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Visstein K&L Money P, the no. 1 progeny-proven RZG sire!

It was a special proof run for the breeders of Visstein K&L Money P Red, Visstein, and GenHotel. The Tirsvad Match P RDC son made his debut in August 2020 on the red German genomics list, ranking at 4th place with 160 gRZG. This made him the number one polled red genomics sire . Now, 3.5 years and more than 200 lactating daughters later, Money P Red proves himself again as a debuting number one proven sire with impressive qualities.... Read more

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April 2024 Bull Proofs USA

In America, the April 2024 breeding values for bulls have been published, with some well-known, but also several new bulls at the top of the TPI ranking... Read more

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Siepermann invests in the no.1 Mo Red PP!

Zuchtbetrieb Siepermann recently acquired a very promising polled heifer with impressive genetics. This heifer calf is a Mo Red PP daughter and dazzles with a remarkable 163 gRZG, which makes her the highest female Mo Red PP in Germany.... Read more

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New score for Intermediate Champion Ninte

Hedra Holsteins participated in the UFF Wintershow and achieved excellent results by winning a big titel. Following this, they invited the Dutch classifier to upgrade the score of their Intermediate Champion. In addition, 20 first calvers were also scored, with an average score of more than 85 points.... Read more

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Nice round of scores for Holbra Holsteins

Holbra Holsteins, which is owned by the Holmer family, recently hosted a herdbook classifier to classify a group of dairy cows and 2-yr-olds. The visit resulted in some impressive results, including VG scores and a newly-excellent cow.... Read more

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Grand Champion Fokveeshow Lochem increases her score to EX-91!

GenHotel members Holbra Holsteins and Oosterbrook Holsteins participated in the Fokveeshow Lochem and did great in different categories. Also succiess was being achievedwith a 3STAR Embryo Program result. The highlight of the day was Leon Heijink's victory with his fourth calf Esperanto daughter and she received a new excellent score this morning!... Read more

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Tienmorgen Marie Suze 7 upgrades her score again!

Caps Dg Apple Pie Red daughter Tienmorgen Marie Suze 7, owned by JU Holsteins, managed to increase her score again last week! She won the 2023 Miss Oener Koefeest and is the fourth generation in a row from the Dutch Brook Marie family with an excellent classification score.... Read more

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Great embryo donor Waldclass 3STAR HS Chanel 3 PP classifies VG-87!

She was just 5 months old when the then 150 gRZG scoring Waldclass 3STAR HS Chanel 3 PP (Simon P x Hotspot P) was sold to Diepenhoek Holsteins. There she was successfully flushed in order for the 3STAR Embryo Program. This resulted in the birth of several polled offspring for the Adriaans family and GenHotel. After being in first lactation for some time now, she was recently classified with a fantastic VG-score!... Read more

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A Shout RDC daughter from an upcoming index family

With the birth of HLB Grenoble RDC, a new index family arose at the dairy farm of Lindenhof Holsteins (HLB). Three red-and-white daughters were born out of this Aggravation Lawn Boy P-Red. Due to the intensive breeding with her Brekem RDC daughter HLB Gusta Red, a new strong RZG line was created. Now, three generations later, the 156 gRZG testing HLB Goldmarie Red (lot 15) is one of the fabulous results.... Read more

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Influential cow families score at Poppe Holsteins!

Recently, a number of cows from various influential pedigrees were scored at the Poppe family's dairy farm. Among the entered heifers were also a full sister of Poppe Flight Red and the former number 1 gNVI red & white! It's up to GenHotel to share these great results with you.... Read more

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Influential sire & his son scored EX-96 & EX-95 at Genus/ABS!

It had been several years since the English AI station Genus/ABS classified AI-stud bulls, yet there were not one but two strong reasons for the breeding organization to have classifiers travel to their station. Both father Hoogenhorst OH DG Rubels-Red and his son Koepon OH Ryder-Red received the 'excellent' status last week!... Read more

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Early K&L Sputnik RDC from the Planet Silk family, the world's largest supplier of bulls!

Just after the breakthrough of K&L Sputnik RDC (s. Spark Red), bred by GenHotel in 2020, his semen was much-used in the 3STAR Breeding Program and other European breeding programmes. The then No. 3 genomics sire in Germany with 161 gRZG broke through in April 2020 and through his offspring, the genes of the American De-Su BW Marshal Georgia EX-90 cow family continue to flow through Europe. The recently photographed, young 3STAR OH Shiny RDC is a fantastic example of one of Sputnik RDC's promising daughters. With the arrival of his first daughter proven index in December, RUW will show a progeny group in Hamm (DE) at the beginning of next month.... Read more

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Early Mask-Red from an oustanding cow family

When you think of KHW Super Aderyn RDC EX-90, you immediately think of her red-and-white Dutch great-granddaughter Visstein K&L SV Aderina Red VG-89! Aderina was the first Salvatore RC daughter in the Netherlands with a score of VG-88 AV and even before her first calving, Aderina knew the Aiko's was completely new on the map due to her sublime breeding power. Even now, at the age of six, she still manages to leave a big mark on her (direct) offspring and her influence remains great.... Read more

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Top polled Red Holstein from none other than I'm Good VG-87!

