Semen Sales

The American Tarentaise Association is holding the 
Summer Meeting near Kansas City, Missouri.

July 16th & 17th, 2021
We recommend accommodations at the
Holiday Inn Express @ Oak Grove, Missouri
(Standard one king bed or 2 queen beds-$99.00 a night plus tax
Suites- $119.00 a night plus tax)
Holiday Inn Express
304 SE 4th Street
Oak Grove, MO 64075
Block of Rooms will be under ATA (American Tarentaise Association)
The nearest airport is Kansas City International Airport (MCI)
-approximately 45 minutes from the recommended hotel
If you are making reservations please let them know you are with the ATA.
We will be visiting Vice-President Melisa Bertz farm. Her and her husband, Harold, graciously  were willing to host this year's meeting. Melisa is a FFA advisor that has a heart for teaching our youth in the agricultural world, so she is setting up all kinds of youth activities. We hope every youth that can attend, but don't worry if you can not attend there will be a way you can still get involved even from your very own farm. We will be hosting the very first Online Tarentaise Show.
More details will follow in an email, a letter and online.

Agenda for the Summer Meeting

Friday July 16th

2:45pm  Meet at Holiday Inn Express- Oak Grove, MO
3:00-4:30pm  Tour of Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers- Odessa, MO
5:30 Dinner at Tepoz Mexican Restaurant- 709 S. Broadway Suite A, Oak Grove, MO
7:30pm-9pm  Junior ATA Quiz Bowl and Skillathon Holiday Inn Express Large Meeting Room

Saturday July 17th

Breakfast at the Hotel
7:30-9:30am  ATA Board Meeting
10:00am-12:00pm Tour and Shopping  Kleinschmidt's Western Store- Higginsville, MO
12:00pm-2:00pm Lunch Arcadia Moon Winery, Higginsville, MO
     Guest Speaker:  Stephanie White- Welcome to our Farm Life Story- Children's Books
2:30-6:30 pm  Meadow Lane Farms- Home of Harold and Melisa Bertz, 6430 Moss Rd, Mayview, MO
Welcome- Farm History and cattle program
Judging of Purebred and Commercial Heifer Classes
Commercial Cattle on Display
Board Update
Junior Show and Contest Results
BBQ Dinner
Late Evening on your own.  There are several social venues in the neighborhood

Tarentaise Semen Available from ATA Members’ Inventories

Go to “Animal Search” page , enter a registration number, and view the EPD’s for the bulls in these inventories.


1. AF Limited Edition 479C
Reg. #221091
Frame score 4, Polled, calving ease bull, with good depth and thickness.

Semen For Sale

2. CF 510C Mr. Pounder 560E
Reg. #222079
Frame score 6, Heterozygous Polled Bull.
So far, sons in performance tests are above average in performance.

Semen For Sale

Seven Lakes Tarentaise
Complete Semen Inventory Dispersal

3 tanks and semen for sale.
Will make volume discount.
James Pressley




Big M Viking
Big M Senator
Big M Impression
Big M Dominator
Kalomister PS92
AZ Curtis
Seven Lakes Kendrick K434
Big M Black Bart
Kalo P59Z
AZ Sambo

Ledahl Tarentaise – Brian Ledahl

9005 137th Ave NW
Zahl, North Dakota 58856
701-694-3511 or cell 701-570-1427

Semen Location:  Owner’s Farm
Discounts for Volume orders
Approximately 600 straws available from listed bulls.

Available Semen

Bull name & ATA Reg. #:
1. Diamond L Hugo Y25 – Reg. #168441
Purebred Bull with a lot of progeny. Will add pounds to his offsprings’ weaning weight and yearling weight.
Semen Price: $10/straw

2. C-C Black Selector 100 – Reg. #186372
Purebred Black Scurred Bull – will add pounds for weaning weight and yearling weight,plus great maternal.
Semen Price: $10/straw

3. Garner G55 T608 – Reg. #194146
Purebred Black Bull that had been shown in Denver as a yearling.
Semen Price: $10/straw

4. Krusader’s Reflection – Reg. #163
Fullblood Bull – I don’t know much about this Bull, but I have used his semen and was impressed by his bull calves.
Semen Price: $8/straw

5. Krusader – Reg. #65
Semen Price: $6/straw

Hat Ranch – Doug Honold

2261 B Ave.,
Coon Rapids, IA 50058

712-684-5216 or cell 712-210-3202

Semen Location:
Hawkeye Breeders, Adel, IA

Available Semen

Bull name & ATA Reg. #:
1. Hats Copycat J60 – Registration #202750
Smaller frame, thick, & proven calving ease for heifers. Polled.
Semen Price: $15/straw

2. VF Hats Rockaway K167- Reg. #205407
Rockaway is a polled bull that sires medium frame with a lot of thickness. His daughters are the top cows in the herd. He has many sons out working for commercial herds. Use him on your cows.
Semen Price: $15/straw

3.HR Hat Topper 728P – Reg. #210825
A heifer bull with a lot of natural thickness. He is a polled bull & a grandson of Rockaway.
Semen Price: $15/straw

4.W-W Farms Mike (HAT) – Reg. #208700
Sire is fullblood bull. Mike is polled bull that sires super daughters with a punch of growth.
Semen Price: $15/straw

Paradise Ridge Tarentaise – Bill Armbrust

8606 N. 216th
St. Elkhorn, NE 68022


Available Semen

Bull name & ATA Reg. #:
Homozygous Polled; EPD’s BW 4.3, WW 22.0, YW 31.0, 4.8 frame
Semen Price: $40/straw

2. PRT TITAN REGAL X526 #217909
Polled; Titantic son/Calving Ease: EPD’s BW 0.0, WW 10.0, YW 30.0, 5.0 frame.
Semen Price: $12/straw

3. PRT TITAN LASER X766 #217922
Polled; Titantic son/Calving Ease; EPD’s BW -1.2, WW 45.0, YW 25, 4.5 frame
Semen Price: $12/straw

4. BI GORDY’S HAND Y71 Y536 B006 #219868
Polled; EPD’s BW -1.2, WW 45.0, YW 80, 5.0 frame.

Taking orders for International and Domestic semen shipments.
Semen rights – Bill Armbrust/Biddick, Inc.

Biddick Inc., Brian Nodolf 11623 State Rd 80 Livingston, WI 53554
Brian: 608-943-6363
Paradise Ridge, Bill Armbrust 8606 N 216th St. Elkhorn, NE 68022
Bill: 402-689-6352

BI GORDY’S HAND Y71 Y536 B006 ATA#219868

Polled and Breed Color Tarentaise Bull. Natural, thick muscling, wide bodied and stout that will be a great option to produce calves with growth and thickness. High indexing Tarentaise at the WBIA Bull Test 2014-2015 in Platteville, Wisconsin.

Collier Farms – Nate Collier

1656 80th Ave. NE
New Rockford, North Dakota 58356

Collier Farm has semen for sale on four bulls that have impacted the Tarentaise breed.
Contact us for price or more information

Available Semen

C-C General
Boby’s Successor
GHF Copy Cat

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