High Growth – Easy Calving – Superior Carcass

Below are pictures and information on sires that have heavy influence in our herd. We maintain several families and bloodlines in our breeding herd.

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SAV Deep Water 8260

SAV Deep Water 8260

Reg: AAA 19250926

Owned by J.J. Scheckel and Schaff Angus Valley. Serves as a J.J. Scheckel Herd Bull.

A featured headliner bull in the 2019 SAV Sale, he took the #1 weaning weight honors in the entire natural calf crop. He earned a weaning weight of 1,066 lbs, to ratio 119, against the toughest group of contemporary herd mates in the Angus business.

SAV Deep Water 8260 preweaning with Dam, SAV Elba 2538
SAV Deep Water 8260 preweaning with Dam
  • Top 1% Weaning and Yearling weight EPD’s, Top 1% Carcass weight, Top 10% Ribeye.
  • His dam, SAV Elba 2538, is a direct daughter of the legendary SAV Elba 1094. She is also a flush sister to SAV Elba 2536, who sold at the 2018 SAV sale for $65,000.
  • His sire, SAV Raindance 6848, was the $450,000 selling feature bull at the 2017 SAV Sale.
  • He weaned at 1,053 pounds and scanned a 17.6 inch ribeye.
  • SAV Deep Water 8260 was described as a dominating power bull with size, muscle, volume, and sheer pounds.

SAV Stockade 8900

SAV Stockade 8900

Reg: AAA 19253274

Owned by J.J. Scheckel and Schaff Angus Valley. Serves as a J.J. Scheckel Herd Bull.

A direct son of the 9 million dollar producing, and now deceased, cow, SAV Blackcap May 4136. He is also full brother to the $650,000 selling bull, SAV Sensation 5615, and the $235,000 selling bull, SAV Seedstock 4838.

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Dam SAV Blackcap May 4136
  • This bull is a blending of two of the most prominent and influential cows ever produced, SAV Blackcap May 4136, and SAV Madame Pride 0075.
  • He weaned at 938 pounds, or 270 pounds above the breed average.
  • He is described as a bull to build an everlasting cow herd with, from a highly predictable and reliable mating.
  • His sire, SAV Registry 2831, serves as a major AI sire, and is described as fault-free in structure with abounding thickness, muscling, bulging hindquarters, capacity, natural fleshing ability, with traditional Angus breed character, and perfect feet.

SAV Elongate 7901

SAV Elongate 7901

Reg: AAA 18911204

Owned by J.J. Scheckel and Schaff Angus Valley. Serves as a J.J. Scheckel Herd Bull.
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Full flush brother to the record-selling $800,000 bull from the 2018 Sale, SAV Elation 7899.

  • He was an embryo, and earned a weaning weight of 950 pounds, and a 365 day weight of 1,441 pounds.
  • He ranks in the top of the breed for weaning and yearling growth EPD’s.
  • His 205-day weaning weight was 269 pounds above breed average.
  • His phenomenal dam, SAV Blackcap May 1782, is a herdbull producer, and herd leader at Schaff. She earned a weaning ratio of 112 on 4 calves. She ranks as the #2 weaning EPD cow in the SAV herd, next only to her daughter. Her powerful body type, udder quality, perfect feet, and consistent top production have given her elite status in the SAV herd.
  • His dam’s sire is Sinclair Emulation XXP, a one-of-a-kind, he is backed by line-bred predictability to transmit outlier characteristics such as: exceptional length, calf, vigor, balance, and power.
  • This bull, SAV Elongate 7901, was a featured bull in the 2018 SAV Sale, selling in the very first group of XXP sons. He was described by Schaff, as a completed groundwork, the genetics are laid, and the timing is right, for a phenomenon to take the Angus breed in the direction that defined its purpose- reintroducing the emulation line of cattle, who have led the industry for fertility, longevity, udder and feet quality for decades. This was an incredible flush group that brings grass-roots foundation Angus genetics front and center, blending them with the greatest maternal cow line to ever walk the earth. These 3 flush brothers are attractive, extremely long-bodied, thick and muscular with an athletic sound structure and docile temperament. They all did it in a low birth weight package, and outcross to most bloodlines.

SAV Igniter 7940

SAV Igniter 7940

Reg: AAA 18912917

Owned by J.J. Scheckel and Schaff Angus Valley. Serves as a J.J. Scheckel Herd Bull.

A featured bull in the 2018 SAV Sale, maternal brother to many major AI bulls, including the $180,000 SAV Regard, the $260,000 Cutting Edge, Priority, Brand Name, First Cut, Robust, and Reproduction.

