Polish Federation of Cattle Breeders and Dairy Farmers in Warsaw is the only legal representative of dairy cattle breeders in Poland. Founded in 1995 as a fusion of 16 local cattle breeders’ unions from the whole Poland. It came to existence as a movement of cattle breeders and milk producers worked for decentralization and total socialization of breeding. Associates, represents rights and interests of dairy cattle breeders and dairy farmers.
It is an independent, voluntary and self-governing organization collecting about 11 000 members associated in regional and breeds’ unions. There are private farmers, state farms, treasury state corporations, private collectives and tenanted farms.
Polish Federation strictly cooperates with many institutions related to cattle breeding in whole country and abroad.
It is a member of ICAR and INTERBULL, EHRC and WHFF (www.whff.info). The Polish Federation of Cattle Breeders and Dairy Farmers is the only organization authorized by Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development to keep herd books for dairy cattle (since 1st of July 2004), provides milk recording (since 1st of July 2006) and type evaluation (since 1st of July 2007) in Poland.
Taking up strategic operations connected with cattle breeding and milk production.
Supporting cattle breeding and milk production.
Taking up tasks connected with cattle breeding and milk production with over regional or countrywide character.
Undertaking breeding programs and coordinating their realization.
Helping members of the organization with their statutory activities.
Representing Polish Federation of Cattle Breeders and Dairy Farmers on the international arena.
Co-operating with international organizations, concerning with milk recording, artificial insemination and cattle breeding.
Close co-operation with domestic AI stations.
Taking care of the good reputation of Polish cattle breeders.