NEWS

Progeny groups at CRV Cow-Expo 2013 shining examples of a healthy herd

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Good animal health results in easy to manage herds that deliver high lifetime production. For the CRV Cow Expo 2013, CRV has specially selected eight groups of daughters sired by bulls that can be used by farmers to breed a healthy herd. The event will take place in the IJsselhallen... read more ›

CRV presents vision on sustainability

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In the brochure ‘We stand at the beginning of the food chain’, CRV is publishing its vision and objectives on sustainability. By meeting these objectives, CRV wants to support sustainable milk and beef production. A herd in which cows live a year longer, are healthier and also produce milk and... read more ›

CRV’s Breeding Policy fits well with market developments

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The breeding policy of CRV appears to fit well with market developments in the payment of milk. This is evident from an analysis resulting from the milk payment system that FrieslandCampina wants to introduce as from 1 January 2014. In its selection policy and breeding programmes, CRV is taking account... read more ›

Poland becomes new member of EuroGenomics

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Since 2009, the EuroGenomics partners VikingGenetics (Denmark/Sweden/Finland), UNCEIA (France), DHV and vit (Germany), CRV (Netherlands/Belgium) and since 2011 Conafe (Spain) co-operate in the field of genomics to further increase the reliability in genomic breeding. On 26th October 2012, Poland joined EuroGenomics as a full member. EuroGenomics has made an agreement... read more ›

Innovative boost for tropical dairy breeding

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CRV, Embrapa and Pfizer Animal Health join forces on genomic development in Brazil The breeding of tropical dairy breeds will receive an innovative boost thanks to a partnership between the cattle improvement organisation CRV, Pfizer Animal Health and the Brazilian dairy cattle research center Embrapa Gado de Leite. These three... read more ›