Dairy Industry to Benefit Hugely with National Database
A single national database, including the breeding and performance records of more than three quarters of all the UK's milk-recorded cows, has been launched to provide the dairy industry with more consistent, reliable and economic animal performance and welfare improvement information.
The Centre for Dairy Information (CDI) is the culmination of more than five years hard work by leading UK dairy information providers to reduce duplication and cost while improving the accuracy and value of dairy animal performance, type and ancestry record-keeping.
It involves the major UK dairy breed societies and two of the country's three official milk recording organisations …
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Publication information: Article title: Dairy Industry to Benefit Hugely with National Database. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: The Journal (Newcastle, England). Publication date: May 3, 2005. Page number: 32. © 2009 MGN Ltd. COPYRIGHT 2005 Gale Group.
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