This section of the site is dedicated to the Holstein UK Journal. The Journal is produced six times a year, reporting on current issues, news, events and updates on the dairy industry, the Holstein and British Friesian breeds and the Society. To subscribe to The Journal and receive the latest issues on time, please download the relevant form which can be found below. Subscribers of The Journal are now eligible for Dairy Pro points as Holstein UK develops a relationship with Dairy Pro. Dairy Pro is the UK dairy industry's first ever register for professional development. If you subscribe to The Journal, you can add this to your Dairy Pro account. Find out more about Dairy Pro.
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|August 2018||Championship Honours||South Wales||1st June||8th June||3rd August|
|October 2018||UK Breeding||South West||3rd August||10th August||5th October|
|December 2018||Classification||Staffordshire||21st September||28th September||16th November|
|February 2019||Red & White Special||Suffolk||30th November||7th December||1st February|
|April 2019||Diversification||West Midlands||1st February||8th February||5th April|
|June 2019||International Outlook||Western||5th April||12th April||7th June|
|August 2019||Large Scale Dairying||Yorkshire||31st May||7th June||2nd August|
|October 2019||Grazing||Border & Lakeland||2nd August||9th August||27th September|
|December 2019||Succession||Central Counties||20th September||27th September||15th November|
August 2018 issue
The August Journal focuses on Championship Honours and includes features on the Ingleview, Preistland and Panda herds. In this edition, you can also read about 2018 National Holstein Show Judge Mick Gould's herd and what he looks for in the show ring.
You can also read the regular breeding features; Bull Blogs and Sire in the Spotlight, as well as industry news, show reports from The Balmoral Show and The Royal Highland Show, and the regular Sales feature.
October 2018 issue
In the October Journal, you can read about the highlights from UK Dairy Day and learn more about the Relough and Crossfell herds. With a focus on UK breeding, this edition will provide an oversight of the traits most used by UK breeders to influence bulls and how we can get the most out of using PLI for UK breeding. With the Journal being printed ahead of the All Breeds All Britain Calf Show, we find out more about the Judges and what they are looking forward to seeing in the calf rings.
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|Emma Yates||Content Editor||Responsible for The Journal||01923 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Please note that Emma is currently on maternity leave, therefore the above contact details are for Head Office where the team will be able to deal with your enquiry.|
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