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From left to right: Jorge Contreras, Miquel, Billy DeRuyter

DCRC awards View Point Dairy with reproduction award

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Each year the Dairy Cattle Reproduction Council, or DCRC, honors the best of the best dairy producers that have achieved high reproductive efficiency. Each year, producers in both Holstein and non-Holstein categories are awarded and all finalist herds are divided into Platinum, Gold, Silver, and Bronze categories by a judging panel.
THE BRONZE AWARD GOES TO..
This year, CRV USA is proud to see a Bronze award going to one of our customers! View Point Dairy is a family owned operation located in Sunnyside, Washington consisting of 2,000 Holstein cows milked in a double…

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CRV’s USA bulls improve the herds of the farmers

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With the August proof run CRV continuously improves the herds of farmers who are looking for more efficient and healthy cows by adding 6 new Holstein bulls to our strong line up of healthy & efficient bulls and 4 bulls adding more progeny info.

Liner checks all the boxes for efficiency and health. He is 158 pounds of CFP with fat and protein percentages of 0.10% and 0.06%, in combination with 5.7 Productive Life and has exceptionally fertile daughters as well at +2.6 DPR, which explains why his daughters are so efficient at 11% Better Life Efficiency. His high d…

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US CRV bulls determine solid economic base

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The basis for results in the future is determined by the choice of bulls today. The CRV line-up of bulls is ready to improve economics by boosting the production efficiency and health of the herd.

Holding the no. 1 position in Italy, the no. 9 position in Canada and with 2721 TPI, Peak Hotline-ET (Hotrod x Mogul,) is an internationally high ranking bull from CRV. Hotline transmits excellent type (3.1 PTAT) with great udders (2.75) and feet and legs (2.29). His daughters will have excellent milk production (+1312 lbs) with high components (+0.16% fat and +0.06% prot…

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CRV’S HerdOptimizer wins Dairy Herd Management’s 2016 Innovation Award

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(Madison, Wisconsin.) — CRV is honored to have won the prestigious 2016 Dairy Herd Management Innovation Award at the World Dairy Expo in Madison, Wisconsin. CRV was recognized for the company’s recent development of HerdOptimizer, a revolutionary genetic management program, at Dairy Herd Management’s customer appreciation reception on October 4.

Finalists were chosen by a panel of dairy farmers, agribusiness representatives and university experts who cast their votes on whether the product is game changing for dairy producers in the areas of efficiency, functionali…

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Convincing figures prove practical value of Better Life figures

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CRV’s Better Life figures are proving to be highly effective in significantly improving the technical results of herds. Irrefutable proof has been provided by analysis of 61,000 animals on almost 300 farms in the Netherlands and Belgium.
CRV introduced the Better Life figures in 2013 as practical indicators aimed at helping farmers breed efficient, easy-to-manage herds. Each CRV bull is scored for these traits. Large-scale analysis in practical situations has revealed the huge value of these figures for breeding purposes.

Higher lifetime production per cow
The eff…

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