ECIP (Dairy Cattle)


Dairy Research Trust Co-operative Society

Federation of Swedish Farmers (LRF)

Swedish Farmers Foundation for Agricultural Research (SLF)

Dutch Dairy Board

Centre National Interprofessionnel de l’Economie Laitiére (CNIEL)

Fédération Nationale des Producteurs de Lait (FNPL)

LTO Nederland

Israel Dairy Board

Knowledge Centre for Agriculture

Northern Ireland Agricultural Research and Development Council (AgriSearch)

The European Cattle Innovation Partnership (ECIP) is a collaboration between a number of farming-based organizations aiming to improve the cross border coordination of applied research, development and knowledge exchange in European dairy farming.

The Chairman of ECIP is Richard Holland – a dairy farmer who, through the support of the BioSciences Knowledge Transfer Network in the UK, took the first steps towards initiating this collaboration.

ECIP is currently being coordinated by Ray Keatinge ( from the GB dairy levy body AHDB Dairy.

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Strategies for eliminating lumpy skin disease report by EFSA lately published

A report about the most effective strategies for eliminating lumpy skin disease (LSD) has been recently published by EFSA. Lumpy skin disease (LSD) has recently been contained into the Balkan region showing a drop of number of diseases outbrakes by 95 percent from 2016 to 2017. The recomendation by the Standing Group of Experts to […]

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DISCONTOOLS Symposium: filling the knowledge gaps in animal disease control – Assessing animal health research needs for a healthy planet

The Covid-19 pandemic has renewed attention of medical, veterinary and research communities towards the control of  infectious diseases. As a consequence, an urgent need to reassess the most pressing gaps in knowelege has arisen. For Discontools is the right time to summarise the gaps in control tools, identify disease-specific as well as cross-cutting research needs and […]

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