DIAMOND SHORTHORNS... Highlights

DIAMOND BRITNEY MAID 2B

S: DIAMOND XPLOSION 23X 

D: DIAMOND WHITNEY MAID 14W 

 

FRASER'S 27C GENEVA 128D

S: DIAMOND CAPTAIN MARK 27C

D: FRASER'S ULTIMATE GENEVA 102Z

ACC CANDY'S WINEGUM 14W

S: STAR P MATRIX 4N

D: CIRCLE M CANDY'S KIT KAT 9K 

This daughter of Circle M Candy’s Kit Kat 9K was Grand Champion at the 2010 Canadian National Junior Show for Sadie Anwender of Radville, Saskatchewan.  Congratulations Sadie on a very successful show.

ALTA CEDAR DOTTIE 25X

S: ALTA CEDAR LAD 13N 

D: FRIMLEY NAN DOTTIE 43N

Alta Cedar Dottie 25X is the Farm Fair 2011 Grand Champion female.

DIAMOND BARONESS 21J

S: GAFA MACFINEST 15F  

D: DIAMOND BARONESS 31G 

Baroness 21J was purchased by Ralph and Nancy Larson of Y Lazy Y Shorthorns, Corvallis, Montana.  She is the dam of YY Earl Of Dover 118U, pictured below.

YY Earl of Dover 118U - Son

DIAMOND HELENA DOTTIE 12H

S: RIVER RIDGE ELITE 38E   

D: DIAMOND DELLA DOTTIE 43D  

We are proud of Diamond Helena Dottie 12H’s stellar record.  We sold Helena Dottie as a feature lot in one of our All That Glitters Sales to the Bakenhus Family, Ar Su Lu Shorthorns, Nebraska.  There she produced the $20,000 B Good Dottie as well as seven other calves.  She is now at Duis Farms in Illinois where she has produced some very fancy calves including the syndicated DF Waco.  Watch for more Diamond Helena Dottie 12H calves from Duis Farms.

B Good Dottie

DF Cloud 9

DF Waco 6W

DIAMOND JULIE BARONESS 8J

S: GAFA CAPTAIN MACBEST 6G 

D: OA DIAMOND JULIES BARONESS 29Z 

We are very proud of the functional correctness of this rising 9 year old cow and the fact she weighed 1500 lbs. with a 802 lb. heifer calf at foot.  She had one of the very highest calf/cow percentage weights of the females shown at 2007 Agribition.  Julie Baroness 8J is a sound structured free moving female with a well attached udder with small functional teats.  This is definitely a case of our breeding program being exhibited in the show ring.  Baroness 8J is due to calf in January 2008 to a

DIAMOND MERRY ANNA 4M

S: EIONMOR CHIEF 16H   

D: DIAMOND ANNA Y2K  

Pictured at left is Diamond Merry Anna 4M.  She is photographed at Ralph and Nancy Larson’s in Corvalis, Montana.  Diamond Merry Anna 4M is a daughter of Diamond Anna Y2K and is sired by Eionmor Chief 16H.   Tibial Hemimelia Free (THF).

YY Venture Anna DV04T ET

YY Zambesi Anna 149X

DIAMOND MINNIE SEARLE 11S

S: NORTHERN LEGEND 3N 

D: DIAMOND MINNIE KAZIAH 40K 

Diamond Minnie Searle 11S has had a successful show season being Reserve Junior Champion at the Canadian National Junior Shorthorn show in July. She is in calf to Alta Cedar Sherman 7S.

DIAMOND BARONESS 21J

S: DIAMOND CAPTAIN MARK 27C  

D: DIAMOND ELIZABETH SUSAN 5E  

Diamond Nicola Susan 23N and her Northern Legend 3N son, Diamond Rising Legend 1R.  Rising sold in the Agribition sale to Gordon Turner,Blackie, Alberta for $7200.00.  The semen rights to Rising Legend are available, walking rights will be retained by Gordon Turner.  Diamond Nicola Susan 23N has a white full brother to Rising in 2006.

Diamond Nicola Susan 23N is sired by Diamond Captain Mark 27C and out of Diamond Elizabeth Susan 5E a Glenford Reward 7Z daughter.  She has a full brother to Rising Legend in 2006.  The original Susan was purchased from W.R. (Bill) Pethybridge, Tees, Alberta in 1969 and today descendants are spread across North America.

