NEWS

startrek

Vero Startrek highest new daughter proven bull in the Netherlands and Flanders

category Press Release
The August index run shows CRV bulls that make herds healthier and more efficient. The speed of genetic progress keeps accelerating and farmers are reaping the benefits. Nowadays, farm management has become even more key to profitable farming. Herd advisors give specific advice that helps choose sires that suit the... read more ›
wobller

New opportunities for Fleckvieh in August run

category Press Release
The August index run shows CRV’s progress in breeding efficient cows with great longevity. Wobbler was the most widely used Fleckvieh bull in Germany last year. Mesias, Rolls and Mocca Pp are newcomer bulls for Fleckvieh breeders who want to increase herd health combined with higher production. Wobbler (Watnox x... read more ›
Better Life

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

category Other
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 ›
index run

New NVI highlights quality of CRV bulls

category Other
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 ›
fleckvieh

Efficient dairy cows with high ranking Fleckvieh bulls

category Other
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 ›