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07 Dec 2016

Cattle Health and Welfare progress welcomed by Chief Vets

The latest state-of-the-industry report examining the health and welfare of cattle in Great Britain. For this year's report, The CIS have contributed data relating to udder health.

02 Dec 2016

Farmer Focus: Abi Reader

Opening her farm to the public is something Abi is keen to do as part of her drive to educate, engage and enthuse consumers about farming.

Farmer Focus: Stephen Bone

5 years ago, Stephen decided to start regular milk testing with the intention of identifying the level of Johne’s in the herd with the long term aim of controlling and eradicatin

01 Nov 2016

The Value of Pedigree

Q & A with Mark Davis, Kivells. We spoke to Mark Davis from Kivells to find out the value of pedigree in animals going to market. Mark, who operates from the Exeter Livestock Ce

10 Oct 2016

Richard Harrington - BVDFree

With a large proportion of their surplus stock market based within Scotland, the team at Birds Hill Farm knew that moving the focus to a demonstrable herd health status was a must.

06 Sep 2016

Using Genomics as a tool to benefit dairy business

Using Genomics as a tool to benefit their business is the route being taken by CIS customer and Arla members Roger and Tom Hildreth of Curlew Fields Farm, Hessey, York. The farm,