WelCOME to Santa Gertrudis Breeders International
Santa Gertrudis Breeders International provides progressive leadership, services, programs and technology to promote and broaden the long-term profitability of Santa Gertudis influenced within the beef industry by being member driven and consumer-focused.
Santa Gertrdus Breeders International’s vision is to provide superior member service, actively seek and use partnerships to leverage success and maintain a focus on profitability for members and their customers.
Santa Gertrudis… The Preferred American Beef Breed
Why utilize Santa Gertrudis genetics in a breeding program?
For the commercial cattleman, the answer is simple: versatility. The versatility of the Santa Gertrudis breed ensures that is a compatible and profitable cross with a wide variety of breeds. The result of breeding to a Santa Gertrudis bull is a highly marketable feeder calf and an extremely valuable F1 replacement female. The Santa Gertrudis F1 female is highly prized among cattlemen and demand for these productive females outpaces supply. Santa Gertrudis-influenced females are quickly becoming the beef industry’s commercial female of choice. The breed’s efficiency as feeders and outstanding carcass traits highlight the fact Santa Gertrudis cattle are competitive and profitable in every sector of the industry.
Seedstock producers recognize SGBI is an industry leader proving cattlemen reliable genetic information and selection tools designed to assist with the identification of animals that are profitable and productive. SGBI’s dependable DNA-verified genetic evaluation allows cattlemen to make sound selection decisions, pinpointing animals that will perform regardless of environmental conditions. Santa Gertrudis offer heterosis for reproductive efficiency, longevity and forage adaptability.