In the heart of Devon is the Ley family who last year celebrated the 70th Anniversary of the Hoops prefix. The first cows were registered in 1948 by Henry Ley with his son Guy and
In January Long Service Awards were presented to Holstein UK and CIS employees.
CIS Head of Processing & Project Manager Michael Whittaker has looked back at data trends over the last 5 years for CIS milk recorded herds. Despite herd sizes increasing animal br
When selecting which bulls to use in your dairy herd, most people have strong views on what is right and what is wrong for their business. For some breeding is a passion and not ju
You don’t have to go very far through the farming press to find an article about the perils of negative energy balance in dairy cows. The question is how do we tell whether negativ
A successful transition cow system will result in giving the cow the best possible start to what is hopefully a profitable lactation, however, we still see significant health and p