Bull of the year 2017 

 

We have taken a look at our sales figures for 2017 and found the most used sires in our export markets in 2017. They are all very good sires with excellent breeding profiles. 

We look forward to seeing who will be the “bestsellers” in 2018 on our 50 different markets worldwide.

VH Clark

(D Cole x T Lambada x V Bojer)
NTM +27

VH Clarks is the world champion in Hoof Health and is therefore, as the sales show, a popular bull on the global market being the most sold VikingHolstein bull in 2017 to our export markets. VH Clark is also very strong in female fertility, general health and longevity. In addition, he is our best daughter proven bulls with 7500 milking daughters giving a very high reliability to his indices.


VR Donato

(R David x R Admiral x Vest Andy)
NTM +21

VR Donato has been a popular bull at the global market since he received his first progeny proof and was our most sold VikingRed bull in 2017. In 2016, he was in second place just after V Föske.
VR Donato is very balanced in his proof, there are no weak points. He is good in production, an easy calving bull with great hoof health. He inherits average size daughters with great feet & legs as well as udders.


VJ Quintana

(VJ Rodme x DJ Zuma x DJ Prima)
gNTM +27

VJ Quintana is breed leader and most used VikingJersey bull in our home markets and global market in 2017.
VJ Quintana breeds high production of fat and protein, with high components. He is one the breeds’ best bulls for udder health, general health and longevity and at the same time improves production as well. He breeds “show type” daughter and dairy farmers love working with Quintana daughters.
VJ Quintana is named after the famour Colombian bike rider Nairo Quintana, who won the Vuelta a Es-paña in 2016 and was second in Giro D’Italia in 2017.


Please contact your local distributor to find out what bulls are available for you. 

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