“We’re running as a closed herd and are proud to be producing traditional, high-quality meat to the very highest welfare standards, with the entire herd consistently testing disease free.”

Charlie Sutcliffe, Co-Owner and Manager


Provide proof that pedigree breeding stock is disease-free, ensure sale of animals at the best price and prevent potential spread of BVD to the rest of the herd


Allflex Tissue Sampling Tags (TST), applied to each newborn calf.


Testing each newborn calf for BVD prevents disease outbreaks, and Charlie can now guarantee that cows are BVD-free, which make it easier to sell pedigree bulls and heifers at their true market value.

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"Using Allflex TST gives me peace of-mind that there are

no BVD surprises

lurking around the corner"