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DG DV Shock exponent of the successful European branch of the Ladys Manor Ruby Jen EX-94 family

DG DV Shock de Charl daughter out of De Volmer Sabine was recently photographed. This young heifer was classified with GP-83 points with GP-83 for her Mamarry System and GP-83 for feet and legs. She makes an impressive first list of 12.220kg milk 4.0% fat and 3.3% protein.

DG works intensively with her Aquila Standancer and Polled DG Bon Bini daughters. The Ladys Manor cow family is a household name in both America and Europe with successful proven bulls for decades.


Full sister: DG DV Silka GP-83-NL 2yr.
Charl x De Volmer Sabine (s. Jedi) x Tramilda-N Kingboy Sage VG-87-USA (s. Kingboy)

Grand dam: DV DG Sabine
Charl x De Volmer Sabine (s. Jedi) x Tramilda-N Kingboy Sage VG-87-USA (s. Kingboy)

Dam to:
* DGF Sargent: One of the highest GTPI bulls of the moment @ GTPI +3099
* DGF Season: #1 GTPI Fastball dtr in Europe @ GTPI +2920
* DGF Salt: #2 GTPI Fastball dtr in Europe
* DGF Sola *P: #3 GTPI Polled Geyser in Europe @ GTPI +2732
* DGF Sandrijn *P: #6 GTPI Polled Hulk in Europe @ GTPI +2730

Gen Sanne writing her own story..

Look at these impressive names in a pedigree; Misty Springs Lavanguard Sue (dam of Walnutlawn Solomon), Walnutlawn Mccutchen Summer (dam of Walnutlawn Sidekick), the impressive Commander daughter CCC Commander Summer and then on top the quality of Aurora Mitchell! Yes then you have a strong foundation to breed something special, something well balanced between type and production. This is Gen Sanne! Gen Sanne is working on an impressive record of 10.723kg milk with 4.7% Fat and 3.8% Protein. She was recently scored VG-86 as a two year old with VG-87 for her Mammary System and VG-86 for Feet & Legs. Diamond Genetics is currently working intensively with her impressive Genosource Captain daughter DG Samhain to continue this impressive line of the Glen-Drummond Splendor Family in Europe.


Gen Sanne VG-86-NL VG-87-MS 2yr.
Aurora Mitchell x CCC Summerday (s. Modesty) x CCC Commander Summer VG-87-DE La1 x Walnutlawn McCutchen Summer EX-95-USA

Dam to Captain daughter DG Samhain



Grand dam: CCC Commander Summer VG-87-DE La1.
Commander x Walnutlawn McCutchen Summer EX-95-USA x Misty Springs Lavanguard Sue VG-89-CAN
La1 305d 11.545kgM 4.1% 469F 3.5% 405P


Walnutlawn McCutchen Summer EX-95-USA
1-10 365d 12.248kgM 4.6% 561F 3.3% 403P
3-03 2x 365d 13.446kgM 3.6% 486F 3.4% 456P

Dam to: Walnutlawn SIDEKICK @ Semex, Avant Garde Unix SELECT @ Select Sires & Avant Garde SUMMERFEST @ St. Jacobs
1st Mature Cow Summer Invitational Ontario ‘20
Res. Intermediate Champio Northeast Fall National 2016
Nom. All-American 4-Yr Old 2016
Nom. All-Canadian Sr. 3-Yr Old 2016
6th Sr. 3-Yr Old Royal Winter Fair 2016
3rd Sr. 3-Yr Old Oxford Show 2016
?Former #1 Conformation cow in Canada

Diamond Genetics moved to a new adress!

Diamond Genetics moved to a new adress! Diamond Genetics moved to a new office by the DG Donor barn since this week and has a new adress:

Diamond Genetics B.V.
Bremmelerstraat 8
8131 PK Wijhe
The Netherlands
Tel. 0570-58 99 00
Fax. +31 (0)38 4608609
Email. info@diamond-genetics.nl

Fux Seattle EX-97 again Miss Schau der Besten 2022!

Gold Chip daughter Fux Seattle EX-97-DE was last weekend in an amazing shape and is named as Miss Schau der Besten 2022! Last weekend was, after 2 years, again the Schau der Besten in Verden. In 2020 was the amazing Gold Chip daughter, owned by Hahn/Radke Holsteins, also named as Miss Schau der Besten 2020. Her dam is DT Spottie EX-93-DE and is going back on Sunnylodge Prelude Spottie VG-87-CAN 18*. DT Spottie EX-93-DE (s. Derry) is bred by Meppelink & Diamond Genetics.

