Egon Verheijden

New CFO for CRV

category press release
CRV announces with pleasure that Egon Verheijden will join CRV as Chief Financial Officer and as member of the Executive Board as from 1st September 2020.  Egon Verheijden (46) has worked most of his professional career in international organizations. After working as an accountant with KPMG’s audit team in the... read more ›

Encouraging figures during classification on CRV test farm Nooijen

category Article, Breeding
The recent classification on the Nooijen CRV test farm in coevorden yielded some impressive results by the latest generation of heifers. But a slightly more mature lady who once supplied embryos for the CRV breeding programme also faced the critical scrutiny of the classifier again. The cow in question, Delta... read more ›

Sire in the spotlight: Delta Dubai PP

category Genetics
The passion for breeding of breeding specialist Eric Lievens is perfectly expressed in these enthusiastic bull presentations about CRV bulls. Meetings aren’t possible for the time being, but we don’t want to deny you his sire stories. That is why we put a ‘sire in the spotlight’ every week for... read more ›
Emiel Willems, stock manager at the Abbink dairy farm in Vriezenveen.

Easy milking thanks to balanced conformation

‘Breeding with an emphasis on conformation is still an important factor’, according to Emiel Willems, stock manager at the Abbink dairy farm in Vriezenveen. ‘Cows with balanced conformation perform better across the board and have a longer productive life’, he explains. Classification, SireMatch and HerdOptimizer are tools that help farmers... read more ›

Harfsen – a 5-star hotel for bulls

category press release
CRV’s facility for bulls in Harfsen has been extensively renovated. As Leo Schooltink, team leader of the bull facilities in Harfsen and Ambt Delden, explains ‘We have constructed a 5-star hotel for our bulls, and at the same time created a pleasant work environment for the team responsible for the... read more ›