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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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EXCELLENT score for Share DG Agnieska-Red!

Share DG Agnieska-Red increased her score to EXCELLENT 90 with EX-91 for Dairy Strength, EX-91 for Feet & Legs, VG-88 for Mammary System and EX-90 for her Frame. Agnieska was Intermediate Champion R&W Hoornaar Show 2018 and was 6th in her class between the black & white cows at the FVZH-Wintershow Noordeloos 2020. Her dam is Caps Angela 4-Red VG-85-NL 3yr. sired by Fageno out of Caps VVH Pw Angela 1 *RC VG-86-NL 2yr.


Share DG Agnieska EX-90-NL
Payball x Caps Angela 4-Red VG-85-NL 3yr. (s. Fageno) x Caps VVH Pw Angela 1 *RC VG-86-NL 2yr. (s. Fidelity-Red)

Intermediate Champion R&W Hoornaar Show ’18
6th place between B&W’s FVZH-Wintershow Noordeloos 2020
One of the highest R&W Payball daughters in the German test system


Daughter: Batouwe BRK Cinthia-Red
Brekan x Share DG Agnieska-Red EX-90-NL (s. Payball) x Caps Angela 4-Red VG-85-NL 3yr. (s. Fageno)

Sold during the Scholten & Partners Holstein Sale 2022

Nominees Dutch Cow of the Year 2022

15 amazing cows from the last 2 years with a lot of influence in the Holstein breeding national and international are nominated for Dutch Cow of the Year 2022. One of the nominees this year is amazing broodcow Anderstrup DG Calico, the eleven years old Shamrock daughter has already 70.000kgM produced with 5.3% Fat and 3.8% Protein. Calico has a lot of successfull progeny like the bulls Crownmax and Hul-Stein Party Time. Hul-Stein Buttermilk, the former #1 GTPI and NM$ Cow (>2 years) traces also back on Calico. Another nominee is Broeks Madibet co-owned by Diamond Genetics and Veelhorst Holsteins and is dam to Veelhorst DG Casino, the #1 Daughter Proven RZG sire! Carf Emeraude EX-91-NL is another nominee for Dutch Cow of the Year 2022, the French Goldwyn daughter has amazing progeny, they are real showwinners! De Oosterhof DG Rubellia *RC VG-86-NL is another nominee, she is from the World Dairy Expo champion Rainyridge Tony Beauty and has an amazing son: Hoogerhorst-DG OH Rubels-Red. Mogul daughter DG Candide VG-85-NL is also a nominee for Dutch Cow of the Year 2022. She is a grand daughter from the Global Cow 2016: Larcrest Crimson. One of Candide her son’s is DG Charley (s. Supershot). Charley delivered multiple successfull sons like Casino, Hedegaard Crown and Genosource Captain.

Broeklander Holsteins has also a nominee for Dutch Cow of the Year 2022 with Roccafarm Beacon Chrissy VG-87-NL, the Beacon daughter is deliverd as embryo through Diamond Genetics. Her dam is sister to huge broodcow Larcrest Cosmopolitan. Chrissy has multiple amazing descendents like Delta Powerlift *RC, DG Checkmate *RC and HET Cherise, she was the topseller at the 31. Highlight Sale 2022. Lakeside Ups Red Range-Red, bred by Lakeside Holsteins and sold through Koepon Genetics, is the last nominee. She has 15 sons in A.I. and is also the Red-Impact-Cow 2021.


Anderstrup DG Calico VG -87-NL EX-91-MS
Shamrock x Stantons Freddie Cameo EX-90-CAN x Stantons Lucky Cameo EX-90-CAN (s. Lucky Star)
2.03 305d 8.510kgM 5.4% 461F 3.5% 296P
2.03 439d 11.461kgM 5.5% 673F 3.7% 447P
3.11 594d 17.281kgM 5.2% 902F 3.9% 670P
6.03 507d 18.390kgM 5.4% 987F 3.9% 708P
7.09 462d 17.254kgM 4.9% 846F 3.6% 623P
7.09 305d 13.524kgM 4.43%F 3.32%P​


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

The ONLY cow ALIVE in Europe with 6 EXCELLENT daughters!
Champion 2-Yr. Old National Show France, Le Mans & Noordeloos!
Int. Champion Marienwaardt ’13, Int. Champion & Grand Champion Wintershow West-Brabant ’14
>95.000kgM lifetime production!


