The German Livestock Association represents the interests of organised cattle breeding in Germany.

These include:

  • Representing the interests of the sector at national and international level
  • Coordination of the areas of breeding, insemination, performance testing and breeding value estimation
  • Exchange with political and administrative bodies
  • Exchange with other umbrella organisations of the agricultural industry and the upstream and downstream sector

Cattle breeding organisations:

  • Cattle breeding associations
  • A.I. centres
  • Embryo transfer facilities
  • Organisations for performance and quality testing of milk
  • Data centre vit in Verden

The Association works together with the Arbeitsgemeinschaft der Süddeutschen Rinderzüchter (ASR) and the Deutscher Verband für Leistungs- und Qualitätsprüfungen e.V. (DLQ).