Photo credits: Guillaume Moy Photographies ©




Grand Champion: Fux Seattle EX-97-DE
Gold Chip x DT Spottie EX-93-DE (v. Derry) x VG-86-DE Lee x VG-85 Grand x Sunnylodge Prelude Spottie VG-87-CAN 18*

Senior & Grand Champion Schau der Besten 2022
Grand & Supreme All-German 2020
Senior & Grand Champion Schau der Besten 2020
1st & Senior Champion German Dairy Show 2019
Zelfde familie als de #1 GTPI koe: Baviere VG-87-FR EX-MS
Eigenaar: Hahn/Radke Holsteins GbR (Fuxberg Holsteins)

Topstone & Spark-Red impress during the progeny groups in Verden

One of the highlights during the Schau der Besten 2022 was the progeny presentation. Masterrind presented four daughter groups including OH DG Topstone and Col DG Spark-Red. OH DG Topstone is an AltaTopshot son out of Hoogerhorst DG OH Donna VG-85-NL 2yr. and traces back to the Golden Oaks Mark Prudence EX-95-USA 5E GMD DOM family. OH DG Topstone expects his first progeny proof in August 2022. He makes medium-framed cows with a lot of strength and width in their chests and rumps. His offspring are well balanced cows with an ideal set of legs! Col DG Spark-Red is a Mr. Salvatore *RC son out of Frealand RUW Savanna and is going back to the Glen Drummond Splendor family. Col DG Spark-Red transmits high production, great capacity with wide rumps and slope from hips to pins.

Photo credits: Guillaume Moy Photographies, Wolfhard Schulze ©


Col DG Spark-Red @ Masterrind
Mr. Salvatore *RC x Frealand RUW Savanna (s. Debutant) x Snowbiz Brewmaster Swan *RC VG-88-USA



Progeny group: Col DG Spark-Red @ Schau der Besten 2022


OH DG Topstone @ Masterrind
AltaTopshot x Hoogerhorst DG OH Donna VG-85-NL 2yr. (s. Rubicon) x Telgter Aikman Doreen *RC GP-NL


Progeny group: OH DG Topstone @ Schau der Besten 2022

Rose *RC & Rubellia *RC nominated for the Red Impact Competition

Holstein International organized the Red Impact Competitie 2022! 15 cows are nominated this year for the title. Two of these nominated cows are De Oosterhof DG Rose *RC VG-89-NL and De Oosterhof DG Rubellia *RC VG-86-NL. De Oosterhof DG Rose *RC VG-89-NL is a Rubicon daughter out of Telgter Aikman Doren *RC GP-NL. Rose *RC is dam of the Red-Impact Cow 2021: Lakeside Ups Red Range VG-86-NL and is grand dam of the #1 R&W GTPI sire of the moment: 3STAR OH Ranger-Red and Koepon Ryder-Red. Rose *RC is also great grand dam of the #1 gNVI sire: DG DV Rammstein-Red. Another nominee is De Oosterhof DG Rubellia *RC VG-86-NL. She is also a Rubicon daughter from the Rainyridge Tony Beauty family. Rubellia *RC is dam to DG OH Rubels-Red. Rubels-Red is sire to Ranger-Red, Rebel-Red and Rocky-Red.

Photo credits: Anna Joosse, Jane Steel ©


De Oosterhof DG Rose *RC VG-89-NL
Rubicon x Telgter Aikman Doreen *RC GP-NL x Holbra Manoa VG-85-NL

Dam of the #1 Red Impact Cow 2021: Lakeside Ups Red Range VG-86-NL
Grand dam of Ranger-Red and Ryder-Red


OH DG Rubellia *RC VG-86-NL 2yr.
Rubicon x De Oosterhof DG Elasiai *RC (s. Aikman) x Rainyridge RZH Planet Elaine VG-88-USA (s. Planet)

Dam of DG OH Rubels-Red

Carf Emeraude EX-91-NL: Dutch Cow of the Year 2022!

In April 2022, the nominees for the Dutch Cow of the Year 2022 were announced by the Holstein International. The results are in and Carf Emeraude EX-91-NL has been named Dutch Cow of the Year 2022! The amazing Goldwyn daughter is thirteen years old and still in top shape! She is a real show,- & broodcow. Emeraude EX-91 is the only cow alive in Europe with 6 excellent daughters in 4 different countries from sires as Doorman, Epic, Aftershock and Atwood. One of her daughters is JK DG Esmeralda EX-92-NL EX-94-MS, she is a Doorman daughter and was 6th in her class at the European Show in Libramont 2019, Udder Champion Noordeloos 2018 and Res. Champion 2yr. old National HHH Show 2016. Another successfull daughter straight out of Emeraude is Riverdane Doorman Elke VG-89-UK EX-MS, she was the Grand Champion UK Dairy Show 2022! From the same family is the Grand Champion Wintershow Middenmeer 2022: JK Eder DG Carmen 5 VG-89-NL 2yr. She is a Dylan daughter and Emeraude is her 4th dam! Or De Witboom Esmee *RC, she is a Warrior-Red daughter and the Grand Champion at the Summershow in Streefkerk 2021!

