HerdOptimizer GO now available in 10 countries

category Breeding
Last year CRV introduced the breeding concept HerdOptimizer GO internationally. The tool gives farmers easy insight in the genetic potential of their herd by means of female genotyping. After a successful pilot period the concept is now used in 10 countries. CRV’s breeding concept HerdOptimizer GO grows rapidly The... read more ›

Breeding climate friendly cows

category Article
The opportunity to breed more climate friendly cows is one step closer for New Zealand dairy farmers after a Waikato trial finds a possible link between a bulls’ genetics and the amount of methane they produce. The pilot trial, by CRV and LIC with funding from the New Zealand... read more ›

Ten years of genomic selection: the start of a revolution

category Breeding, Genetics
Doubling genetic progress, halving the number of bulls used for breeding and a huge upscaling. The idea of genomic selection, which came to fruition 20 years ago in the brain of a brilliant scientist, has revolutionised breeding. Genomic selection totally revolutionised the world of breeding.’ Sander de Roos, Global... read more ›

Nedap and CRV conclude international cooperative agreement

category press release
Dutch high-tech company Nedap and Dutch/Flemish herd improvement organisation CRV have intensified their collaboration by concluding a new cooperative agreement. This agreement builds on the existing successful collaboration between both companies over the past ten years. The agreement includes global sales of Ovalert, a system that uses sensor technology to support... read more ›

Boost your profits with Fleckvieh bulls from CRV

category Breeding
The index run of April 2021 features bulls that excel in health and efficiency. CRV’s Fleckvieh portfolio has been strengthened and broadened with the addition of bulls that guarantee high production and good health. Robust, highly productive cows that significantly contribute to lower costs, higher yields and fewer problems for... read more ›