The remarkable dairy cow, KHE I'm Good VG-87, has produced over 70,000 kgM and has shown an impressive breeding power that continues to be passed down through several generations. One of her great-granddaughters, Poppe 3STAR Glennis P Red (lot 9), will be up for auction next week. So go get her!... Read more

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Bring the no. 8 gNVI Red & White in your herd!

Sudena Holsteins is offering an exciting opportunity during the GenHotel Selection Sale. They are selling the current number 8 gNVI Red & White heifer, Sudena Rose 41 Red. This heifer is a granddaughter of De Oosterhof Dg Rose RDC VG-89, Sudena Holsteins' favourite cow.... Read more

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Two polled heifers with roots going back to KNS Dorfgirl!

The upcoming GenHotel Selection Sale offers the opportunity to invest in Europe's best cow families, including those of the well-known German KNS 'D' cow family from the KNS Holsteins herd. This cow family, headed by KNS Dorfgirl, produced many well-known bulls and brood cows. During this online sale you can even get to choose between two great descendants!... Read more

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Early Tricky-Red from the Marbella bull dam family

Today we can already present one of the beautiful, red, lots of the upcoming GenHotel Selection Sale to you! She is an early Calmac RUW Tricky Red daughter named 3STAR OH Margo Red. She is a granddaughter of none other than Tirsvad K&L Riveting Magnolia GP-84, which makes her part of the high-transmitting cow family of Gold-N-Oaks S Marbella/Gold-N-Oaks Morty Malibu!... Read more

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ZB Orlanda RDC & ZHW Diavolo are up for sale!

The Masterrind Exclusive, supported by two offers of ZB Holsteins & ZHW Holsteins, will take place on February 28th, next Wednesday. This auction offers great lots, including these two heifers from impressive and well-known cow families that will be a welcome addition to your herd!... Read more

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New polled addition for Hurkmans ET!

Hurkmans ET, one of the members of GenHotel, purchased Samira Red P [BB], a 155 gRZG testing RUW Sea P Red daughter during the Highlight Sale in January. Samira is one of the highest polled Sea P Red daughters in Europe, basded on her 155 gRZG.... Read more

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Inspiring progress and growth of German cowfamily at Koepon

When SH SAH Gracie [BB & A2A2], was just five months old, she was purchased by Koepon Genetics and moved from her birth barn Germany to the Dutch Koepon herds. The Green-Banks Grateful daughter had high genomics in multiple systems and joined Koepon's flush program as a one-year-old heifer.... Read more

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Great genomic results for Koepon Genetics!

The USA genomic results of newly tested females in February have been published by the Holstein Association USA. Lots of variation in sire image and 5 toppers in the top 50 gTPI Europe for Koepon Genetics this month.... Read more

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High ranking redcarrier at Wilder Holsteins

In the meantime, the Holstein Association USA and CDCB have also published the genomic results for females. In the newly genomic tested females, this has resulted in a very interesting new topper for Wilder Holsteins... Read more

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GenHotel members win at video competitions!

The winter season is the ideal time for clubs, schools and associations to host virtual video competitions. The members of GenHotel are passionate about Holstein breeding, and this was evident from the numerous successes achieved during various of these online shows throughout the country.... Read more

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Unanimous winners All-American Aged Cow 2023!

It's not surprising that Erbacres Snapple Shakira EX-97 was named All-American Aged Cow of 2023. She won the Grand & Supreme Champion Laitier 2023, the Grand & Supreme Champion at the World Dairy Expo 2023, and just a few weeks later, the Grand & Supreme Championships at the Royal Winter Fair of 2023. Her impressive winning streak left no doubt that she deserved this prestigious title.... Read more

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Annie 149 sets the Senior Championship to her name!

Several GenHotel members participated in the first Dutch show of 2024 last week; the Wintershow Etten-Leur. This day was extra memorable for the Oostvogels family who won the championship of the senior cows with the fourth calver Annie 149 (by Big Malki).... Read more

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Osnabrücker Schwarzbunt-Tage: follow it live!

A first. Tomorrow, in addition to the Top Genetik Auktion, the Holstein show 'Schwarzbunt-Tage' of the OHG will also be broadcast online via FarmersBid.com. A.o. GenHotel member KNS Holsteins will enter the show ring with no less than three senior cows !... Read more

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Poppe Pietje 951 gets STAR, and high score

During the recent classification day, several of Poppe Holsteins' best milkers from the international well-known cow families were scored. As always, the Fienchen cow family had a number of highlights, but the Wilder Kanu, Willem's Hoeve Rita and Massia cow family were also highly appreciated by the classfier. But, perhaps the most special one was a member of the Pietje cow family, namely Poppe Pietje 951!... Read more

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Spectacular national show weekend for members!

Numerous GenHotel members had traveled to the North of the Netherlands to participate in the national Holland Holstein sHow. Great results were achieved by them. One of the highlights of the day was provided by Drouner Holsteins, who headed home with the trophy for the Junior Holstein Championship!... Read more

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De Wijde Blik & New Moore successful at provincial championships!

Recently during the annual provincial championships of the Heifer Show Overijssel & Flevoland, the GenHotel members De Wijde Blik and New Moore Holsteins participated in the show ring. The young participants found their way to success with their heifer calves and maiden heifers and went home with big awards.... Read more