Christian Meier, breeder at Niederweningen (Switzerland/Zürich) and Hans-Ulrich von Steiger sire-analyst (1) of the Swiss Fleckvieh breed at Swissgenetics chose the ideal bull for JOSEPHINE.
HO 55% MO 25% SI 20%
It was BLITZ-ET, a Red Holstein whose father was originally American and the mother originally Swiss, the maternal grandfather was American.
HO 91,5% SI 8.5%
In April 2006, JOSEPHINE was inseminated artificially.
(1) selector of bulls