Holstein UK

Holstein UK announces youth team for Libramont 2019

Holstein UK announces youth team for Libramont 2019

The Holstein European Championship will welcome two talented and ambitious Holstein Young Breeders who have been selected to represent Holstein...

February 4, 2019

Finalists announced for Holstein All-Britain awards

Finalists announced for Holstein All-Britain awards

The finalists have been announced for this year’s Holstein UK All-Britain Awards. The prestigious awards will be presented at the...

January 29, 2019

Holstein UK Announces Winner of President’s Medal Award

Holstein UK Announces Winner of President’s Medal Award

The winner of the prestigious 2018 President’s Medal Award was announced this week by Holstein UK. Jess Mills from Derbyshire...

January 19, 2019

Finalists Announced for 2019 Holstein UK President’s Medal

Finalists Announced for 2019 Holstein UK President’s Medal

Three young dairy enthusiasts have been selected for the final of this year’s Holstein UK President’s Medal. Holstein Young Breeders...

December 8, 2018

2019 Holstein Australia exchange winner announced

2019 Holstein Australia exchange winner announced

The Holstein Young Breeders (HYB) Holstein Australia Exchange returns for a third year, with a passionate young stockman awarded the...

December 4, 2018

Holstein UK announces 2019 National Holstein Show Judge

Holstein UK announces 2019 National Holstein Show Judge

Holstein UK has unveiled the judge for its 2019 National Holstein Show at UK Dairy Day. Renown Swiss breeder Patrick Ruttimann,...

November 29, 2018

Record turnout at 5th UK Dairy Day

Record turnout at 5th UK Dairy Day

A record 9,000 visitors descended on the International Centre in Telford last week for the 5th annual UK Dairy Day...

September 19, 2018

Holstein UK launches DNA bank to boost breed’s authenticity

Holstein UK launches DNA bank to boost breed’s authenticity

A brand new initiative is set to revolutionise Holstein and British Friesian breeds by providing a global standard in animal...

September 13, 2018

Dairy Day: Holstein UK unveils ‘Virtual Cow’ updates…but what’s new?

Dairy Day: Holstein UK unveils ‘Virtual Cow’ updates…but what’s new?

Holstein UK has announced it will re-launch its updated Virtual Cow breeding model at this year’s UK Dairy Day. The innovative...

September 11, 2018

Once-in-a-lifetime Aussie adventure open for applications

Once-in-a-lifetime Aussie adventure open for applications

For the third year running, Holstein Young Breeders (HYB) has teamed up with Holstein Australia to provide one member with...

September 4, 2018

5 reasons to go to UK Dairy Day 2018

5 reasons to go to UK Dairy Day 2018

The countdown is on with less than one month to go until UK Dairy Day 2018 – the UK’s annual...

August 25, 2018

New Holstein sires bring new opportunities to breeders

New Holstein sires bring new opportunities to breeders

A new wave of young Holstein sires is presenting unprecedented breeding opportunities, according to genetic evaluations by the Agriculture and Horticulture Development...

August 20, 2018

UK team selected for European Young Breeders School

UK team selected for European Young Breeders School

Seven young, passionate and aspiring dairy breeders from all corners of the UK are preparing for a trip of a...

July 30, 2018

First ever Louise Hartley Award winner to tour West Wales

First ever Louise Hartley Award winner to tour West Wales

Holstein Young Breeders (HYB) is thrilled to be sending one of its members to West Wales for a dairy trip...

July 17, 2018

Hitting 19,000L with robots at Holstein Premier Herd Open Day

Hitting 19,000L with robots at Holstein Premier Herd Open Day

More than 450 people descended on Boclair Holsteins for the Holstein UK Premier Herd Open Day earlier this summer. The...

July 11, 2018

Lifetime achievement award honours farmer who started with just five acres

Lifetime achievement award honours farmer who started with just five acres

A long-serving Holstein breeder who began dairying on just five and a half acres more than 60 years ago has been...

June 16, 2018

New Holstein UK president named

New Holstein UK president named

Holstein UK members elected their new president last night – the newcomer will take over from Co. Antrim farmer David Perry....

June 14, 2018

Pivots and milking with 8 robots in southern Australia

Pivots and milking with 8 robots in southern Australia

In November Co. Down dairy farmer Heather Martin found out she would take part in the trip of a lifetime...

March 4, 2018