Photo credits: Han Hopman, Jane Steel, Alex Arkink ©



Carf Emeraude EX-91-NL
Goldwyn x Agathe VG-88-FR (s. Shottle) x Toulouse VG-89-FR 2yr.

Dutch Cow of the Year 2022!!!!
The only cow alive with 6 excellent daughters in Europe sired by Doorman, Epic, Aftershock and Atwood
She has multiple progeny who are real showwinners!


Daughter: JK DG Esmeralda EX-92-NL EX-94-MS
Doorman x Carf Emeraude EX-91-NL

Udder Champion Noordeloos ’18 & Res. Champion 2yr. Old National HHH Show ’16
Champion 2yr. Old Dairy Fair Mariënwaerdt ’16 & Res. Int. Champion Dairy Fair Mariënwaerdt ’17
6th place European Show Libramont ’19, Res. Champion 2yr. Old Hoornaar ’16
1st Intermediate Class National NRM Show ’17


Daughter: Riverdane Doorman Elke VG-89-UK EX-MS
Doorman x Emeraude EX-91-NL

Grand Champion UK Dairy Show 2022


JK Eder DG Carmen 5 VG-89-NL 2yr.
Dylan x JK Eder DG Carmen 2 VG-85-NL VG-87-MS 2yr. (s. Solomon) x Atwood x JK DG Esmeralda EX-92-NL EX-94-MS x Carf Emeraude EX-91-NL

2yr. old Champion, Udder Champion and Grand Champion Wintershow Middenmeer 2022.

A visit from the NVWA CoA and LNV to Diamond Genetics

On Tuesday May 31, there was a working visit to Diamond Genetics. The company visit was organized by the NVWA, team CoA, they had the request to visit an embryo recovery station. They were with four people present. A country employee of the veterinary market access team from the Ministry of LNV is also connected online.
Vee&Logistiek Nederland was also present and explained the importance of the export of live breeding cattle as a precursor to the export of bovine semen and bovine embryos. The importance of the export of Dutch bovine embryos to various countries such as China has also been highlighted.

DG Linky, dam to the #1 Renegade son worldwide at +3116 GTPI!!

DG Linky is a young 2yr. old classified with VG-85-NL 2yr. with VG-87 for her Feet & Legs! The promising Charl daughter out of Peak Lace VG-89-USA scores +2794 GTPI in her American Index during the April 2022 Run. Her dam, Peak Lace VG-89-USA is a Blowtorch daughter out of Peak Ladyluck GP-83-USA and going back on Berryridge Marshall G740-TW VG-85-USA GMD DOM. DG Linky VG-85-NL 2yr. her full sister is DG Legal VG-86-NL VG-86-MS 2yr. Legal has 2 sons scoring over the +3000 GTPI and 3 sons scoring over de +1000 NM$! DG Linky VG-85-NL 2yr. is dam to the #1 Renegade son worldwide: DG High Class. He is a Renegade son with +3116 GTPI with +1025 NM$ and +1.62 PTAT! DG High Class has +1520kgM with +0.19% Fat and +0.07% Protein and +1.6 DPR!


DG Linky VG-85-NL 2yr.
Charl x Peak Lace VG-89-USA (s. Blowtorch) x Peak Ladyluck GP-83-USA (s. Donatello)

-Wow! She is a stunning Charl daughter classified with VG-85-NL 2yr. with VG-87-F&L!
-She is dam of the #1 Renegade son worldwide: DG High Class at +3115 GTPI! (04/22)
-DG High Class has +3115 GTPI with +1026 NM$ and +1.62 PTAT! – April 2022


Full sister: DG Legal VG-86-NL VG-86-MS 2yr.
Charl x Peak Lace VG-89-USA (s. Blowtorch) x Peak Ladyluck GP-83-USA (s. Donatello)

-DG Legal has 2 sons scoring over the +3000 GTPI, DG Levron at +3036 GTPI and DG Lambert at +3029 GTPI (04/22)
-Her grand dam is the amazing broodcow Peak Ladyluck GP-83-USA
Beta Casein: A2A2!!
-DG Linky en DG Legal are going back on Berryridge Marshall G740-TW VG-85-USA GMD DOM

Something to read: DG Charley his influence

DG Charley in the Holstein International! As the sire of many bulls like Hurtgenlea Richard Charl, VH Crown, Veelhorst DG Casino and many others, is his influence within the Holstein Breed well established. Don’t forget Hurtgenlea Richard Charl son Genosource Captain, the former #1 GTPI sire for a long time with still +3067 GTPI. Charley, the Supershot son with a lot of influence is a out of Mogul daughter DG Candide VG-85-NL. The Holstein International wrote an interesting article about how Charley was created and why his influence will remain in the breed for generations.

CLICK HERE to read the article in PDF format:
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