CIEL: Centre for Innovation Excellence in Livestock

CIEL is the UK's livestock innovation Centre and probably the greatest livestock research alliance in the world. We are helping to bring new technologies and processes to livestock food production.

Discover more about who we are and how we can work with you from the short video below.

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CIEL/BSAS Net Zero Carbon: Meeting UK Livestock Targets 3 December:
Session One
Session Two Session Three

Countryside COP webinar 11 October - GWP*: understanding methane & GHG metrics

Recent news

Keep up to date with recent activity within CIEL and across our network of partners.

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Success stories

Our successes are what drive us and the reason we do what we do!

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Seeing us

Upcoming events we'll be taking part in. Hope to see you there!

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Our projects

Discover the range of projects we're involved with.

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Event Recommendations

The Oxford Farming Conference 5-7 January (Virtual)


On 5 January, CIEL and its sister Agri-Tech Centres are hosting one of several fringe events looking at future solutions and opportunities within agriculture. Look out for Fringe session 2 - Option 2,  3pm

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Dairy-Tech, Stoneleigh Park 7 April

This popular event aimed at progressive dairy professionals makes a welcome return to Stoneleigh Park. CIEL will be exhibiting and is the proud sponsor of the RABDF Royal Innovation Award. Who will be crowned winner in 2022?
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BSAS Conference 12-14 April (Hybrid)

Animal Agtech Innovation Summit March 8
Join us at the BSAS Annual Conference 2022 to discuss the true 'Role of Animals in Human and Planetary Health'. The conference will debate the role that animals play on the wider stage of dietary, environmental and mental health.
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A3 Scotland Edinburgh 26 - 27 April

Join us for this inaugural not-for-profit conference for the Animal Health, Agri-tech and Aquaculture (AAA) sectors to encourage innovation, investment and collaboration. An international audience will gather in Edinburgh, Scotland’s dynamic and stunning capital city, seeking strategic partnerships and to discover the latest in R&D.
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