was the news that the consumption of chicken in America is on the rise. It can, at… Read more »