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27 Mar 2020

Farm Movement Letter

Farm workers who need to travel to and from work are advised to have a letter explaining why they are travelling during this period of 'lockdown'. Read more...

24 Mar 2020

Coronavirus Statement

In light of new Government Guidance, it is important that The Cattle Information Service (CIS) protects the health of our employees, contract milk recorders, our customers and cons

Farmer Focus: P M Bradbury, Whitchurch, Shropshire

Second generation dairy farmer Paul Bradbury farms in partnership with his wife, Dee, and son, David, milking 130 Holstein Friesian cows under the Brookroad prefix, which calve all

UKAS Accreditation of CIS Laboratory

On the 5th and 6th February 2020 the CIS laboratory underwent a successful annual UKAS ISO17025 surveillance visit. Read more..

Vet Focus: Why fertility is the answer to productivity

With the various challenges the industry has been facing in recent years, everyone has been looking at efficiency and cost-cutting in all aspects of their farm businesses. Ian Cure

Feed Focus: Achieving a successful transition

A successful transition cow system will result in giving the cow the best possible start to what is hopefully a profitable lactation, however significant health and production issu