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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|June 2018||Women and Holsteins||South East||6th April||13th April||1st June|
|August 2018||Championship Honours||South Wales||1st June||8th June||3rd August|
|October 2018||UK Breeding||South West||3rd August||10th August||28th September|
|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|
Read all about the Praire, Sherdon and Clampitt herds in the April 'People Power' Journal. You can also read about the latest industry news, including an update from the BCBC, Semex Conference and much more.
The 2017 President's Medal winning essay will also feature, along with the Australian Exchange diary in our HYB section. You will also find show reports from UK Dairy Expo, including the National British Friesian Show, and the 2017 All Britain Award winners.
The June Journal is themed Women and Holsteins. With this is mind, it features two herds run by women, Curscombe and Harolday. It will also feature three of our female members discussing some issues in the Breeders Forum, and a Q&A with Tracey Roan from Colvend Holsteins and Roan's Dairy.
You can also read the regular breeding features; Bull Blogs and Sire in the Spotlight, as well as industry news, an update from the Type Classification Workshop, show reports from The Celtic Dairy Showcase and The Spring Show, and the regular Sales feature.
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