ABS Global

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ABS Global Inc
Industry Frozen bovine semen
Founded 1941 (DeForest, Wisconsin)
Founder J.Rockfeller Prentice
Headquarters DeForest, Wisconsin
Area served
Products Frozen bovine semen, Technical Services
Parent Genus
Website www.absglobal.com

ABS Global, formerly the American Breeders Service, is an artificial insemination company that sells frozen bovine semen. Founded about 1941 by J. Rockfeller Prentice, the company's headquarters are located in DeForest, Wisconsin.

ABS sells semen from dairy cattle breeds such as Ayrshire, Jersey, Guernsey, Brown Swiss, Milking Shorthorn and Norwegian Red[1] and from beef breeds such as Angus, Brahman, Brangus, Charolais, Hereford, Gelbvieh, Limousin, Senepol and Simmental.[2]

ABS has marketed Holstein sires that include: S-W-D Valiant, Ocean-View Sexation, Paclamar Bootmaker, Hanover-hill Triple-Threat-Red, Southwind Bell-Of-Bar Lee, Arlinda Melwood, Ked Juror, Pen-Col Duster, Roylane Jordan, Regancrest Dundee, and Picston Shottle.


  1. ^ "ABS web site". Dairy Sire Listing. Archived from the original on 2011-04-16. Retrieved 2011-04-20. 
  2. ^ "ABS web site". Beef Sire Listing. Archived from the original on 2011-04-20. Retrieved 2011-04-20. 

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