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With ‘healthy’ confidence, a significant improvement for CRV bulls

The balance between health and efficiency is what makes CRV’s breeding programme so unique. Important breeding values, therefore, come together in the CRV Health and CRV Efficiency indexes. These are new names, because CRV wants to make progress together with cattle farmers.
This index run once again shows impressive (genetic) progress with both surprising newcomers and proven commonly used bulls. CRV stands for healthy cows with a functional conformation that achieve excellent production with good components.

 
Ranger daughters live up to expectations
Doub…

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Top bulls that prove themselves time and again

It is the balance between health and efficiency that makes CRV’s Fleckvieh breeding program unique as well. Important breeding values, therefore, come together in the CRV Health and CRV Efficiency indexes. These are new names, because CRV wants to make progress together with cattle farmers throughout the world. This progress is demonstrated in this index run, in which frequently used bulls prove themselves, while surprising newcomers also reinforce the chart. CRV stands for healthy cows with a functional conformation that achieve excellent production with good componen…

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Egon Verheijden

New CFO for CRV

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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 Netherlands he expanded the global Sustainability Advisory Practice for KPMG International. After KPMG he joined TEVA Pharmaceuticals as Head of Accounting Europe. In this role he has led a team of 400 finance professionals.

As from the 1st of September 20…

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Harfsen – a 5-star hotel for bulls

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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 animals’.

At the semen production site in Harfsen, 100 bulls can now be housed in comfortable, deep litter pens that measure 27 square metres. These pens have been designed to maximise animal welfare. Mechanisation has also been introduced where possible in the team’s da…

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Angus Haslett is CRV’s new CEO

As of today, Angus Haslett is CRV’s new CEO. He succeeds Roald van Noort who successfully led CRV for the past 12,5 years. Haslett joined CRV in 2009 as Managing Director of the Business Unit Oceania and most recently also managed CRV’s USA operation.

The Supervisory Board is pleased to welcome CRV’s first international CEO. Angus has enjoyed a career in agriculture for over 25 years mostly in the dairy industry. In his period as Managing Director he has worked closely on developing Oceania’s strategy. His position also included several successful acquisitions that …

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