NEW FUTURE BULL: RAMBAM

Rambam's maternal and paternal lines both originated in North America. Rubels (Argo x Rubicon), who sired Rambam rf, ranks among the most interesting red-and-white bull sires of recent years. Rubels has a high production index and exemplary scores for conformation. His daughters have very good frames that include great width, super udders and a…

PLENTY OF INTEREST FOR SLASH PROGENY GROUP AT HARDENBERG SHOW

Impressive presentation by Slash progeny group The many visitors all voiced the same opinion; ‘what a fabulous progeny group’ and ‘what an amazing dam’. VDR Slash originates from a highly successful cow family that has high components and good conformation embedded in its DNA. With his aAa code of 153 and the favourable protein…

VDR SANDRA 2 THE FIRST BIG MALKI DAUGHTER WITH EX92!

VDR Sandra 2, breeding bull VDR Slash's dam, is the first Big Malki daughter to be registered with EX 92 points. This 5th calf cow, nicely balanced and still showing plenty of youthfulness, is in possession of a super best attached udder with a good suspension score. At an exceptionally high score of EX 94, her legs are her strongest point. We…

NEW FUTURE BULL: JORT

Jort’s sire Jakarta, with Rosebud as his sire and Potter P as his dam's sire, boasts a pedigree that contains two very good, proven breeding bulls that offer an out of the ordinary bloodline. Jakarta is a calving ease bull who transmits high milk production and positive protein percentages. In terms of conformation, he passes on average development,…

NEW FUTURE BULL: FASTER

One of these solid, reliable breeding bulls is Sabre, Faster's sire. Similar to Faster, Sabre carries the A2A2 gene for beta casein and both bulls can claim a robust frame that includes great width. Sabre also transmits good udders and correct legs and his daughters show good progression in their production figures over the lactations. As well…

NEW FUTURE BULL: PONTOS RED

With PowerNap as his sire, Pontos not only offers a bloodline that is a little more unusual (Jetstream x Potter), he has also inherited PowerNap's extremely high production. He combines a reasonable positive for milk production with sky high component percentages. His conformation can be classed as very good, all-round and faultless. Very positive…

NEW FUTURE BULL: JACQUES

Jacobus, the sire of Jacques, typifies what all-round means. Plenty of milk with neutral components are wrapped up in a solid, reliable conformation: average sized cows with a good body condition, very good udders and great legs. He also leaves little to be desired in terms of udder health, fertility and durability.   With the Ginsters in his…

INDEXRUN AUG 2021

Sensational: VDR Slash, the strongest-rising Dutch bull VDR Slash (Balu x Malki x Minos) is a bull with width. He debuts with 248 daughters in his breeding value and, at the same time, realises such a high rise in the index that he can truly be called sensational. His dam Sandra 2 – daughter of Malki – is a cow with incredible production…

HOW WE MULTIPLY 2.5 MG TO 25 KG!

Mali, officially the Republic of Mali, is a country in Africa. The north and north-east of the country are located in the Sahara, the south and south-west in the Sahel. The country is completely landlocked. Mali has more than 18 million inhabitants, of whom more than 10% live in and around the capital Bamako. In 2011 Mali was listed among the top five…

GROWING NECESSITY FOR DIVERSITY IN THE HOLSTEIN BREED

If we examine the larger dairy and beef farming countries, of the 1310 new registered animals some 1000 bulls have the same three code numbers. Particularly striking is that in the past year only eight bulls have been coded throughout all of Canada. Denmark and France are the leading countries with over 90% of ‘234 code’ in the analysed…