NEWS

Better Life

Over 1,500kg more milk and 31% less mastitis by using unique breeding index

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Analysis of the performance of cows in the herd of producer Troels Bjørn located in Hobro, Denmark shows that using breeding indexes for health and efficiency pays off. Leading cows on the Better Life Efficiency index, developed by breeding organisation CRV, produced over 1,500kg more milk compared to their herd... read more ›
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New NVI highlights quality of CRV bulls

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The April 2018 index run shows that the new NVI calculations, which are a better fit with the wishes of Dutch and Flemish cattle farmers, have impacted favourably on the rankings of CRV bulls. Many bulls boast outstanding production figures, with the high components currently in great demand. Delta Treasure... read more ›
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Efficient dairy cows with high ranking Fleckvieh bulls

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The April index run demonstrates CRV’s progress in breeding for efficient cows with great longevity. Mint, Dax, Worldcup and Hongkong PP are amazing bulls for Fleckvieh breeders who want to utilise the full potential of their farms’ production capacity. Mint (Manigo x Rau, 132 TMI) was already awarded proven Fleckvieh... read more ›

Bulls for vital herds with outstanding financial results

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December’s index run presents a rich gift to farmers of bulls that produce healthy cows capable of high fat and protein production. The selection includes bulls that excel in component inheritance as well as high milk production. With four, high-ranking sons among the black-and-white genomic tested bulls, Bouw Finder firmly... read more ›

Daughter groups impressed at NRM

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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 saw the animals ‘in person’ on our stand on day two. These visitors included the owners... read more ›