DIAMOND REGAL LEGEND 4R

S: NORTHERN LEGEND 3N  

D: NEW BEGINNINGS GRACIE MAY 6G

Regal was Reserve Senior Champion bull at Agribition 2007.  He had one of the highest marbling scores in the barn with a 5.9  One of his first heifer calves sold in The Fever Sale to Circle M Shorthorns.  We have more excellent daughters in the 2007 replacement pen as well as a son on test at Little Red Feeders Bull Test.  In 2008 we will have several more calves from this light birth weight herd sire.  We have had good reports on Regal's light birth weight good calves born to first calf heifers we sold in the 2006 All That Glitters Sale.  TH and PHA Free.

Diamond Uptown Susan 2U- daughter

New Beginnings Gracie May 6G - dam

Diamond Whitney Maid - daughter

Diamond Uptown Susan - daughter

DIAMOND RISING LEGEND 1R

S: NORTHERN LEGEND 3N    

D: IAMOND NICOLA SUSAN 23N 

Rising was shown at Agribition after two busy breeding seasons at both Diamond Shorthorns and Gordon Turner Farms.   We are looking forward to the 2008 calf crop as many will be by this up and coming sire.  His marbling and lean meat yield are exceptional. Backfat 8.57 mm, marbling 5.55, % Lean Meat yield 64.31.   We have two Rising bull calves at Little Red Feeders Bull Test as well as two great sons at home.  TH and PHA Free.   Full possesion of this outstanding proven sire is now available.

Diamond Temperature Rising 28T - son

Diamond Unica Maid 9U - daughter

DIAMOND SUNSET DOTTIE 28S

S: NORTHERN LEGEND 3N

D: DIAMOND DOTTIE 57N 

This beautiful daughter of Northern Legend 3N was purchased by Tim and Kim Matthews, Riverstone Cattle Co, Olds, Alberta.   She has a beautiful white natural heifer calf as well as 3 ET calves by Salute.  We recently flushed her granddam Diamond Dottie 55G to Saskvalley Ultra 12J and she produced 11 embryos.  55G is 13 years old and raising a nice Diamond Prophecy 21P heifer calf.

HSF Xavier 44X - son

HSF Xenia Dottie 35X- daughter

HSF Xcalibur 63X - son

DIAMOND UPTOWN SUSAN 2U

S: DIAMOND REGAL LEGEND 4R 

D: BLUEPRINT PURDY SUSAN 1P 

Diamond Uptown Susan 2U, daughter of Diamond Regal Legend 4R and Blue Print Purdy Susan 1P, she was named Champion Heifer Calf at the Olds Junior Show for Caitlyn Matthews.  At the Millarville Fair 2U was Champion in the Junior show for Caitlyn and Heifer Calf Champion and Grand Champion Female in the open show.  Pictured below is 2U’s Diamond Prophecy 21P bull calf..

FRIMLEY UNION RISING 13U

S: DIAMOND RISING LEGEND 1R  

D: FRIMLEY NORMA MAY 48N

Union Rising is the herdsire for Gordon Fraser of Nova Scotia.

Frimley Norma May 48N - dam

HSF XENIA DOTTIE 35X

S: SULL GNCC SALUTE 532R   

D: DIAMOND SUNSET DOTTIE 28S

This outstanding female is one of the top producing club calf dams at Riverstone Cattle Co. She is the mother of several champion junior steer and heifer projects.

NEW BEGINNINGS ELSIE'S JADE

S: DIAMOND CAPTAIN MARK 27C   

D: DIAMOND FIRST ELSIE 1F 

Elsie’s Jade was the 2000 Canadian National Junior Show Grand Champion female and went on to be the Reserve National Champion female later that year.  She has tremendous thickness, depth and volume along with exceptional fleshing ability.  She has been a stellar producer and she has offspring in 6 countries.  Horseshoe Creek and Fantasy Lane Farms have really had a huge amount of success with this Diamond Captain Mark 27C daughter.

HC Elsie’s Jade 3P - daughter

PRAIRIE LANE SPARKLE 1K

S: DIAMOND CAPTAIN MARK 27C 

D: PRAIRIE LANE DELIGHT 1D  

She combines a massive body on a moderate frame, and she is feminine and fertile.  She is just about the easiest fleshing animal we have ever seen, and all her offspring so far have possessed this same trait.  Sparkle is another Captain Mark daughter who has been an exceptional producer with Wolf Willow Major Leroy being her son.

HC FL Sparkle Delight 22U - daughter

Wolf Willow Sparkle Delight 2S - daughter

Wolf Willow Major Leroy 1M - son