Author: Max Popp, DVM

Fleckvieh sire selection and daughters

These videos show very well proportioned and productive daughters of BFG Meru. The most important attributes to pursue in the modern dairy industry is a cow with a good feet and legs and healthy udder. Mating choices are best made with sires that build on these two characterisitcs in...

Alternate method of pasteurizing milk

With today`s global market place, longer shelf life and healthy milk contributes to human health benefits; Among other benefits – Fleckvieh A2 milk for example – is gaining more and more popularity. Hopefully more nutritional value can be preserved in the future with this technique stemming from Australia all...

Fleckvieh x Holstein profits farms

INTERNET RESOURCES: Check below regarding the benefits of using Fleckvieh – more info at www.betterdairycow.com and www.bigbeargenetics.com WHY FLECKVIEH GENETICS? Better feet and legs and flat lactation curves. Healthier cows, improved reproductive performance, faster growth rates as a result of better feed conversion. Lower somatic cell counts, stronger calving...

Genetic interpretation in the terms of Holstein USA

Exciting dissection of the exact way you can interpret genetic information on sires of various breeds but in particular Holstein. You will find this a great guide for each and any breed or breeds you are working with. Of particular interest is the fact, that Fleckvieh has the lowest...