Breeding values

Cooperation CRV publishes the breeding value estimations for bulls in the Netherlands three times a year. The breeding values are estimated in accordance with the Interbull recommendations. Cooperation CRV also follows the Interbull advice on the press publication dates.

Press publication of the Cooperation CRV breeding values takes place on the following dates:

  • Wednesday 8 August, 2018 11:00 AM
  • Wednesday 5 December, 2018 11:00 AM

Deadline for sending in the data used for Cooperation CRV Breeding Values is:

  • 2 July 2018, 8.00 AM
  • 29 October 2018, 8.00 AM

The cow publication takes place on thursday a week after the bull publication.

Cooperation CRV breeding values

For the press publications of the breeding values click here.


For background information about breeding values (E-chapters) click here.


For papers about the breeding values click here


For the bases overview of breeding values click here