Farminguk
19 August 2017 | Online since 2003

Farming Statistics

Size of UK Dairy Herd


From June 2006 Data is sourced from the Cattle Tracing System (CTS), therefore categories and figures differ to previous data. Data includes for England - Female dairy cattle aged 2 years and over with offspring, NI - Cows mainly for producing milk for sale, Scotland - Female dairy cattle aged 2 years and over with offspring, Wales - Female dairy cattle aged 2 and over with offspring.


Size of UK Dairy Herd (thousand head)