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Efficient and profitable crossbreeding solution. Perfect for the herds adopting grazing systems. 

Why crossbreeding?

Are you dealing with some of these problems in your herd? 

  • poor fertility
  • health problems
  • no increase in lifetime production 
  • too much work per cow 

Would you like to achieve a high level of production but, at the same time, have fewer problems with your cows?  Take a closer look at crossbreeding. 

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Why VikingGoldenCross

VikingGoldenCross is a three-breed rotational crossbreeding system combining VikingHolstein, VikingRed and VikingJersey. It is an effective crossbreeding concept that is especially suitable for pasture-based production.

VikingGoldenCross is the combination of three unrelated, productive and very competitive breeds, all with efficient breed improvement programmes. Learn about the strengths for each of the three breeds that are brought into VikingGoldenCross. 

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How to get started?

Getting started with VikingGoldenCross is easy and you can see the benefits in just few generations.

What does a VikingGoldenCross breeding system look like and how do you achieve it? This depends on what you are starting with and we will go through a few of the most common scenarios here.

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Proven results

VikingGoldenCross is being used in many parts of the world. We have many years of experience with science-based crossbreeding, and we have happy customers in Australia, New Zealand, Denmark,  Ireland, and many other countries. 

“The animals have got to last and get in calf well. They need to walk. We now have no mastitis and no hoof issues, no lameness,” Philp says. “We are happy with the results. It is working well and proving successful for us.”

See the study results and learn about farmers' experience with VikingGoldenCross. 

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How to get started with VikingGoldenCross

In the video, you can learn more about how to get started with VikingGoldenCross and what you should expect when working with VikingGenetics. To achieve a true VikingGoldenCross herd takes time and is a journey to success. We are here to help and support you every step of the way.

Download your starter guide to VikingGoldenCross

Starter guide to VikingGoldenCross

Maximise your herd’s performance with a proven crossbreeding concept. We hope you will enjoy the starter guide. Download here for free.


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