In Germany and across the world: your first partner for cattle.

Market leader MASTERRIND is a modern company that not only combines three successful cooperative organizations with great tradition: SRV, WEU and MASTERRIND Hannover eG. But MASTERRIND is also founder of the very successful breeding programme and semen sales ofSYNETICS.

Supported by a dense network of motivated and competent employees, MASTERRIND offers solutions for cattle farmers out of one hand. This means maximum success for all members and customers in breeding, marketing, reproduction management and acquisition of equipment for successful dairy and beef farming.

With headquarters in Verden and regional centers in Meissen and Bad Zwischenahn, MASTERRIND assists more than 8,500 farmers with approximately 561,000 Herd Book cows of the Holstein breed and almost 11,000 Herd Book cows of different beef breeds.

No. 1 in Germany

  • MASTERRIND unites more than one third of all herd book cows in Germany

  • Long herd book tradition since 1876

  • Highest number of members of all German breeding associations

  • No. 1 for Live Cattle Export in Germany

  • No. 1 for Semen Export among German AI stations via SYNETICS

  • Most intensive ET-program (>6000 transferable embryos produced per year) via SYNETICS

Benefits of MASTERRIND

Individual insurance and finance

Wide range of breeding stock

Best price guarantee

Customized genetic selection

Highest veterinary status

Reliable and highest standards in animal movement worldwide



Verden is a town not only well-known far beyond the national borders amongst horse breeders. Verden is also the center of Holstein breeding in Germany.

MASTERRIND GmbH is the largest German A.I. Center with the leading Holstein breeding program.

Regional Center

Bad Zwischenahn

The health resort Bad Zwischenahn is the largest municipality in the Ammerland district in Lower Saxony. This region draws attention far beyond national borders with the Zwischenahner Meer (lake) and many plant and tree farms dominating the landscape. Since the merger with the Weser-Ems-Union, MASTERRIND GmbH is now represented with another branch office, ensuring accessibility to customers in the western region.

Regional Center


Meissen, 25 km northwest of Dresden, is considered the cradle of Saxony. The city is famous for its world-class porcelain, colorful history, local wine and the modern business center of MASTERRIND GmbH. Approx. 110 motivated employees assist the Saxon cattle breeders from this site.


Our competent staff will assist you with any issue related to cattle purchase.