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Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo

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The time has come and gone already this year, for an exciting week at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. This time of year, we expect lots of visitors, both from the US and foreign countries. We definitely were not lacking in that this year! We welcomed many groups from all over the world. We hosted a group of 30 from Australia that were such a delight to have. They even brought us cookies and chocolate from Australia- those didn't last long in our office! We gave tours to groups from Colombia, Mexico, Venezuela, Brazil, and many other places. It is always such an interesting time to get to meet new people from all over the world, and also to listen to their stories. We have several pictures on our facebook account with some of the groups.

We also had a very good time in Houston. We have a booth set up every year that enables us to talk to many people and have lots of goodies to give away. Houston is always such a busy week, with many sales, shows and events lined up to get to. Many new people stopped by our booth, or we got to talk to at the various events, and we look forward to talking to all of them soon.

After Houston is always a busy time, and this year proved that trend. We have had many trailers in and out of here every day, We have gotten several really good bulls to collect semen on, and we are working diligently to ensure that each one gets the highest quality semen in the industry.

Whether you are from around the world, or just down the road, we always welcome you to come take a tour of our facility and look at the bulls we are housing for collection.

Online Semen Sales

Over the years, we have provided our clients various means of marketing their semen. All seemed to be obsolete when completed. Any printed copy went out of date the second the ink was dry- there was always a new hot bull that should be in it. With today's technology, however, we believe we have the [...]

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October update

Wow, is it really almost November? This year has absolutely flown by, and we are getting into peak semen collection months. Our barn has seen some amazing animals come through recently, and we have always wanted to allow our clients an easy way to sell semen from their top notch bulls, without us being in [...]

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Elgin Breeding Service goes GREEN!

EBS/INC. Goes Green!In the early 1970’s, Dr. WH Cardwell pioneered the use of air-conditioning technology to keep bulls cool during the summer months. This effort was to insure that a bull’s semen quality would not suffer due to heat stress.After working with then current air-conditioning technology, it was learned that air quality caused severe limitations [...]

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Brief Video of a Long History

Early in his career, Dr. Cardwell earned the reputation for being an expert in bovine reproduction. In 1954, he was asked to produce fresh semen for use in registered herds. Elgin Breeding Service was born. Even then, quality service and product was Dr. Cardwell’s focus. Since that time, EBS has grown into one of the [...]

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Stay connected with us on Facebook.com

Want to know what's new at EBS? Wondering if we'll have a booth at an event? Like us on Facebook and you'll be in the know! www.facebook.com/elginbreedingservice

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