Mr. Bruce Holmquist is the General Manager of the Canadian Simmental Association and Past President of the World Simmental Fleckvieh Federation. He is a WSFF* Golden Book Award recipient and a member of the Canadian Simmental Association Hall Fame. Bruce and his family have also raised Simmental cattle since 1976.
*=World Simmental-Fleckvieh Federation
International developments in the breeding of Simmental cattle for beef
The presentation will focus on collaborative Genetic Improvement efforts between various countries and the breeds of cattle represented in the International Genetic Solutions (IGS); and the development of the Canadian Beef Improvement Network (CBIN) and how collaboration can create greater value throughout the beef production chain.