Rhala Holsteins & Excellent Genetics - Mts. van der Steege

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Herd classification Van der Steege

It was time for a new classification round at the Van der Steege dairy farm, also known as Rhala Holsteins and Excellent Genetics. This time, no less than 23 animals were classiefied with a great average total score of 84.5, including the 3rd calver Rhala Lieke 6 VG-87 (s. Rubicon), granddaughter of DKR Sandy Valley Lexus VG-85. With Lexus as her granddam, Lieke 6 is part of the of the Savage-Leigh Bellwood Linda herd.... Read more


New genomics EU females

Also the USA genomic results of females in Europe are released. The Council on Dairy Cattle Breeders, the CDCB, has changed the calculation... Read more


New proofs NLD Red Holstein

The April proof run for bulls in The Netherlands has resulted in great results for a number of GenHotel members. Below are several highlights for Red Holstein bulls... Read more


New GenHotel member: Rhala Holsteins

We like to introduce you another new GenHotel member: ‘’Rhala Holsteins’’ owned by the van der Steege family in Aldjerk Holland. Next to Rhala Holsteins we also like to introduce the breeding companies ‘’Excellent’’ and ‘’Reer Genetics’’... Read more

Rhala Holsteins & Excellent Genetics

Rhala Excellent Flower VG-89

VG-89 Balisto x VG-87 Goli x EX-90 Goldwyn

Still one of the highest index cows in Holland!

Rhala EX Karma

Solomon x Atwood x EX-92 Doorman

Super heifer from a great type pedigree!

Rhala Daydream 40 VG-87

VG-87 All Star x VG-88 Loptimum x Ohare-P

High flush age All-Star out of the Daydream cowfamily

Rhala Ex Tulip RDC

Jacuzzi-Red x GP-84 Jetset x VG-85 Kingboy

► One of the highest Red Carrier females for gNVI in The Netherlands.

Excellent Genetics & Reer Genetics

Batouwe Salsa Aiko Red VG-85

VG-85 Salsa RC x VG-87 Supersire x VG-85 Alexander

Already 5 sons in AI (for example Rhala RE Blues Red) and many high scoring daughters

Rhala RE Samba Red P

Lucky PP-Red x VG-85 Salsa RC x VG-87 Supersire

One of the highest Polled Red flush age females in Europe

Rhala EX Lynette VG-87

VG-87 Heisenberg x GP-83 Tango x Meridian

Former No. 1 outcross heifer in Europe!

Rhala Re Lytime

Milktime x VG-87 Heisenberg x GP-83 Tango

Proud to have bred

Rhala Daydream 16 EX-90

Bookem x Rhala M.O.M. Daydream 5

Very important broodcow for Rhala Holsteins

Rhala M.O.M. Daydream 5 VG-88

Man-O-Man x Rhala Shottle Daydream

Great broodcow, very influential cow for Rhala

Rhala RE Blues Red

Salvatore x Batouwe Salsa Aiko

One of the highest Red GTPI bulls worldwide 2018

Rhala Himalaya

Niagra x Rhala Shottle Daydream @ Aberekin

Proven bull in Spain

Jaloba (Rhala Jango Dream)

Jango x Rhala Shottle Daydream @ Masterrind

Proven bull in Germany


Bushman x Rhala Excellent Flower

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