Holstein UK

Our mission is to be squarely at the heart of the dairy industry and as such our aim is to assist our members in breeding profitable, robust and productive dairy cattle.  

We are a member-owned organisation dedicated to innovation and quality and are driven to continuously improve the services we offer.

We are the parent of two subsidiary companies, The Cattle Information Service and The Centre for Dairy Information

The CIS is the UK's leading milk recording and health testing organisation operating a state-of-the-art laboratory.  

The Centre of Dairy Information (CDI) exists to develop industry-leading analysis of data for the improvement of dairy production in the UK.

Latest News

The worlds No.1 PLI and GTPI Homozygous Polled sire

Cogent are delighted to launch a superstar onto the UK market, in the form of Mr Blondin Powerful PP POS RDC. As the first Homozygous polled bull in the Holstein breed to break the £600 PLI barrier, Powerful PP has single handily breached the genetic gap between polled and non polled animals.

Introducing Farnear BH 1st Grade

Top marks from 1st Grade!  He is an Alta1stClass Son, displaying an impressive proof! He’s in the top 3 genomic bulls for TM at 4.09 and mammary score of 4.1.

Semex expands Immunity+ with new additions

Semex’s genetic technology pipeline continues to develop its unique offering to help UK dairy farmers breed inherently healthier cows and reduce antibiotic use, with three new sires introduced to the firm’s growing Immunity+ portfolio, two of which are also A2A2 sires. 



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