Breeding values

GES publishes the breeding value estimations for bulls in the Netherlands three times a year. The breeding values are estimated in accordance with the Interbull recommendations. GES also follows the Interbull advice on the press publication dates.

Press publication of the GES breeding values takes place on the following dates:

  • Wednesday 2 December, 2015 11:00 AM
  • Wednesday 6 April, 2016 11:00 AM
  • Wednesday 10 August, 2016 11:00 AM
  • Wednesday 7 December, 2016 11:00 AM

Deadline for sending in the data used for GES Breeding Values is:

  • 22 February 2016, 8.00 AM
  • 4 July 2016, 8.00 AM
  • 31 October 2016, 8.00 AM

The cowpublication takes place on thursday a week after the bullpublication

GES breeding values

For the press publications with breeding values click here