TE MANIA EMPEROR E343 (AI) ANGUS Semen Code: 29AN1810 [ TE MANIA YORKSHIRE Y437 (AI) Aust. Rego No.: VTME343 TE MANIA BERKLEY B1 (AI) Born: 09/08/2009 TE MANIA LOWAN U275 (AI) (ET) Genetic Status: AMFU, NHFU, CAF [ B T ULTRAVOX 297E Australian Angus Record Price Bull TE MANIA LOWAN Z74 (AI) (ET) TE MANIA LOWAN V201 (AI) (ET) $91,000 • Emperor became the highest priced Angus bull sold FEBRUARY 2011 ANGUS GROUP BREEDPLAN EBVS at auction and eclipsed the recent sale of his sire Calving Calving Gest Birth 200D 400D 600D Mat. Berkley at $65,000 Ease dir Ease dtrs Length Wt (kg) Wt (kg) Wt (kg) Wt (kg) Wt (kg) Milk (kg) • Emperor is a rare gem indeed, he covers all the +2.4 +1.6 -5.8 +4.7 +55 +98 +120 +106 +17 bases the Australian Angus industry has been waiting 48% 43% 69% 79% 74% 74% 70% 61% 47% for; being a sire that can be freely mated to most Angus females as he is free of Precision and near all Scrotal Days CWT EMA Rib Rump RBY% IMF% Size (cm) to Calving (sq cm) (mm) (mm) % % 036 blood +1.8 -4.6 +74 +6.5 +0.1 +0.1 +0.8 +2.7 • He is a bull that scores well in individual structural 77% 39% 63% 57% 63% 63% 56% 53% data and trial structural EBVs TOP 10% • Ranks in the top 1% of the breed for 9 traits, for GL, SELECTION INDEX VALUES all 4 growth weights, IMF and all the $ Indexes Calv. Ease Dir - Harder Easier Market Target $ Index Value Calv. Ease Dtrs - Harder Easier Long Fed/CAAB Index +$146 • He ranks in the top 10% for another 6 traits and still Gest. Len - Longer Shorter Heavy Grass Fed Steer +$110 has positive fats, high RBY and CE Birth Wt - Heavier 200 Day Wt - Lighter Lighter Heavier Short Fed Domestic +$99 • Actual data, Emperor ran in a contemporary group 400 Day Wt - Lighter Heavier Terminal Index +$93 of 401 bulls, he was the heaviest weight and biggest 600 Day Wt - Lighter Heavier Mat. Cow Wt - Lighter Heavier EMA scanned bull. He ranked equal 9th for Scrotal Milk - Lower Scrotal Size - Smaller Higher Bigger Structure data scored 21/12/2010 Size, equal 12th for IMF scan and was equal highest Days to Calv - Longer Shorter for Rib Fat. He ran with 40 open females, and backed Carcase Wt - Lighter Eye Musc Area - Smaller Heavier Bigger 6 6 6 5 6 up another 60 females for 6 weeks from 16 months Rib Fat - Leaner Fatter Trial Structural EBVs old and returned to be the equal heaviest sale weight Rump Fat - Leaner Fatter Retail Yield - Lower Higher FC FA RA RH RS bull! IMF - Lower Long Fed/CAAB Index - Lower Higher Higher +0.8 +8.0 +6.5 +1.2 -2.0 • And finally Emperor looks like a sire, he is beautifully Heavy Grass Steer Index - Lo Higher 52% 48% 43% 35% 41% muscled, has heaps of capacity and softness. Short Fed Dom Index - Lower Terminal Index - Lower Higher Higher Dam Z74 Structure Scores at 14/12/06 He is clean sheathed, and has large testicles. His 100 90 80 70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0 temperament is flawless, absolutely docile. 6 6 6 5 6 • The uptake on Emperor has been enormous with sales to many top tier seed stock herds, plus enquiries from Chile, NZ and UK. • Emperor’s first calves are due at Team Te Mania this spring. Emperor at February Beef Week.