NewVikings May 2020 - VikingHolstein

With the May proof run we reveal new and interesting bulls available in our line-up! See the VikingHolstein bulls below. 

*Please note that the bulls are subject to availability, contact your local distributor to find out more.

VH Declan

gNTM +33 genomic
(VH Deco RC x Battlecry x G-Force)

Does a perfect balance between production and high components, with super health traits and appealing conformation sound interesting? If so, have a look at VH Declan.
VH Declan will for sure catch your attention when having a closer look at what he can provide you. A high production at 122 and with progress in milk, but even more in components with fat% index 113 and protein% index at 118. 

His health traits are super with Hoof Health at 117 and General Health at 108 and Female Fertility is good at 110. He has the modern type of conformation. Super feet & legs (119) and good udders (110) and average frame at 102, being medium sized relates to a Saved Feed index at 102. Also, worth to highlight the milking speed at 115.

His dam is a high producing cow with average of 13,000 kg of milk and classified as VG87. His granddam is a fantastic VG89 G-Force daughter with average production at 15,700 kg milk. She is also the dam of the daughter proven bull VH Dent RC (NTM +27). VH Baylor (NTM +26) is the full brother to the dam of VH Declan.

He is bred at the farm of Anderstrup Holstein in Skoerping in Denmark. There is X-Vik semen available. 

Beta Casein: A1/A2    Kappa Casein: BB

VH Burzaco 

gNTM +34 genomic
(VH Bahrain x Checkers x Sundance)

If you strive to lift the health and fertility level without compromising the production, choose VH Burzaco as his profile combines all that and much more.
He will provide you cows with high production based on super components (Fat % index 118 and Protein % index 117). And a strong persistency over the lactation of 108.

Health traits are strong with amazing 119 in Hoof Health and 110 in Udder Health. Female Fertility is good at 112. The VH Burzaco daughters are average sized with super feet & legs and functional udders.

His sire - VH Bahrain (gNTM +34) is a son of the no 1 daughter proven bull VH Bosman (NTM +35).  His dam is a VG86 Checkers daughter from a good Sundance cows – so indeed a different sire line that can be used widely in your herd.

He is bred at the farm of I/S Roenhave in Bramming in Denmark. There is X-Vik semen available. 

Beta Casein: A1A2     Kappa Casein: AB

VH Mario P

gNTM +30 genomic
(VH Monty P x VH Cosmo x VH Gregor)

Are you looking to enhance production and at the same time get more healthy cows with good udders? Then VH Mario P is your choice! In addition, you get polled daughters!

VH Mario P will give you great progress in production on high components (Fat % index 122 and Protein % index 115). Health traits are good too, especially General Health at 111. He will provide you cows with super udders (124) and medium size frame (95).

Half of his offspring will be polled if used on horned animals. Also note the strong well-proven sire line and very different polled line where VH Monty P (gNTM +28) brings in the polled gene. A strong alternative to the common polled sire lines.
His dam is a strong VH Cosmo (NTM +18) daughter with an average production of 13,000 kg milk with 4.2 % in Fat and 3.6 % in Protein and she is classified as VG86. His granddam is an equally strong producing VH Gregor (NTM +21) daughter.

VH Mario P is bred at the farm of Jacob Pedersen in Roedekro in Denmark.  There is X-Vik semen available.

Beta Casein: A2A2     Kappa Casein: BB

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