Beef feeding guidelines to be updated

The AHDB is to fund a review and update of the existing 25 year old beef cattle feeding systems guide, AFRC 1993, to ensure it reflects today’s genetics, practice and market requirements. It is also seeking interested companies to become involved. The AHDB Beef &...

MVF joins CIEL

Farmer-controlled feed manufacturer and rural supplies group Mole Valley Farmers has joined the Centre for Innovation Excellence in Livestock (CIEL) in a move it says further strengthens its commitment to support and develop UK ruminant research. CIEL, which opened in...

First chief for CIEL

The Centre for Innovation Excellence in Livestock (CIEL), one of Innovate UK’s four Innovation Centres funded through the government Agri-Tech Strategy initiative, has appointed its first chief executive. York-based CIEL, a public: private company partnership, has...

Livestock Innovation Centre opens for business

The Centre of Innovation Excellence in Livestock (CIEL) has started work  – the second of the four Innovation Centres funded through the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS)‘ Agri-Tech Strategy to go live. It is based at the former Central Science...