When selecting a new beef bull there is no one-size-fits-all approach. Buying a bull that fits the specific needs of an operation is very important and will be different for every farm.
Look at all the traits for each bull being considered and determine which one best fits your needs. Using tools such as Expected Progeny Differences will help in the decision-making process.
Two traits often considered as the most important are calving ease and temperament. Both traits are associated with added convenience, but they also have an impact on production.
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