In spring 2023 (April/May) the station tests for 3- and 4-year-old Holsteiner mares will take place at the Verband facility in Elmshorn. The mares will be set for 2 weeks at the station. Any Holsteiner mare (birth years 2019 and 2020) can be entered. Deadline for registration for the test is January 30, 2023.
More information about the station test can be found here.
Datenbank Holsteiner Pedigrees:
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Jannie Spanner from VetEmbryo in Denmark and Michaela Kölling from Vet Art in Dägeling have been won as speakers. They explain how the techniques work, what advantages and disadvantages they have and what costs can be expected. Dr. Christiane Müller is the FN Animal Welfare Officer and will emphasise the ethical aspects of the use of modern reproduction techniques. The invitation to the panel discussion was accepted by Neel Schoof (Deputy Breeding Director of the Trakehner Verband), Henrik Klatte (Zuchthof Klatte), Prof. Dr. Dr. hc mult. Ernst Kalm (former professor and head of the Institute for Animal Breeding at the Faculty of Agricultural and Nutritional Sciences in Kiel) and Olaf Rörden (Hof am Sylvert).