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Now ranked among the world’s best Holstein breeders, Ferme Jacobs relies on expertise that has been passed down through three generations. Their animals have won numerous awards at shows and embryos from their Holsteins have been sold around the world.
Originally founded by Nellie & Léo Jacobs, the farm was then passed down to be managed by Jean Jacobs and his wife Marian Ghielen. Today, the third generation is in charge. Yan, Ysabel, Jean, and Marian have continued the family know how. While incorporating technological innovations, including a second free stall barn, built in 2020, which houses six Lely robots and is a space where cows known for their exceptional conformation can continue to excel.