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WEBINAR: FEED EFFICIENCY DEMONSTRATED IN PRACTICE

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On Wednesday, March 24 at 2:30 PM (CST) CRV offers a round-table discussion together with Gerard Meerkerk (owner feed efficiency test farm) and Pieter van Goor (CRV breeding specialist). Learn more about feed efficiency in practice during this interactive webinar (Given in English). New breeding value CRV introduced a unique... read more ›

FEED EFFICIENCY REVEALS HUGE DIFFERENCES

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IN THE TEST GROUPS THE ANIMALS ARE FED INDIVIDUALLY CRV introduced the feed efficiency breeding value in December. Willem Alders has been conducting feed trials for CRV for several years. He sees huge differences, also between similar cows. In August 2017, the dairy farm run by the Alders family became... read more ›
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Angus Haslett to Lead CRV Holding B.V.

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After successfully leading CRV for over 12 years, Roald van Noort will step down as CEO on May 1st 2020. He will be succeeded by Angus Haslett who is currently Managing Director of the Business Unit Oceania and responsible for the Business Unit USA. After 12 and a half years... read more ›

LIVING THE GOOD LIFE AT VIDA BOA DAIRY

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Vida Boa is Brazilian for “the good life,” and Vida Boa Dairy in Tulare, California, feels as if they are indeed living the good life. Owned and operated by the Victor Mendes  family, Vida Boa Dairy, home to 1,600 Jerseys, are fueled by their philosophy that you get out what... read more ›

JOHNSON FARMS – BREEDING A MORE EFFICIENT COW THAT SHOWS UP IN THE BOTTOM LINE

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Over the past four years, more than 20 percent of Michigan dairies have closed their barn doors. Forced out with the shrinking milk check and rising input costs. This unfortunate circumstance is felt from coast to coast—enforcing those dairy producers still standing— to do more, with less. Johnson Farms, LLC,... read more ›