Preserving Dutch ancient cattle breeds
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In close cooperation with the Rare Breeds Survival Trust (Stichting Zeldzame Huisdierrassen), the Centre for Genetic Resources, part of Wageningen UR, the Netherlands collected DNA from a Witrik cattle family belonging to Dutch breeding farm Van der Veen. Genetic research shows that the herd of the family Van Der Veen is unique and very valuable for the future of our livestock.