FLA


Welcome to Four L. Acres or FLA for short

Where most Full blood Gelbvieh trace to. FLA are bred true no other breeds in our Gelbvieh over the years I have seen other breeds put into them causing a shortage of fulls. Then the bred up purebreds looking only for frame. Now again other breeds coming into the blood. Since 2004 We have Impacted the Fullblood Gelbvieh.

We jumped up our Red Angus program by purchasing some elite Reds from Rex at the end of 2018. We are now getting some very good results.

December 2018
#1 in Balancer Females and Bulls,Brahmaine Females and Bulls,Galbray females and Charbray Females. Iowa #1 Females #3 Overall #5
January 2019
#1 in Brahmaine Females,Charbray Females,Gelbray Females,Gelbray Steers,Gelbvieh Females and Red Angus Females. Iowa #1 Females #1 Overall #3
February 2019
#1 in Balancer Females,Brahmaine Females,Gelbray Females,Charbray Females,Gelbvieh Females,Red Angus Bulls and Females. Iowa #1 Females #1 Overall #1
March 2019
#1 in Balancer Females,Gelbvieh Females,Red Angus Bulls and Females. Iowa #1 Females #1 Overall #1
April 2019
#1 in Balancer Females,Red Angus Bulls and Females, Iowa #1 Females #1 Overall #2
May 2019
#1 in Balancer Females,Red Angus Bulls and Females,Gelbvieh Females,Iowa #1 Females #1 Overall #2
June 2019
#1 in Gelbvieh Females,Red Angus Bulls and Females,Iowa #1 Females #1 Overall #3
July 2019
#1 in Balancer Females,Gelbvieh Females,Red Angus Bulls and Females,Iowa #1 Females #1 Overall #3
August 2019
#1 in Balancer Females,Gelbray Bulls and Females,Red Angus Bulls and Females,Iowa Overall #4
July 2020
#1 in Red Angus Bulls and Females,Overall #7
August 2020
#1 in Angus Females,Gelbray Bulls and Females. #1 Overall Females Overall #3
Sept 2020
#1 In American Cross Females,Gelbray Bulls and Females,Gelbvieh Females and Steers,Red Angus Bulls and Females, Overall Females,Iowa Overall #6
Oct 2020
#1 In American Cross Females,Gelbray Females and Steers,Gelbvieh Females and Steers,Red Angus Females,Overall Females,Iowa, Overall #2
Nov 2020
#1 In Angus Bulls and Females,Gelbray Bull,Females and Steers,Red Angus Females,Females,Iowa and Overall.
Dec 2020
#1 In Red Angus Females,Gelbray Bulls,Females,Steers,Females,Iowa and Overall.

THE #1 RANKED O'ALL BULL LEADER "FOUR MONTHS IN A ROW" AUGUST,SEPTEMBER,OCTOBER,NOVEMBER 2009 #1 Ranked O'ALL Female Leader "Seven Months in a Row" January-July 2019.


"Improving the Balancer breed one animal at a time."
Recently the sim adopted a change of what is a Balancer we will only breed a true "Balancer" a 50% Angus and 50% Gelbvieh hybred the best of both breeds.
Located in the heart of the Midwest in Mitchell county Iowa close to the great town of Riceville Iowa.

We are a very small ranch maintaining a small base to work with.
Our focus is Balancers and preserving the fullblood Gelbvieh. We are one of the oldest herds of the above mentioned breeds. We are striving for the best quality Polled Red Balancers we can get. By Using the best Red Angus bulls we can get and breeding to our proven fullblood Gelbvieh cow families and contracting to owners of the elite Red Angus females we are continually developing new lines for the Balancer breed. Star of our herd. She is the result of a contract breeding with Sect. We recently purchased select cattle from HAA and Eagleview farms with their dispersal's. www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?id=1603998 FLA/Sect Contract Peanut Butter-Red Polled ET Dam of over 160 offspring including 9 over 1000 points,3 over 2000 points and 2 over 3000 points Given Gold Metal Status by the Balancer Assn and dam of one Dtr with GM status. She herself has 46 wins and 4,307 points one of the highest the breed has seen.

FLA has now bred fullblood Gelbvieh's with a 9 EA

FLA Now has bred a fullblood Gelbvieh with a 8 EA www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?id=1914729 To our knowledge she is the first in the breed. bred Seven And our first bull www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?id=2064698

FLA was the first to our knowledge to have bred a 7 EA fullblood Gelbvieh
Our Gelbvieh herd is based on the bloodlines of two of the most dominant herds in the fullblood breed BLR and CR.
In December of 2006 we made a major purchase of fullblood Gelbviehs from Exotic. These cattle were brought in to improve our muscling and capacity. Most of these cattle trace back to BLR. We use embryo transfer on our best cows and heifers.
Feel free to check out our cattle in sale pen and show strings. If something catches your fancy make a offer. We very seldom put cattle in auction. So most of our stock is sold private treaty.
Proud member the Simsteer Balancer Breeders Assn on this sim.
Updated 12-31-2020

FLA Hall of Fame

Gelbvieh Sires

www.showcattle.com/cattle.aspx?name=FLA+Barnabas+ET This Bull has done it all.