De Oosterhof DG Rubellia *RC VG-86-NL 2yr.
Mardi Gras x Broeks Plabet VG-88-NL (s. Planet) x Broeks Betty VG-88-NL (s. Snowman)


Lakeside Ups Red Range VG-86-NL VG-88-MS 2Yr. @ Koepon Genetics
2.11 305d 9.562kgM 4.4% 418F 3.4% 323P

Bred by Lakeside / Upstream Holsteins
Dam of Koepon Relax-Red, Koepon OH Ryder-Red, Koepon AltaRefine-Red and many more!


Roccarfam Beacon Chrissy VG-87-NL 2yr.
Beacon x Larcrest Chenille VG-86-USA 2yr. (s.Ramos) x Larcrest Oside Champagne EX-90-USA GMD DOM

Fux Gold Chip Seattle classified with EX-97 in Germany

Gold Chip daughter Fux Seattle owned by Hahn/Radke Holsteins has raised her score to EX-97 in Germany. She is the fourth cow in Germany who is classified with EX-97. Fux Seattle is the current Miss Schau der Besten and was also named as Senior Champion German Dairy Show 2019. Seattle her dam is DT Spottie EX-93-DE (s. Derry) – bred by Meppelink & Diamond Genetics and backed by the same family as the former #1 GTPI cow: Baviere VG-87-FR EX-90-MS.


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

Grand & Supreme All-German 2020
Senior & Grand Champion Schau der Besten 2020
1st & Senior Champion German Dairy Show 2019
Same family as the former #1 GTPI cow: Baviere VG-87-FR EX-MS
Owner: Hahn/Radke Holsteins GbR (Fuxberg Holsteins)

JK Eder DG Carmen 5 wins Grand Champion as 2yr. old!

Yesterday JK Eder DG Carmen 5 wrote history by winning the Grand Championship during the Wintershow in Middenmeer 2022! The fresh Dylan daughter from the van der Eijk family was in great shape and was already named 2yr. old Champion and Udder champion in the morning. Carmen 5 is sold as maiden heifer from JK Eder Holsteins to van der Eijk Holsteins. Her dam is Solomon daughter JK Eder DG Carmen 2 VG-85-NL VG-87-MS 2yr. out of Atwood daughter JK Eder DG Carmen from Doorman daughter JK Eder DG Esmeralda EX-92-NL EX-94-MS, she is the Res. Champion 2yr. National HHH-Show 2016 and more! Backed by the tremendous broodcow Carf Emeraude EX-91-NL, she is doing it again!


JK Eder DG Carmen 5
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.
Full sister to 3rd dam was Grand Champion UK Dairy Expo 2022: Riverdane Doorman Elke!
3rd dam JK DG Esmeralda EX-92-NL EX-94-MS was 6th @ European Show Libramont ’19
From the amazing EMERAUDE cow family

DG Charley….. a living legend

This month in the Holstein International a true tribute to one of the most successful bulls ever from Europe, DG Charley. 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. The bull, bred by Diamond Genetics, is still one of the most in-demand bulls at Genus/ABS. Diamond Genetics is still working with multiple animals from the family, including one of the highest kgM milk daughters in the DG breeding program: DG DV Christa sired by Charl out of a Eldorado daughter from a Josuper daughter from DG Caley VG-86-NL 2yr. backed by broodcows Larcrest Cale VG-89-USA and Larcrest Crimson EX-94-USA. Another successfull heiefer is DG Pangea Pp, with a Net Merit higher than +1047 NM$ she is one of the highest polled animals worldwide. Pangea Pp is also A2A2 and BB and has +2906 GTPI. DG Pangea Pp is a Monument P daughter out of Charl daughter DG Patsy, who is again the full sister of DG Paul at AI Total (Charl x Bourbon).


DG Charley
Supershot x DG Candide VG-85-NL (v. Mogul) x Larcrest Cale VG-89-USA DOM (v. Observer) x Lacrest Crimson EX-94-USA EX-96-MS GMD DOM (v. Observer)


DG Pangea Pp (PEDIGREE)
Monument P x DG Patsy (s. Charl) x Exloër DG Carbony VG-85-NL VG-88-MS 2yr. (s. Bourbon)


De Veelhorst DG Casino
DG Charley x Broeks Madibet (s. Mardi Gras) x Broeks Plabet VG-88-NL 2yr. (s. Planet)


Hurtgenlea Richard Charl
DG Charley x Hurtgenlea Yoder Modesto VG-86-USA (s. Yoder) x Hurtgenlea Supersire Malibu VG-85-USA (s. Yoder)