General

No. 1 R&W Dutch production cow of 2019 passed the 100,000kg mark!

In only 6 lactations, the number 1 Dutch Red production cow of 2019 - Poppe Red Hot Rita 860 Red VG-87 - broke through the 100,000 kg barrier! The Poppe Snow RF daughter of Poppe Holsteins and Red Hot Holsteins comes from the Willem's Hoeve Rita's. Rita 860 Red VG-87 - high production and genomics supplier - is also becoming known as the foundation behind several high impacting donors and AI bulls.... Read more

Koepon Summer Sale

From the 4th till the 7th of July, the Koepon Summer Sale 2022 will take place online, via FarmersBid.com! So mark these dates in your agenda now.... Read more

General

Poppe 3STAR Angela Red raffled last Saturday!

In honor of the 50th anniversary of V.V.B. Silvolde in the Netherlands, the snow-white Poppe 3STAR Angela Red was raffled off last Saturday. Especially for this occasion the K&L OH Matty P RDC daughter from the great brood cow Poppe K&L Adele Red VG-85 was offered by Poppe Holsteins and GenHotel.... Read more

General

Big reveal: 'Dutch Cow of the Year 2022'!

In April, the nominated cows for the title 'Dutch Cow of the Year 2022' were presented in the HI Plus. After this, readers had the opportunity to vote for their favorite! In addition to the reader votes, the result was also determined by a two-member jury, consisting of Jeroen van Beek (Southland Holsteins) and Bert Meijering (BM Livestock).... Read more

General

No. 1 R&W Dutch production cow of 2019 passed the 100,000kg mark!

In only 6 lactations, the number 1 Dutch Red production cow of 2019 - Poppe Red Hot Rita 860 Red VG-87 - broke through the 100,000 kg barrier! The Poppe Snow RF daughter of Poppe Holsteins and Red Hot Holsteins comes from the Willem's Hoeve Rita's. Rita 860 Red VG-87 - high production and genomics supplier - is also becoming known as the foundation behind several high impacting donors and AI bulls.... Read more

General

Poppe 3STAR Angela Red raffled last Saturday!

In honor of the 50th anniversary of V.V.B. Silvolde in the Netherlands, the snow-white Poppe 3STAR Angela Red was raffled off last Saturday. Especially for this occasion the K&L OH Matty P RDC daughter from the great brood cow Poppe K&L Adele Red VG-85 was offered by Poppe Holsteins and GenHotel.... Read more

General

Big reveal: 'Dutch Cow of the Year 2022'!

In April, the nominated cows for the title 'Dutch Cow of the Year 2022' were presented in the HI Plus. After this, readers had the opportunity to vote for their favorite! In addition to the reader votes, the result was also determined by a two-member jury, consisting of Jeroen van Beek (Southland Holsteins) and Bert Meijering (BM Livestock).... Read more

General

Three renown names nominated for...

Fifteen renown names were announced last week in the Holstein International 342 as nominations for the title 'Red Impact Cow of the Year 2022'! It's up to you to help decide which influential brood cow will be the successor to Lakeside Ups Red Range VG-86 by submitting your vote!... Read more

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Influential brood cows in the picture at Koepon Genetics

The countdown has begun: Just one month until the Koepon Summer Sale 2022! In the run-up to this online auction, several very promising and influential brood cows have been photographed recently. Quite a number of milking cows will also be (re)classified before the sale. Therefore, keep an eye on the website to stay fully up-to-date!... Read more

General

High VG score for Tirsvad K&L Pursuit Milano!

Recently we've published a video of Tirsvad K&L Pursuit Milano (s. Pine-Tree-I Pursuit), since her AltaZazzle daughter was sold at the GenHotel Selection Sale. We are proud to bring Milano (150 gRZG, 2902 gTPI, 310 gNVI and 847 gPLI) to your attention again, because this week she received her first score by the Danish studbook... Read more

Sales

Koepon Summer Sale 2022

It is an honor to announce the Koepon's next online auction. From the 4th till the 7th of July, the Koepon Summer Sale will take place online, via FarmersBid.com!... Read more

Sales

GenHotel's newest member: Roubos Holsteins

On the GenHotel members page you will find a new breeder, namely Roubos Holsteins. The young and enthusiastic farmer, Arjan Roubos, has already created a genetically strong herd with animals from several influential cow families. Initially due to the collaboration with Batouwe Holsteins, but now also on his own!... Read more

Sales

Boudy daughter sold for a high amount at German VOST livestock auction

Last week the 1127th VOST livestock auction took place in Leer, Germany. For a huge average of € 2,585, the milking 2-yr-olds were auctioned. One of the higlights was a 26 month old K&L GN Boudy daughter, lot 144 Elke (BB & A2A2) of the Krause family. This beautiful Boudy was sold for no less than € 3,700 and was the 3,000,000th animal that was sold through the VOST Zuchtviehauktions (more info)!... Read more

Sales

A lot of interest for GenHotel Selection Sale heifers!

On Thursday May 5th, the GenHotel Selection Sale started at 9.00 am. This online top heifers auction brought together 20 lot numbers, offered by GenHotel members, and made it to an exclusive offer. It was already at the start of the auction that lot 7 was sold for the starting price.... Read more

Sales

GenHotel Selection Sale, contracts & genomics

The GenHotel Selection Sale is about to close. This Selection Sale is filled with great heifers, which are carefully selected from GenHotel members and the 3STAR Breeding Program! Not only heifers out of the best cow families in Europe, but from the whole world will be offered for sale!... Read more

Sales

Lot 1, Zwanebloem Parfect Maneskin

Lot 1 Zwanebloem Parfect Maneskin shows a stunning score of 2989 gTPI with high components and 908 NM$! This fantastic lot offers international opportunities & €3,000 of embryo contracts!... Read more

Genomics

First Magnifique daughters scoring high for gTPI!

