George Cassar, Karova Fleckvieh, is presented with the Bavarian Fleckvieh Genetics 2009 Fleckvieh Pioneer award at the AFO show in Traunstein, Germany.
Three bull calves from the mating of Kykso Kaino x Kykso Erba were born to the Tri-Con partnership of BFG, Kykso and Karova . These calves, born from the Kater line are Kaiser George, Kaiser Grupp and Kaiser Swart.
Karova gets a visit from well renowned South African judge, Simmentaler and Simbrah breeder, Cornelis Derksen.
Thys Swart (Kykso Simmentalers) attends Bavarian Fleckvieh Genetics booth at International Dairy Week, Australia
Karova sold 7 Fleckvieh heifers for live export to Indonesia to be used as Donor Cows in an extensive ET programme in that country
Knox Benz calf at Robert Lippiats Wyvern Simmentals, Canada'
The first calves born by Knox Benz by natural service are a set of twin heifers. Born uassisted with both mother and calves doing well.
First calf by the German Poll scurred bull Brandberg, from the famous Bayer line born at Karova. A lovely bull calf, Karova Brango, showing lots of promise at this early stage.
Knox Benz arrives as Karova's herdsire. Calves have arrived in Germany, Soth Africa and Canada. Thys Swart of Kykso Simmentalers is very impressed with his calves and will use more of him with semen being sold to other prominent Sth African breeders. Link to Knox Benz in Sth Africa
8 Sep 06
17 Aug 06
The first calves to be born by Hauk Erz outside of South Africa were twin bulls born on the 16th August 2006 at Karova Fleckvieh.
The calves were a result of embryos sent to Australia under the Tri-Con partnership of Bavarian Fleckvieh Genetics, Kykso Simmentalers and Karova Simmentalers.
Hauk Erz a magnificent polled Eisenherz son Purchased by Bavarian Fleckvieh Genetics for their Global program
Links for Hauk Erz
Gretika, a wonderful donor cow out of the famous Kykso herd from the Gretl cow family
Two Gretika daughters
More details about the Gretl family line on Kykso Simmentalers website http://www.kykso.com/cows.htm#Gretl_cow_family
Link to Embryo Plus website for Gretika
Meet some more of Karova's latest arrivals