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

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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.

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Popular bulls meet expectations as breeding bulls

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The outbreak of coronavirus is severely affecting our daily lives. But despite this, the bulls have been allocated their new breeding values ‘as usual’.

The five-yearly baseline base change has also been implemented and show that herds have made enormous genetic progress. Especially for all health traits and longevity the progress was higher compared to any other country. An achievement that the Dutch and Flemish cattle breeding sector can be immensely proud of! CRV is also proud that popular genomic bulls are living up to their expectations as breeding bulls. Together with …

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CRV bulls: new stars and proven chart toppers

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CRV aims to contribute to a future-proof and sustainable dairy sector by helping farmers to breed healthy and efficient cows. In this index run, CRV presents many bulls with the ability to transmit these traits to their progeny. The results are a better life for the animals, added value for the farmers and respect for our environment. We are proud of our bulls, but above all proud of all farmers! 
All-round profile with positive bonuses for fat and protein
Barnkamper Majestic (s. Simba) offers a wonderful production profile (1295 kg) combined with good health traits. Majestic…

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CRV bulls – leaders in longevity

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As usual, the index run for December does not hold many surprises. Genetic progress remains the spearhead and a consistent breeding goal delivers results. This applies to adding value through high components, but equally to health and efficiency and longevity.

After this index run, CRV will continue offering its members and customers a highly interesting wide portfolio of bulls. So that farmers can look to the future with the full confidence of a healthy and efficient herd.

Bouw Rocky the undisputed number one for longevity
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Vero Startrek highest new daughter proven bull in the Netherlands and Flanders

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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 goal’s individual farmers are attempting to achieve with their herds, whether this is increasing the components, increasing the kilos of fat and protein, or other goals. After this index run, there is another wide choice of bulls at CRV that can help boost the fina…

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