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  • 04 Jun 2018

    Honouring the Holstein Breed - Yorkshire Holstein Club Invites Members to Join in National Celebration & AGM

    This June farmers, cattle breeders and Holstein lovers are being invited to Yorkshire for a showcase of the fabulous British breed for its annual Holstein Celebration & AGM. Hosted by the Yorkshire Holstein Club on the Tuesday 12th & Wednesday 13th June, guests are being encouraged to book now for a two-day extravaganza exploring local heritage and cultural hotspots, enjoying the glorious Yorkshire countryside and of course, dropping in on two of the county’s leading Holstein herds.

  • 30 Apr 2018

    Boclair Herd Opens Farm Gates for Premier Pedigree Herd Open Day

    The Brewster family of the admired Boclair herd, crowned as Holstein UK Premier Pedigree Herd in 2017, is delighted to be hosting the annual Premier Pedigree Herd Open Day on Thursday 28th June 2018 from 10am until 3pm. The day will run in conjunction with the Holstein Scotland Open Day, where the Club will hold a stock judging fundraiser.

  • Haplotypes – how worried should I be?

    Farming Connect and AHDB Dairy invite you to Aintree Holsteins to find out more about how you can manage the potentially lethal and disruptive recessive disorders and haplotypes without compromising genetic gain. Owen Tunney from Willows vets will explain how a vet led approach at Aintree helped to identify problem animals and the steps taken to avoid mating two recessive Haplotype carriers. Darren Todd from HUK will discuss what the different Haplotype codes are, where they come from and their estimated frequency within the UK Holstein population. Also Marco Winters from AHDB Dairy will present new Indexes that can help improve calf survivability and reduce lameness.

  • #ABABCalfShow 2018 moves east to Peterborough

    Seven British dairy breeds will take centre stage at this year’s All Breeds All Britain (ABAB) Calf Show. Organised by Holstein Young Breeders (HYB), the Calf Show is a highlight of the dairy calendar and, this year, the event moves location to the East of England Showground in Peterborough.

  • #ABABCalfShow 2018 moves east to Peterborough

    Seven British dairy breeds will take centre stage at this year’s All Breeds All Britain (ABAB) Calf Show. Organised by Holstein Young Breeders (HYB), the Calf Show is a highlight of the dairy calendar and, this year, the event moves location to the East of England Showground in Peterborough.

  • 20 Mar 2018

    The 2018 Spring Show Judge Announcement

    We are delighted to announce that Mr Giuseppe Beltramino has been selected to officiate at the 2018 Western Holstein Club Spring Show.

  • 16 Mar 2018

    The Spring Show

    The Western Holstein Club are proud to announce the return of ‘The Spring Show’ Moving to Friday the 20th April to be an integral part of a weekend dedicated to the Holstein Breed.

  • 12 Mar 2018

    Close of Entries approaches for the 150th Balmoral Show

    Karen Hughes, RUAS, reminds exhibitors that entries for Balmoral Show 2018 close on Wednesday 21st March.  Entries can be made online at balmoralshow.co.uk or for an application pack, phone Kendall on 02890 686194.

  • 10 Mar 2018

    2018 UK Dairy Expo Results ONLINE

    The 2018 results for the UK Dairy Expo are now online. Congratulations to Peak Goldwyn Rhapsody who has taken the Grand Championship for the third time!

  • 10 Mar 2018

    All Britain Award 2017 Results

    The 2017 results for the Holstein UK All Britain Awards