  • He earned a weaning weight of 988 pounds, and a 365 day weight of 1,534 pounds.
  • His weaning weight was 307 pounds over breed average.
  • He ranks in the top of the breed for weaning and yearling growth EPD’s.
  • His dam, SAV Blackcap May 5530, had a production record of birth 5 @96, weaning 5 @ 108, yearling 5 @ 105, and ribeye 64 @ 102. She currently has 17 daughters retained in the SAV herd.
  • His sire is SAV International 2020, the $400,000, Lot 1 Bull, at the 2013 SAV production sale.
  • He was a featured bull in the 2018 SAV Sale.
  • He was described by Schaff as a sale headliner, with impeccable phenotype, performance, and cow power beyond compare. A real herd builder.

SAV Atmosphere 6600

SAV Atmosphere 6600 Photo

Reg: AAA 18579214

Owned by J.J. Scheckel and Schaff Angus Valley. Serves as a J.J. Scheckel Herd Bull.

A featured bull in the 2017 SAV sale, he is maternal brother, and double-bred, to the 8 million dollar producer cow, SAV Blackcap May 4136, along with 6 bulls working in major AI studs, including the $200,000 SAV Angus Valley 1867.

  • Line bred to the Blackcap May family, double-bred to SAV May 2397.
  • He was the #1 Ribeye EPD Bull of the entire SAV 2016 calf crop.
  • His dam, SAV May 2397, is currently the #3 income-producing cow in SAV history, and has generated 1.7 million in receipts, on 97 progeny, averaging $17,539 in past SAV sales. She also has 6 sons working in major AI stud facilities, including the $200,000 SAV Angus Valley 1867, and the $92,500 SAV Brave 8320, that will be maternal brothers to this bull.
  • His sire, SAV Resource 1441, is one of the most popular, proven, and powerful sires in the Angus breed. He was the #1 semen revenue bull at Genex AI Stud, and has earned the respect of the entire Angus world. He represents the best of the timeless Rito 707 linage, and brings to the table massive thickness, fleshing ability, muscle, and superb structure and feet.
  • He displays all the attributes you would expect from such a powerful pedigree. He will offer intense line-bred predictability and pre-potency. He is long, thick, and deep.

SAV Allegiance 6277

SAV Allegiance 6277

Reg: AAA 18579247

Owned by J.J. Scheckel and Schaff Angus Valley. Serves as a J.J. Scheckel Herd Bull.

A featured bull in the 2017 SAV Sale, he was a favorite and potential sale topper, with big time performance. He earned a weaning weight of 997 lbs, to ratio 109, against the stiffest competition of contemporary herd mates in the Angus business.

  • He ranks in the top 1% in the breed for weaning and yearling growth EPD’s.
  • His dam, SAV Emblynette 1072, is a feminine and productive SAV Brand Name daughter. She has a beautiful udder, and front posture phenotype. She has daughters retained in the SAV herd, and multiple high selling progeny in past sales. His grandam is 2nd generation Elite Pathfinder.
  • His sire, SAV Resource 1441, is one of the most popular, proven, and powerful sires in the Angus breed. He was the #1 semen revenue bull at Genex AI Stud, and has earned the respect of the entire Angus world. He represents the best of the timeless Rito 707 linage, and brings to the table massive thickness, fleshing ability, muscle, and superb structure and feet.
A pre-weaning picture with his dam
  • He was a featured bull in the 2017 SAV sale. One of the few featured in their early pre-sale advertising.
  • He displays all the attributes you would expect from SAV, as described by Kelly Schaff, “He is a personal favorite, has a perfect phenotype, top performance, steller pedigree, and the maternal superior Emblynette cow family to back him”.
  • He brings distinctive breed character, muscle shape, and body volume together in a perfect-structured, herd bull package.

SAV Prescott 9653

SAV Prescott 9653

Reg: AAA 19543397

J.J. Scheckel Owned Herd Bull.

Raising the bar for performance and growth!