During the June run for American genomics, the first European daughters of Peak AltaMagnifique (Maestro x Positive) score immediately high. Furthermore, the wide variation in the sires of the newly tested females is again remarkable this month.... Read more

Genomics

GenHotel members deliver top AI sires!

Also in the Netherlands & Flanders, various AI-bulls bred by GenHotel members have received new (genomic) breeding values. Below are some of the many toppers, including a number of top 10 listings!... Read more

Genomics

USA genomics of European females

The American genomics run in April has resulted in quite some diversity of sires of the highest, newly genomic tested females in Europe, with several interesting daughters from Gameday, Mahomes, Parfect, AltaWheelhouse and Ranger-Red.... Read more

Genomics

April 2022 bull proofs Germany

This morning the German April 2022 indexes were published. Adjustments in this index proof run and new incoming (proven) bulls resulted in a changing of guard in the top 10. The basic adjustments within the RZG formula course not only for vertical, but also for horizontal changes which have reduced the individuel indexes for quite some Holsteins as well as Red Holsteins.... Read more

Genomics

High ranking Javina's at the Willem's-Hoeve

Sandy-Valley Bolton daughter De Biesheuvel Javina 19 was for a long time the number 1 gNVI Bolton daughter of Flanders and the Netherlands. She transmits her high genetic potential tremendously to her daughters, which were also in the elite regions of the NVI top lists. Even now, generations later, Javina 19 still leaves a strong mark on her descendants!... Read more

Genomics

New gTPI toppers at Wilder and Koepon!

The highest gTPI females in Europe from GenHotel members this month are mainly from Wilder Holsteins and Koepon Genetics. Altena Holsteins and Willsbro Holsteins also have heifers in the top 50 gTPI in March.... Read more

Sires

3STAR OH Ranger-Red, international frontier!

We waited for the pictures of the star within the Red Holstein breed: 3STAR OH Ranger-Red. Recently there has been a lot of interest in both Ranger Red and his dam Lakeside UPS Red Range VG-86, and this interest will grow much further in the coming period!... Read more

Sires

Veenhuizer K&L JT Jameson, a real sensation!

The pitch-black De L'Avenir Jetset son Veenhuizer K&L JT Jameson made a strong debut in the December 2020 RZG proven list, where he was placed 5th with 152 RZG. At the April 2021 proof he still manages to maintain his 5th place.... Read more

Sires

New year, new sire of sons

After the December 2020 proof run GenHotel has updated the sires of sons list. A few young sires, which have been sufficiently used, have been replaced by a number of impressive debuting high genomic young sires. With this list we start 2021 with a great selection of mating sires!... Read more

Sires

List Sire of Sons is updated now!

After the August 2020 proofs, GenHotel's team has updated the mating sire lists. Some mating sires have been removed from the lists, since they have been used sufficient, and have made way for fantastic debuting bulls... Read more

Type

Drouner Holsteins hits the Reserve Holland Herd cHampionship

After the success of the previous edition, the Holland Holstein cHampionship was organized again this year. Breeders competed for the 'Best Herdgroup', a uniform group consisting of three top dairy cows. Participating GenHotel members Knoef and Albring exhibited both a B&W group of three cows.... Read more

Type

Genhotel members start the 2022 show season with big titels!

After two years of waiting, the first shows in the Netherlands finally took place again. Noordeloos and Houten led the way and last weekend the shows in Beilen, Lochem and the Betuwe followed. During these impressive and well-attended competitions, there were also huge achievements for GenHotel members. We present all the highlights to you.... Read more

Type

Honorable Mention for Warrior-Red daughter Diekers Hilary 37

Vereniging Veehouderijbelangen Silvolde organized a video competition for its members. Participating in this online show was Diekers Hilary 37, an early milking daughter of the type specialist Mr Blondin Warrior-Red. Hilary 37 is bred by Diekers Holsteins and hails from a home-bred family.... Read more

Type

Holland Herd cHampionship 2022

Also this year, the Holland Herd cHampionship 2022 orginazed a competition of the 'Best Herdgroup', a uniform group consisting three top dairy cows. Show lovers and GenHotel members Big Holsteins and Drouner Holsteins participated in this HHH competition.... Read more

Type

The power of the New Moore Esmeraldas

New Moore Holsteins had an awesome end of 2021's show year with great successes at the De Zuidwesthoek Video Competition. The Withaar-Prent family showed two daughters of their show and production diva New Moore Esmeralda 38 EX-93, both won titles in two different categories.... Read more

Type

Champion title for De Wijde Blik Hendrika 86 VG-88!

Recently you could read an article on our website about De Wijde Blik Hendrika 86 classified with VG-88 (VG-88 MS). Last weekend, the Lone-Oak-Acres AltaRoble daughter of De Wijde Blik made another big impression, after she participated in the Videokeuring Ommen 2021.... Read more

Type

Impressive four at the Twentse After Summer Show

Last Friday evening the Twentse After Summer Show took place. As in previous years, several enthusiastic GenHotel members were active in the show-ring during this awesome evening show. Striking was the quartet that made it to the B&W Senior Championship!... Read more

Type

Another champions title for Sudena Abel Maui

Last summer, the Videokeuring Vriezenveen was organized again by the local Breeding Club. Sudena Holsteins participated with a second lactation Leaninghouse King Abel daughter Sudena Abel Maui VG-87. A competition, which, just like last year, was very successful for this breeder and cow!... Read more