FLA Trojan Johansson This high EA bull has improved my fullblood Gelbvieh,Gelbrays and Balancers.Given Gold Metal status by the Balancer assn as a foundation sire of the breed. www.showcattle.com/SimSteer/cattleinfo.aspx?id=1300938

FLA Nemo Jumbo. over 7 EA and 7 frame along with a 8.5 neck. www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?name=FLA+Nemo+Jumbo

FLA Jackpot Blaster 2,601 points and 22 wins
a proven calving ease and frame improver he has a EA of 6.6 www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?name=FLA+Jackpot+Blaster

FLA Red Jackpot 2,169 points and 4 wins
a proven muscling and frame improver with a EA of 6.7 www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?name=FLA+Red+Jackpot
Gelbvieh Cows
FLA Silverman BuffyJo ET www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?id=2078962 2,087 Points and 25 Wins. Dam of Twelve Offspring over 2,000 Points and Twenty Two over 1,000 Points.

FLA Red Jeanie ET
www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?name=FLA+Red+Jeanie+ET
Dam of three high point offspring and well used as a ET donor.

FLA Jackpot Joan.
www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?name=FLA+Jackpot+Joan
Over 1700 points and three wins. Super used brood cow with allot of quality offspring.

FLA Mercutio Raven 853 points
www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?name=FLA+Mercutio+Raven
Super well used brood cow in the FLA and CR Cattle Company herds. Dam of 13 Gelbvieh and Balancer offspring over 500 show points

FLA Oberon Jasmine 2,614 points and 5 wins
Dam of 4 offspring over 800 points
www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?name=FLA+Oberon+Jasmine

FLA Jerry Jeri 1,961 points and 13 wins www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?name=FLA+Jerry+Jeri+
Dam of 3 offspring over 1000 points

FLA Reba 3,283 points and 35 wins www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?name=FLA+Reba
My first Gelbvieh superstar she got my Gelbvieh program going. Dam of 3 offspring over 1000 points.


Balancer Sires

FLA Isiah Elevation-Red 1,701 points and 10 wins
Sire of 4 offspring over 900 points all highly proved Sires.
www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?name=FLA+Isiah+Elevation-Red


FLA Return Dojo-Red 2,171 points and 34 wins www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?name=FLA+Return+Dojo-Red
Well proven sire with 7 offspring over 700 points

FLA Intense Idol-Red Polled www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?name=FLA+Intense+Idol-Red+Polled Over 2000 points and 12 wins has a EA of 7.1 He was recently given Gold Metal status by the Balancer Assn.

FLA Hung Hummer-Red Polled www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?name=FLA+Hung+Hummer-Red+Polled He was recently given Gold Metal Status by the Balancer assn. Over 2,600 points with 29 wins.

FLA Jan Felix-Red Polled ET www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?name=FLA+Jan+Felix-Red+Polled+ET He was given GM status by the Balancer assn. Sire of over 80 offspring.

FLA Vail Fireman-Red Polled ET Sire of 5 offspring over 1000 points including two well used sons. www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?name=FLA+Vail+Fireman-Red+Polled+ET Given GM status by Balancer assn.

FLA Jan Formost-Red Polled ET Given GM status by the Balancer assn. www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?name=FLA+Jan+Formost-Red+Polled+ET

FLA Blackeye Louisana Polled Sire of over 75 offspring including 4 over 1000 points. Given GM status by Balancer assn. www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?id=1890629

FLA High PineTree Polled ET Sire of over 140 offspring including 13 over 1,000 Points. www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?name=FLA+High+PineTree+Polled+ET

FLA Margrave Highland Magic Duncan-Red Polled ET Sire of Twelve over 1,000 Points www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?name=FLA+Margrave+Highland+Magic+Duncan-Red+Polled+ET

FLA Duster Rebellion-Red Polled www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?name=FLA%20Duster%20Rebellion-Red%20Polled Sire of 6 over 1,000 Points

FLA Truck Wreck-Red Polled ET www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?name=FLA%20Truck%20Wreck-Red%20Polled%20ET Sire of 5 offspring over 1,000 Points.

FLA I Want to Win-Red Polled ET www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?name=FLA+I+Want+to+Win-Red+Polled+ET Sire of many 1,000 pt winners.

Balancer Cows

FLA Gold Jackie Polled ET over 3800 points and 54 wins dam of five offspring over 2000 points Given GM status by the Balancer assn. www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?id=1822675

FLA Sandman Traci Lords-Red Polled
www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?id=1227955
680 points and 2 wins. Dam of 3 offspring over 2,000 points. Used in the following herds FLA,Oak Springs and HAA dam of 18+ offspring. Given Gold Medal by the Balancer Assn.

