Semenzoo, an Italian Holstein semen breeder, now targeting the US agricultural market

In Italy already among the market leaders in bovine genetics, Semenzoo have now launched a new campaign for their new Holstein sires named "Artes" ( And are looking for new business opportunities among American farming associations.

Online PR News – 20-January-2012 – – Artes is a new Holstein breed whose genomic analysis has proven particularly profitable in dairy production. With the addition of new breeds, an increase in their milk production has been achieved with these Holstein sires, rising from 848 kg to 860 kg. The Artes breed has been evaluated by Dairy Daughers UK to have excellent type merits (3.26), udders (2.67) and legs and feet (2.67), resulting in an overall good milkability and type reliability (77%).

Having achieved excellent results also in the International Holstein Show held during the World Dairy Expo in Madison, Wisconsin, in 2011, Semenzoo Italy is confident to take on a new challenge and to excel with outstanding numbers also among US breeders. Through new memberships among the largest US bovine genomics associations such as Accelerated Genetics, Semenzoo is now distributing the Artes Holstein bull semen to American farmers and breeders.

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