Tackle ketosis at the source

It is probably a familiar situation: the cow that always produces a lot of milk is under the weather at the start of the lactation period. Her milk production is down, she has a poor appetite and looks lethargic. All the alarm bells ring. Are these symptoms a sign of ketosis? Prevention is better than cure... read more ›

Progeny and demo groups in the spotlights

category Breeding, Genetics, Shows
Seven progeny groups and three demo groups were presented to the public at the CRV event ‘A Herd to Your Heart’ in Zwolle on 11 June.   Delta Alonso: protein-rich health Although Delta Alonso has not yet received his breeding value, the progeny group of this Atlantic son made quite an... read more ›

Impression of CRV Event 2016

category Shows
On the 11th of June the first edition of the CRV Event took place. In the IJsselhallen in Zwolle many farmers saw good daughter groups, the winner of the ‘best herd of the Netherlands’ and the best ‘Young herdmanager of the year’. The herd of family Winter in Vriezenveen has... read more ›

High production and good conformation: Bouw Snowfever

category Breeding, Genetics, Shows
During the CRV-Event in Zwolle on the 11th of June, the first daughter group of Bouw Snowfever will be showed. Some cow lovers are really looking forward to it. Snowfever was one of the highest genomic bulls of his year. He really met the expectations, even more than expected. Together... read more ›

10 daughter groups at CRV Event

category Breeding, Genetics, Shows
CRV will show 10 daughter groups during the coming CRV Event ‘A herd to your heart’. At the 11th of June these groups will show that good genetics are the most important in breeding an efficient and easy to manage herd.   All groups will be showed in the ring.... read more ›