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29 Mar 2017

Discounts available for your June Journal advert!

Receive a 20% discount off your breeder advert if you are a Northumbria Club member or consigning animals to the Sedgemoor Spotlight Sale.

29 Mar 2017

Invitation to Holstein Open Day on 22nd April

Holstein Northern Ireland has announced details of a charity open day taking place later this month.

Important changes to Holstein UK genetic evaluations for type traits in April 2017

As of April 2017, Holstein UK genetic evaluations for type traits will no longer be calculated by CDN in Canada. This service will now be provided by AHDB Dairy and their contract partners SRUC/EGENES in Edinburgh.

New Mastitis PTA will be launched next month

A new mastitis genetic evaluation will be published by AHDB Dairy to coincide with the issue of next month’s bull proofs (4 April) for the dairy cattle breeds. The new evaluation gives an indication of a bull’s ability to transmit mastitis resistance on to his daughters and is expressed as a percentage on a scale of about -5 to +5.

24 Mar 2017

The weekend is here, Time To CHILL with Cogent and Blondin Sires

Cogent are delighted to launch the latest Blondin Sires bull in the UK, Crasdale CHILL.