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12 Feb 2018

Registration: Why should I register calves?

Registration helps inform future decisions on individual animals and the overall herd to support improving herd quality and strengthen the herd generation on generation.

09 Feb 2018

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Appointed

Holstein UK, Europe’s largest independent dairy breed society, is delighted to announce the appointment of a new Chief Executive Officer (CEO), bringing extensive knowledge and exp

17 Dec 2017

Eyes Down: Tips for lameness control by Owen Atkinson

We all know what a lame cow looks like. But it is well known that we miss seeing early stages of lameness unless we specifically look for it. Owen Atkinson of Dairy Veterinary Con

Rising Through the Ranks - New Head of Field Services Appointed at the Cattle Information Service

The Cattle Information Service (CIS), leading milk recording organisation, welcomes internal promotion of Janette Mathie, who has been committed to the business for 29 years, progr

Farmer Focus: Gilmour Lawrie – Sandyford and Myremill Farms near Ayr

Known locally by hundreds of school children KitKat farmer, 4th generation farmer Gilmour Lawrie has the oldest pedigree Ayrshire herd in the world. Gilmour, his wife Caroline and

10 Jul 2017

Farm Focus: Jon Barber, Friend Farms Ltd, Market Drayton

Oakley Park Farm near Market Drayton is contract farmed by Jon Barber and Rob Wain (Herdwise) who have recently transferred his milk recording and health testing services to CIS. M