Tempo sires fast, efficient and uniform

Tempo sires fast, efficient and uniform

In October 2013 the Evergreen Hutterian Brethren re-populated their 650-sow farm near Somerset, Manitoba, Canada. Semen is all purchased from the Carlo Genetics AI station and delivered fresh to the farm. In the start-up phase Tempo semen was used and since then they have conducted trials on a few other terminal sires. After their in-barn trials they always come back to Tempo. ‘With Tempo we have heavier hogs with higher grades, larger loins, and higher lean yield. In our comparisons Tempo sired hogs returned CAN$ 3.46 more than our hogs from a competing terminal sire.”

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