August 25, 2015
Efficient milking with easy-to-manage cows fits perfectly with these times when it is essential to maximize all the production factors on the farm. Breeding is the basis for results. The index run of August 2015 offers farmers new bulls to build an excellent position.
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Being a dairy farmer or beef farmer. Having an extensive or intensive production system. And no matter what breed, almost every farmer in the world wants to improve his farm whether it is the individual cow or the whole herd. Breeding for better cows is possible in many different ways: better production, better longevity, faster growth, better health, better fertility, better conformation and so on. CRV helps the farmer to breed for better cows by providing genetics, information products, services and knowledge.
Premium milk, which has high levels of fat and protein, is increasingly being sought after by milk buyers for use in the production of cheese, butter, yogurt and other processed dairy products. Having high levels of fat and protein in your milk can result in extra milk revenues, on top of the premiums already received for meeting standards for cleanliness or somatic cell count.
CRV Avoncroft offers customers a diverse portfolio that focuses on efficiencies in lifetime production, fertility, health, nutrition and decreased inbreeding.
High component milk can be realized by sires from two definite categories – Holstein bulls and those bred specifically for grass-based extensive systems. And both groups include naturally polled, sexed semen, as well as genomic sires.
It is important for the dairy producer that cows have excellent milk production. A farmer also cares about welfare and wants the cows to live a long and healthy life. Furthermore, the farmer, herd manager or farm employee is looking for a good work-life balance. CRV aims to provide all dairy and beef producers worldwide with solutions that support them in their management. Using labour more efficiently, making time for a social life, increasing turnover and decreasing the cost price are just some elements that contribute to a better life supported by CRV’s solutions.