Invitation to the meeting of the Simmental Beef working group
Invitation to the meeting of the Simmental Beef working group /
Einladung zur Sitzung der Arbeitsgruppe Simmental-Fleckvieh Fleisch
As decided in Berlin last January our next meeting will take place in May 11th and 12th 2017 in Brno, CZ on the exhibition NATUR EXPO BRNO.
• Thursday 11. 5. 2017
2:00 – 4:00 p.m. Czech National Beef Championship (judge: Thomas Eydner, DE)
(complete schedule for all beef championships is available there:
• Friday 12. 5. 2017
9.30 – 1:00 p.m. Official meeting of beef simmental working group, room no. P5
(in the same hall as will be the cattle show)
In the afternoon: farm visits (detail according to the interest of participants)
Agenda for the working group meeting:
(open part for everybody)
Dr. Thomas Schmidt, Germany:
“Interbeef, an important tool for the future. Current status and the first across borders results for Simmental.”
Dr. Georg Röhrmoser, ASR manager, Munich:
“Genomic Selection in dual purpose population – can some be exploited for Beef
Agenda for the delegates meeting
(A smaller forum with max. 3 delegates per country)
‐ Offer from Donagh Berry, Berlin last January. Shall we proceed, an how?
‐ Next event: Youth camp 2018 in Germany / Czech Republic. Termin, Ort und Inhalt?
‐ Future breed profile, ideas and discussion / Dr. Georg Röhrmoser
I hope to meet a lot of breeder colleagues for some pleasant hours, and that we will all find inspiration for the continued improvement of our breed.
Chairman of the WG Simmental-Fleckvieh Beef