Alta EDGE is your first opportunity to access Alta’s highly exclusive, most elite sires to use as part of your genetic strategy. By opting into the Alta EDGE contract, you get priority access to our newest, young Holstein and Jersey sires before they are commercially available.
Work with your Alta representative.
Customize your genetic plan to align with your farm’s situation and goals. Alta is the leading innovator in genetic planning and strategy, and our team is highly trained to help you realize optimal genetic progress. We help you define and refine your genetic plan to ensure you get the most from the Alta EDGE program sires.
Sign a contract.
Alta EDGE is a contract-based program that provides enrolled dairies exclusive, highest priority access to the newest and most elite dairy genetics from Alta.
Choose from the elite Alta EDGE sires currently on offer.
Visit the Sires section of the Alta EDGE web page to view the bulls that will bring the fastest genetic gains to your herd. When you opt into this contract, we will proactively communicate with you via email when a new, elite, early release sire has been added to the program, so that you are up to date.
Drive faster genetic progress in your herd.
Alta EDGE is a total solution. Mating Alta EDGE sires to your best females will drive the fastest genetic progress in your herd. The resulting high-quality females will daily contribute superior performance and profitability to your herd’s bottom line. You will put your dairy on the leading edge of genomic progress as part of the Alta EDGE program.
Alta commits to grant Alta EDGE program clients with the highest priority in semen allocation from these elite level sires. Alta cannot assure the timeliness of fulfilling any orders placed through this program as product inventory and availability cannot be guaranteed. Furthermore, Alta outlines its commitment should the company choose to exercise the option to purchase any progeny in accordance with the terms and conditions as defined in the Alta EDGE program agreement.
Details of all restrictions agreed upon regarding all Alta EDGE offspring are specifically outlined in the Alta EDGE agreement. If you are in doubt, please contact our program administrator with any questions by emailing [email protected].
Semen on bulls designated as Alta EDGE sires can only be purchased if you/your dairy has a signed agreement in good standing with Alta. A signed agreement does not guarantee availability of Alta EDGE sires, since we cannot guarantee production levels. However, your signed Alta EDGE agreement grants you the highest priority to receive the semen that is available, and you will be notified of any production issues that prevent an order from being fulfilled.