  • From the highlighted and first lead-off bull group of the 2020 SAV Sale. A Landmark flush with winning combination of SAV Quarterback + SAV Blackcap May 6644. Without a doubt, one of the most dominating flushes in SAV history, bringing off the charts growth, performance and phenotype to a new generation pedigree.
  • His individual 205 day weight of 900 pounds, was 236 pounds above the breed average. He posted a 365 day weight of 1,406 pounds, or 3.85 pounds per day from birth.
  • His individual ultrasound scanned a 15.7” ribeye, to ratio 103 against the stiffest set of contemporaries in the world. He also posted a 118 ratio for intermuscular fat or marbling.
  • His EPD profile ranks him in the top 5% of the breed for weaning and yearling weight.
  • His sire, SAV Quarterback 7933, raises the bar for performance and growth, more so than any identified sire in SAV History. He was selected by Genex and partners as the #1 weaning and yearling EPD bull in the 2018 SAV Sale, where he posted a 205 day weight of 1,095 pounds, a 365 day weight of 1,782 pounds, and a 18.1 inch ribeye at a year.
  • His superstar dam, SAV Blackcap May 6644, is a new generation SAV headline donor with perfect phenotype, impeccable udder quality and superior production. She is on the fast track to stardom and a one-of-a-kind flush sister to the world record selling flush of bulls, that include SAV President, Raindance, Rainfall, Governor, Rainmaster, and Reign.
  • His legendary grandam, SAV Blackcap May 4136, in the Angus breeds most influential genetic contributor and all-time top income producing cow.

SAV Landscape 9221

Reg: AAA 19542357

J.J. Scheckel Owned Herd Bull.

Linebred to greatness!

  • From the highlighted 2020 SAV Sale. SAV Landscape 9221 is a flush brother to the $100,000 selling 80% semen rights only, retained SAV herd bull, SAV Landmark 9148. From a flush with an intense linebreed mating of SAV Territory 7225 to SAV Blackcap May 1420.
  • He is loaded with muscle, thickness, capacity and pounds.
  • His individual 205 day weight of 928 pounds, was 264 pounds above the breed average to ratio 105, against the stiffest group of contemporaries in the angus business.
  • He posted a 365 day weight of 1,489 pounds, to ratio 108. His total yearling weight calculates to 4.08 pounds per day from birth.
  • His individual ultrasound scanned a 15.7” ribeye, to ratio 105 against the stiffest set of contemporaries in the world.
  • His EPD profile ranks him in the top 1% of the breed for weaning and yearling weight.
  • His sire, SAV Territory 7225, was the $230,000 selling bull from the 2018 sale season, going to ST Genetics. He had an individual 205 day weight of 1,075 pounds, a 365 day weight of 1,744 pounds, and a 365 day ribeye of 18.7 inches. He is a powerhouse, described as one of the best sons of now deceased legend SAV Resource 1441.
  • His dam, SAV Blackcap May 1420, was a top selling female, and flush sister to the famous flush consisting of SAV Resource, Renown, and Recharge. She has produced other major AI bulls and sale features.

SAV Lineage 9576

Reg: AAA 19542322

J.J. Scheckel Owned Herd Bull.

Power in the Blood! Full flush brother to the $250,0000 selling, SAV Bloodline 9578. Maternal brother to the $75,000 selling SAV Ajax 8885.

  • From the top of the class, SAV Lineage 9576, is a flush brother to the $250,000 Selling 80% semen rights only, retained SAV herd bull, SAV Bloodline 9578.
  • He is complete, loaded with muscle, thickness, capacity and pounds.
  • His individual 205 day weight of 892 pounds, was 228 pounds above the breed average.
  • He posted a 365 day weight of 1,400 pounds, or 3.84 pounds per day from birth.
  • His individual ultrasound scanned a 14.8” ribeye, and an amazing measurement ratio of 164 on intermuscular fat / marbling.
  • His EPD profile ranks him in the top of the breed for weaning and yearling weight, carcass weight, marbling, and dollar beef index.
  • His sire, SAV Rainfall 6846, was the #1 semen sales bull at Select Sires AI Stud. He was the $460,000 selling bull from the 2017 sale season, he is described as a total herd improver.
  • His famous dam, SAV Emblynette 2369, is a breed leading pathfinder, who has unmatched combination of power, performance, and production. She was the #1 205 day wight, and marbling female in her calf crop, and takes honors of being the #1 yearling weight, carcass weight, and dollar beef value cow in the entire SAV Herd. She produced the $75,000 selling SAV Ajax 8885 bull in the 2019 sale season.

SAV Regulator 9286

Reg: AAA 19544696

J.J. Scheckel Owned Herd Bull.

Dominating Proven Performance with Massive Volume and Dimension!