FLA Iron Seka-Red Polled
www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?id=935227
2,652 points and 4 wins Dam of four offspring over 1,000 points. Given Gold Medal by the Balancer Assn.

FLA Genes Ritalynn-Red www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?name=FLA+Genes+RitaLynn-Red
4,031 points and 33 wins dam of four offspring over 1000 points. Given Gold Metal status by Balancer Assn.

FLA Headliner Isis-Red www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?name=FLA+Headliner+Isis-Red over 3,200 points and 36 wins Ex Brood cow used as a ET donor the impact of this cow will be felt at FLA and the breed for generations. Given Gold Metal Status by the Balancer Assn

FLA Subway Ivy 2,600 points and 25 wins
Dam of 4 offspring over 500 points
www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?name=FLA+Subway+Ivy-Red Given Gold Metal Status by the Balancer Assn.

FLA Raferite Dena-Red 1,358 points and 24 wins
Dam of 2 offspring over 1900 points one a highly proven sire
www.showcattle.com/cattleinfo.aspx?name=FLA+Rafterite+Dena-Red

FLA Black Jack Roxie 2,371 points and 38 wins
Dam of 2 offspring over 1000 points one a highly proven sire.
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Show String

Name Breed Sex Points
FLA Solar Olivia ET Angus Female 3,304
FLA PBR Sally ET Angus Female 2,551
FLA Mercury Susan Red ET Red Angus Female 2,312
FLA Beau Sassy ET Angus Female 1,982
FLA Angry Samantha Red Red Angus Female 1,911
FLA Mercury SallyAnn ET Angus Female 1,873
FLA Mercury Sable Red ET Red Angus Female 1,858
FLA Copper Susie Red ET Red Angus Female 1,547
FLA Angry Star ET Angus Female 1,490
FLA Surpreme Satin Red ET Red Angus Female 1,405
FLA Willie Sari Red ET Red Angus Female 1,353
FLA Copper Shelly ET Angus Female 1,250
FLA PBR Olivia ET Angus Female 1,190
FLA Toby Susie Red Red Angus Female 1,175
FLA Tornado Sally ET Balancer Female 1,122
FLA PBR Sally ET Angus Female 1,090
FLA Neptune Olive ET Angus Female 1,025
FLA Toby Stella ET Angus Female 983
FLA Mercury Saxony Red ET Red Angus Female 921
FLA Toby Satin Red ET Red Angus Female 859
FLA Sandy AppleSpice Red ET Balancer Female 857
FLA Beau Sharon Red ET Red Angus Bull 809
FLA Coors Lite Red Red Angus Bull 806
FLA PBR Shelly ET Angus Female 725
FLA Surpreme Shannon Red Red Angus Female 685
FLA GM AppleTea Red P ET Balancer Female 644
FLA Enforcer Red ET Red Angus Bull 617
FLA Tornado Sue Red P ET Balancer Female 546
FLA Sandy AppleCandy Red P ET Balancer Female 492
FLA Toby Shenna ET Angus Female 480
FLA Sandy AppleSauce Red P ET Balancer Female 396
FLA Chrome AppleSauce P ET Balancer Female 360
FLA Surpreme Ivy Red P Balancer Female 343
CIBC Pure Purpose 9104 Red Angus Female 290
FLA Atlas Sami Angus Female 270
FLA GM ApplePie Red P ET Balancer Female 260
FLA Toby Sharon Red ET Red Angus Female 260
FLA Toby Stellla ET Angus Female 250
FLA Mercury Shelly ET Angus Female 225
FLA Toby Safari Red Red Angus Female 190
FLA Express Robin Brown Gelbray Female 170
FLA GM AppleSpice Red P ET Balancer Female 115
FLA Iris Reba Brown Gelbray Female 113
FLA GM AppleJuice Red ET Balancer Female 73
FLA GM AppleTurnover Red P ET Balancer Female 50
FLA GbS 121120 Gelbray Steer 40
FLA Tigger Olivia Red Red Angus Female 40
FLA Camaro Satin ET Angus Female 35
FLA Freeway Belle Brown P Gelbray Female 28
FLA GbS 1221 Gelbray Steer 23
FLA Trooper ET Angus Bull 10
FLA Camaro Shirley Red Red Angus Female 0

Semen for Sale

Bull Straws Price
FLA Eastwood Red P 5 $5
FLA Election Results Red P ET 12 $5
FLA Radisson Red P 5 $5

Embryos for Sale

Donor Sire Straws Price
None Available.
General Info
Signed Up: 1/22/2004
Account Level: Standard
Show Results: View
Current Rankings
Balancer Females #1
Gelbray Females #1
Gelbray Steers #1
Gelbray Bulls #1
Iowa State #1
Red Angus Females #1
Overall Females #1
Overall #2
Angus Females #2
Overall Efficiency #6
Red Angus Bulls #7
Angus Bulls #26
Overall Bulls #47
Overall Steers #54
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