HEALTHY HERD COMPETITION 2022

ENTRIES NOW OPEN

Entries for the annual Semex Healthy Herd Competition 2022 are now open. Note down your interest by clicking the button below!

 

The winner will receive £1000 worth of Semen

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2021 WINNER

2021 WINNER

The Downing Partnership

WINTERSELL FARM, KENT

Milking a pedigree herd of over 500 Holstein cows for a Marks & Spencer milk contract via Muller which sees a high standard of animal health and welfare as a top priority, 

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Kenton & Bennet

PERRY FARM, DORSET

This autumn block calving herd has seen incredible benefits from brand new cow housing in 2015, based on Dutch dairy housing and sand bedded cubicles. Calves are reared in groups to achieve high welfare outcomes. 

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2021 FINALIST

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2021 FINALIST

Robert & Thomas Reed

GATCOMBE FARM, DEVON

Milking over 300 cows through six robots. Attention to detail and improving milk forage are key drivers for this business with a clear focus on improving genetic gain through genomic testing and use of embryos.

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DS Gethin & Family

THE GAER, WELSHPOOL

Over 1000 cows for a Muller direct contract. High welfare calving areas with attention to detail for both the cow and newborn calf were very evident on this farm. Investing in staff retention and conditions is a key factor at this farm.

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2021 FINALIST

HEALTHY HERD COMPETITION 2021

Competition finalists & winner!