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UK Team Selected for European Young Breeders School in Belgium 

Seven enthusiastic Holstein Young Breeders have been selected to represent Holstein UK in this year’s European Young Breeders School, taking place in Belgium from 27th August - 2nd September.   The team is made up of Andrew Thomas (East Midlands), Heather Limond (South & Wiltshire), Holly Dyer (South East), James Robinson (North East), Laura Millward (Western), Lydia Griffiths (Yorkshire) and Phil Potts (Border & Lakeland).

07 Jun 2018

Holstein Young Breeders Rally Interest for Big Competitions Weekend

Holstein Young Breeders (HYB) represents the next generation of Holstein breeders and, with its annual Weekend Rally coming up in August, is encouraging keen young farmers to get involved.

Under 35? Win a once-in-a-lifetime farming trip to New Zealand

Farmers Guardian has joined forces with The Louise Hartley Scholarship Fund and JCB to create an eight-strong study group to travel together to New Zealand in 2019.

04 Jun 2018

Important Update regarding Holstein UK Celebration & AGM

The annual Holstein Celebration & AGM, hosted by the Yorkshire Holstein Club, will be held on the Tuesday 12th & Wednesday 13th June. **IMPORTANT NOTICE** Unfortunately, due to unforeseen circumstances, the programme has changed on Wednesday 13th June. The Winton Herd visit will now take place at 10am on Wednesday 13th June not in the afternoon as previously advertised. If you have any queries please feel free to contact us. We will publish the full itinerary by Wednesday 6th June on the events page and share on social media.

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.

31 May 2018

British Friesian Judge Announced for ABAB Calf Show 2018

The judge for the British Friesian calf classes at the All Breeds All Britain Calf Show is now confirmed as Holstein UK Classifier, Murray Cochrane. Murray has worked with Friesians from a very young age and started showing at the age of just two years old.  He is now looking forward to judging at this year's show.