  • SAV Regulator 9286 is a legendary Resource Son with dominating power, volume, and dimension.
  • He was the #1 Scrotal Sized bull of over 400 offered at the 2020 SAV Sale, at 44 cm.
  • He was in the Top 3 of over 400 bulls, for ultrasound scanned ribeye size, at 18”, to ratio 120.
  • He was in the Top 10 of his class for weaning weight to ratio 110, against the stiffest group of contemporaries in the business.
  • His individual 205 day weight of 988 pounds, was 324 pounds above the breed average.
  • He posted a 365 day weight of 1,596 pounds, or 4.37 pounds per day from birth, For a yearling weight ratio of 107.
  • His EPD profile ranks him in the top of the breed for weaning and yearling weight, carcass weight and ribeye.
  • His legendary sire, SAV Resource 1441, was the #1 semen revenue bull at Genex AI Stud. He is the definition of width, power, and capacity.
  • His famous dam, SAV Lucy 2096, is a broody and elegant, nice uddered Brand Name daughter, she comes from the same family that produced the legendary Ai sire, SAV Final Answer 0035.

SAV President 9074

Reg: AAA 19542791

J.J. Scheckel Owned Herd Bull.

The #1 Ribeye bull, extremely wide based and long bodied, with real muscle front to back!

  • SAV President 9074 is a powerhouse growth bull, with a long side, width, and muscle front to back.
  • ·He takes honors of the #1 ribeye size, against over 400 others in the entire 2020 SAV Sale, where he individually measured a 18.5” ribeye, to ratio 123.
  • His individual 205 day weight of 948 pounds, was 284 pounds above the breed average. He ratiod 106 for weaning against the stiffest group of contemporaries in the business.
  • He posted a 365 day weight of 1,601 pounds, or a whopping 4.38 pounds per day from birth, For a yearling weight ratio of 113.
  • His EPD profile ranks him in the top of the breed for weaning and yearling weight, feet quality, carcass weight and ribeye. Top 1% in the breed for feedlot value.
  • His sire, SAV President 6847, was the $750,000 selling world record selling bull in 2017. He is siring breed leaders, including the 1.5 million dollar SAV America 8018.
  • His dam, SAV Bessie Heiress 3305, is from the cow family established in 1946 at SAV, she was produced from 2 generations of pathfinders.

JJ Scheckel Expedition A23

JJ Scheckel Expedition A23

Reg: AAA 17635991

J.J. Scheckel Owned Herd Bull.

Full brother to the dam of Oneills Black Bardolier, Oneills Royal Lady 90.

  • His full sister is Oneills Royal Lady 90, who sold for $50,000 half interest.
  • Oneills Royal Lady 90 had the 2nd high selling embryos at Denver, in 2018, at $2,200 each.
  • Oneills RoyaL Lady 90 is also the dam of Oneills Black Bardolier.
  • Oneills Black Bardolier is the heaviest muscled bull ever bred by Oneils angus in 60+ years in the business. His 205 day weaning weight was 982 pounds.
  • JJ Scheckel Expedition A23 is also maternal brother to Oneills Renovation and Oneills OMIA King.
  • His dam, Oneills Royal Lady 40, has sold top embryos to herds across the country, and as far as Australia.
  • His sire, Oneills Expedition, has stood the test of time, and continues to be in the top 5% dollar beef in the industry. He is a Pathfinder sire, and was himself the Champion Bull at the 2006 Nebraska State Fair, and 2006 Kansas State Fair. His offspring have dominated bull tests throughout the country.
  • JJ Scheckel Expedition A23 is an extremely long, thick bull, full of muscle. He has a big foot, and legs have been sound. He has made excellent daughters in our herd, and they have went on to have offspring that has excelled at bull tests nationally.

SAV Resource 1441

  • One of the most iconic bulls in the breed; Resource is the most popular sire in the Gexex line-up due to his ability to sire growth, carcass merit and maternal ability in a desirable package.
  • Resource brings to the table the basics of efficiency and natural fleshing ability with thickness, muscle, masculinity, superb structure, feet quality and authentic breed character.
  • Resource sons have unprecedented performance and industry appeal, while his daughters are making superb brood cows with high quality udders and abundant milk.

SAV Renown 3439

  • Renown is the result of the same proven and predictable mating that created SAV Resource 1441; he is backed by the Blackcap May cow family that leads the breed in producing A.I. sires.
  • His progeny combine modest birth weights with phenomenal phenotypic quality, breed-leading performance, superior structure and great disposition – truly in a league of their own.
  • The Renown calves will have similar growth like the Resource progeny, but with less birth weight and a bit more front extension and body length.

