Defra are the UK government department responsible for policy and regulations on environmental, food and rural issues.
DairyCo work to provide you with independent, evidence-based information and resources for your dairy farming business.
National Milk Recording (NMR)
The NMR Group is structured on three wholly owned subsidiary businesses which reflect the sectors in which they operate: National Milk Records, National Milk Laboratories and National Livestock Records.
The Cattle Information Service (CIS)
The CIS is farmer-owned and farmer-controlled. Involving all the leading cattle organisations, their objective is to improve standards of service, accuracy and value throughout all dairy herd management information practices.
Formed in 1995 to promote animal health and welfare through better disease control and prevention by active veterinary health planning. Key to improving health is disease surveillance and animal health knowledge transfer, delivered to farmers by their veterinary surgeon.
NADIS Parasite Forecast
The NADIS Parasite Forecast uses meteorological data to predict the prevalence of parasitic diseases.
Merial’s NADIS Season Ahead Parasite Video
Merial Animal Health have produced 3 ‘season ahead’ videos using the NADIS parasite forecast, bringing the forecast to life and providing useful and relevant information. Follow the link to Youtube to watch the video.
The National Office of Animal Health (NOAH) represents the companies that research, develop, manufacture and market licensed animal health products in the UK.
Our local and hugely popular agricultural show, which was established back in 1809, is a highlight of the year for the farming community in Lancashire and the North West, as well as being an informative and interesting day out for the whole family. Lanes Vets are proud to be the official vets for the Garstang Show.
Farm North West
A gateway to information, advice and support for farmers, foresters and food producers looking to improve performance in England’s North West.
Europe’s largest independent breed society, it offers a range of services to the dairy farming industry targeted at improving the genetics and profitability of the Holstein breed.
National Sheep Association
An organisation that represents the views and interests of sheep producers throughout the UK, funded by its membership of farmers and its activities involve it in every aspect of the sheep industry.
The organisation for beef and lamb levy payers in England, EBLEX exist to enhance the profitability and sustainability of the English beef and lamb sector.
Cattle Health Certification Standards (CHeCS)
The self-regulatory body for cattle health schemes in the UK and Ireland, a non-trading organisation established by the cattle industry for the control and eradication of non-statutory diseases, using a set of standards to which all licensed cattle health schemes must adhere..
The National Farmers’ Union of England and Wales
The voice of British Farming, the NFU provide professional representation for over 55,000 members.
Best Practice Pour-On Wormer Application
Merial have produced a video explaining how best to apply Pour-On wormers
Johne’s Disease Video
An informative video on Johne’s disease in dairy herds and what it means to farmer.
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