Rhala Holsteins & Excellent Genetics - Mts. van der Steege

Reinier & Bart van de Steege

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Number 1 gTPI Gameday for Neppelenbroek!

The Holstein Association USA and CDCB have published the genomic results for the month of July. For the newly tested females, this has once again delivered good results for GenHotel members with heifers in the top of Europe... Read more


R&B Altatop Aivy Red has making her name in the 3STAR Breeding Program

During the GenHotel Selection Sale of August 2020, Batouwe and Roubos Holsteins sold the 161 gRZG scoring R&B Altatop Aivy Red, a Koepon AltaTop-Red granddaughter of the well-known bull dam Batouwe Salsa Aiko Red VG-85. At the time, Aivy-Red was the number 1 RZEuro AltaTop-Red and the number 3 gRZG (161 gRZG) AltaTop worldwide!... Read more


Top red carrier USA genomic result for Koepon in June!

The USA genomics results of newly tested females in June have been published again by the Holstein Association USA. Cookiecutter Holysmokes had a large share in the highest newly tested calves in May, in June the sire presence in the European top 50 gTPI shows more variation... Read more


Rhala Red Misswalker reaches Excellent

Recently, the Van der Steege family of Rhala Holsteins & Excellent Genetics received a visit from the excellent committee of Dutch herdbook. Bomaz Skywalker Misswalker, already classified VG-85 as a 2-yr-old, managed to increase her score that she is currently the highest scored daughter in the Netherlands of this American sire.... Read more


Excellent visit for Batouwe AP Apple Red

The third lactation Schreur Apoll P Red daughter Batouwe AP Apple Red has only been at the Van der Steege family's dairy farm for a few months, but managed to hold on during the transition to her new home. It proofs from last week's classification, where Apple Red raised her score to EX!... Read more


Successful GenHotel Selection Sale!

This edition of the GenHotel Selection Sale went well again. There was a lot of interest in the sale heifers from both home and abroad. Shortly after the opening of the auction, the first heifer was sold very quickly. Ultimately, with the more expensive sale lots... Read more


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

Dam of the proven bull Rhala Ex Blackbush @KI-Kampen

Caudumer 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

Batouwe AP Apple Red EX-90

EX-90 Apoll P Red x Sympatico RF x EX-93 Superstition

Res. Champion at Jongveedag Hoornaar

Rhala Sam Red

Nominator-Red x VG-88 Shimmer RDC x VG-88 Lucky PP-Red

Carf Emeraude

Rhala Esmee

Doorman x EX-91 Goldwyn x VG-88 Shottle

Direct daughter of Emeraude!

Regancrest-PR Barbie

Ar-Type Barbie

Arrow x VG-85 Doorman x EX-96 Goldwyn

Late maturing 2-yr-old by type sire DG NH Arrow

Rhala Barbie Pincers

Hammer x Arrow x VG-85 Doorman

Excellent Genetics & Reer Genetics

Batouwe Salsa Aiko Red VG-85

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

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

Rhala RE Samba Red P VG-88

VG-88 Lucky PP-Red x VG-85 Salsa RC x VG-87 Supersire

Already 5 maternal brothers in AI

Rhala Re Lytime VG-85

VG-85 Milktime x VG-87 Heisenberg x GP-83 Tango

Rhala Re Patience PP Red VG-87

VG-87 Solitair P Red x VG-88 Lucky PP-Red x VG-85 Salsa RC

Zwanebloem Parfect Rozelle 2

Parfect x VG-86 Charl x GP-83 Frazzled

Top's of the TPI charges! Flawless genomics profile with a high NM$ score.

Zani Adam Jennifer

Rhala Elite Pineappel P Red

Cartoon P Red x Gywer RDC x VG-85 Mission P RDC

Polled from the Zani Adam Jennifer family!

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

Rhala Ex Blackbush

Bushman x Rhala Excellent Flower

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