SAV Sensation 5615

  • The $950,000 selection by Herbster Angus in the 2016 SAV Sale.
  • SAV Sensation was the high-selling lot of the 2016 Schaff Angus Valley Sale.
  • He is a full brother to the $235,000 SAV Seedstock.
  • His mother, SAV Blackcap May 4136, is the No.1 income producing cow in SAV history. She has generated over $8,000,000 in progeny sales to date.
  • This bull had length, beautiful front, and soundness.

SAV Seedstock 4838

  • SAV Seedstock 4838 was the $235,000 selected at the 2015 SAV Sale.
  • His phenomenal dam, SAV Blackcap May 4136, is a major impact, multi-trait leading cow with an unprecedented production record. She generated over $8,000,000 in progeny receipts and is the most prolific and influential cow in the history of the SAV herd.
  • He has majestic maternal presence, is loaded with performance, and is structurally superb.
  • SAV Seedstock 4838 is powerfully built and stunning from all angles with superior soundness and herd bull authority.
  • The Seedstock progeny are rugged and great footed with a true “cowboy” look about them. They will generate revenue!

SAV Pedigree 4834

  • SAV Pedigree 4834 was one million dollar selection by Herbster Angus at the 2015 SAV Sale.
  • This SAV Pioneer son is out of SAV herd matron, SAV Blackcap May 4136.
  • He offers the pedigree, phenotype and breed-leading EPD profile to be one of the truly great breeding achievements in Angus history.
  • Pedigree has the lineage to be a maternal masterpiece, backed by the best cows in the business.
  • Stunning in his design, this bull is stylish, super-fronted, long-sided and has a powerful hip.
  • He ranks in the top 1% of current sires for REA EPD and in the top 5% for WW and the top 3% for YW EPD.
  • Pedigree’s progeny have extra length and size. He is a “go-to” sire to add pounds and frame score.

SAV Ten Speed 3022

  • Ten Speed is a well-proven, industry-leading curve bender that sires easy-feeding, growthy cattle that perform at all stages.
  • His Bismarck dam is one of the hidden gems at Schaff Angus Valley with a flawless udder and nearly ideal body type. Ten Speed is the perfect choice for cattlemen looking for maternal strength, phenotype and carcass merit in one exciting package!
  • He recorded a 112 WW ratio and 107 IMF ratio, he combines a low birth weight, high carcass tabulation with a true beef bull look.

ONeills Expedition

  • A great breed with out-of-the-mainstream pedigree.
  • Champion Bull at the Nebraska State Fair and the Kansas State Fair.
  • Sired top selling bulls multiple years at Iowa Beef Expo.
  • Sired multiple high-gaining bulls at test stations throughout the country.
  • Phenotype, performance, and maternal all wrapped into one.

ONeills Expedition 651

Reg: AAA 17084775

J.J. Scheckel Owned Herd Bull.

  • Ratio’d 143 for IMF, Ratio’d 110 for Ribeye.
  • He was ET baby that weaned at 823 pounds.
  • If looking for a little more frame and growth with high carcass values then this is the bull.
  • His full sister is a beautiful moderate framed female like most all of the daughters of ONeills Expedition.
  • 651 is a full brother to the $20,000 ONeills Envious Lad.
  • Expedition 651” goes back 7 times to the phenomenal Canadian Bull, “72E” the roughage converter. He goes back 5 times to the Grand Old Matrons, ONeills Eraline 42.
  • He has served as a J.J. Scheckel herd bull for several years, several direct sons have topped bull tests, and several direct daughters are retained in the J.J. Scheckel herd, they are raising scale-smashing calves. His daughters will be his biggest attribute, they are beautiful and powerful.

ONeills Frontiersman

  • Heaviest yearling weight bull ever produced at ONeill Angus.
  • A proven pedigree.
  • His dam also produced the bull that sired the top-indexing group of calves at the Tri-County Steer Carcass Futurity against over 9,000 head.
  • A bull created from years of disciplined breeding.
  • Thick, deep and powerful.

ONeills Black Bardolier

  • Heaviest muscled bull ever raised by Jim ONeill in 65 years of breeding Angus cattle.
  • He has been siring the top groups of calves wherever used nationwide.
  • He had an individual weaning ratio of 121 at 982 pounds. He had a IMF ratio of 105, and a 18.8 inch ribeye to ratio 114.
  • Phenotypically correct in every way.
  • Top percentage dollar values in the Angus breed.
  • Semen rights have been sold overseas.
  • J.J. Scheckel owns 2 full sisters in blood to this great bull.

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