Daughter groups impressed at NRM

category Breeding, Genetics, Shows
On the first day of the NRM (All Holland Dairy Show) the six formidable CRV daughter groups and one theme group paraded in the ring to a full house. Many visitors to the NRM have seen the animals ‘in person’ on our stand on day two. These visitors included the owners... read more ›

CRV shows daughter groups and embryo donors at NRM 2017

With the theme of ‘Better Cows l Better Life’, CRV will be showing a group of six embryo donors for the first time at the NRM 2017. These animals all have a high genetic ranking and have been used in the CRV breeding programme. CRV will also be showing six... read more ›

CRV welcomes two new test farms

category Breeding, Genetics, Other
About one month ago, two new farms has become a CRV test farm. It are the farms of Arjan and Saskia van Erp (Midwolda) and family Van Berkum (Elahuizen). CRV has now 9 test farms in total.  On the CRV test farms the Delta heifers show CRV’s breeding program in... read more ›

Efficient dairy cows with high ranking Fleckvieh bulls

April’s index run shows CRV’s progress in breeding for efficient cows with great longevity. Wobbler, Remmel, Perfekt and Windsor are impressive bulls for Fleckvieh breeders wanting to use the full potential of their farms’ production capacity. Wobbler (Watnox x Mandela, 135 TMI) firmly holds his strong position in the rankings,... read more ›

Ideal dairy cows that excel in health

CRV is making rapid progress in health and efficiency improvement The index run of April 2017 illustrates the rapid progress CRV is making in breeding bulls that boost herd efficiency and health. In the black-and-white segment, Danno, Esperanto and Empire are causing a stir. Rody is an impressive rising star... read more ›