Tour 5: World Cattle Breeding

Friday 21 October 2016

5.1 CRV – Arnhem – Breeding for future

5.2 Farm visit – Arnhem area – Demonstrating modern farm management approaches


5.1 & 5.2 CRV and farm visit CRV3

Is breeding a chance or a choice? CRV is one of the leading herd improvement companies in the world with offices and (bull) barns all around the globe (e.g. Netherlands, Brazil, New Zealand, USA, Germany and more). CRV also exports semen to about 50 other countries through a loyal distributors network. With the head office located in Arnhem (Netherlands), CRV employs approximately 2000 people.

Innovative leader. CRV plays a significant role in the international world of herd management. We react quickly to changing market demands and are a groundbreaking organization by offering innovative solutions and concepts as an answer to the needs of our customers – both dairy and beef CRV2farmers across the globe. Herd management is the core business of CRV. This means that our field of activity includes breeding, collection and processing of cattle data, herd book activities, on-farm services, management products and publishing magazines about the industry.

Breeding for the future. Making breeding decisions is the first crucial step in creating an efficient and easy to manage dairy herd. More and more technological innovations support dairy farmers and other stakeholders involved in dairy cattle improvement. Do you like to know more about these innovative breedingCRV1 technologies like genomic selection, visit a leading farm that applies these techniques and create the link between science and practice in a workshop? Then apply for the technical tour “Dare to breed for the future”:

  • Seminar on innovative breeding technologies
  • Visit to a leading dairy farm in the Netherlands
  • Workshop on the practice of new breeding technologies



Register here for the technical tour