ICAR Members

With around 120 organisations from around 60 countries ICAR has a world-wide membership network, making ICAR a world-wide membership network. A map of the countries in which there is at least one ICAR member is available here .

The designations employed in this page do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of ICAR concerning the legal or development status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

Disclaimer: Being an “Associate Member” does not imply any approval of any device produced by the member

ICAR Members

Argentina

  • Asociación Cridadores de Holando Argentino, ACHA Laprida 1818 1425 EKR Buenos Aires
    Contact person: Mariano Brave

Australia

  • DataGene, Level 5  IBM Centre, 60 City Road, Southbank Vic 3006
    Contact person: Matthew Shaffer
  • National Livestock Identification System Limited, Locked Bag 991 NSW 2059 North Sydney Australia
    Contact person: Mick Prendergast

Associated Member

  • Agricultural Busness Research Institute, The Short Run, University of New England 2350 Armidale, NSW Australia
    Contact person: Hugh Nivison

Austria

  • Zentrale Arbeitsgemeinschaft Österreichischer Rinderzüchter (ZAR), Dresdner Strasse 89/19 1200 Wien,
    Contact person: Martin Stegfellner

Belgium (Wallonie)

  • Wallonia Region
    Service Public de Wallonie (SPW), Direction Générale Agriculture, Ressources naturelles et Environnement (DGARNE) Département du Développement Direction de la Qualité Chaussée de Louvain, 14, Bâtiment Place, 2ème étage 5000  Namur
    Contact person: Jean-François Duckerts
  • Flemish Region
    CRV, Wassenaarweg 20 6843 NW Arnhem
    Contact person: Jos Buiting

Brazil

  • EMBRAPA – Gado de Leite, National Research Center for dairy Cattle, Rua Eugenio do Nascimento 610, Barrio Dom Bosco 36038-330 Juiz de Fora – MG
    Contact person: Claudio Napolis Costa

Bulgaria

  • Executive agency for selection and reproduction in animal breeding 26 Bistrishko Shosse Str. 1756 Sofia
    Contact person: Vasil Nikolov

Canada

  • Canadian DHI, c/o Valacta, 555 boul. des Anciens-Combattants, Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue, QC
    Contact person: Daniel Lefebvre

Chile

  • COOPRINSEM, Manuel Rodriguez 1040 5310696 Osorno
    Contact person: Jorge Lama

China People’s Republic

  • Dairy Cattle Research Centre of Shandong Academy of Agricultural Sciences, No.159, Gongyebei Road Jinan Shandong, Jinan, Shandong
    Contact person: Jianbin Li
  • Shanghai Dairy Cattle Breeding Center Co., Ltd Building 9, Jiangchang West Road 1518, Baoshan district 200436 Shanghai
    Contact person: An Pengpeng

Croatia

  • Croatian Agricultural Agency, Ilica 101, P.O. Box 160, 10 000 Zagreb
    Contact person: Danijel Mulc

Czech Republic

  • Chovatelské druzstvo Impuls (Breeding Cooperative Impuls), Bohdalee 122 592 55 Bobrova
    Contact person: Michal Basovnik
  • Czech Moravian Breeder’s Corporation Inc. (Českomoravská společnost chovatelů, a.s.) Benesovska 123, 252 09 Hradištko
    Contact person: Pavel Bucek
  • World Simmental-Fleckvieh Federation, Radešínská Svratka 193 592 33 Radešínská Svratka
    Contact person: Kristyna Skopalova

Denmark

  • SEGES Agro Food Park 15 8200 Aarhus
    Contact person: Jonas Persson

Associated member

Ecuador

  • Ministerio de Agricultura, Ganadería, Acuacultura y Pesca – Subsecretaría de Ganadería Av. Eloy Alfaro y Amazonas, Edif. MAGAP, Piso 8 Quito (Pichincha)
    Contact person: Margoth Hernández

Estonia

  • Eesti Pollumajandusloomade Joudluskontrolli AS, Kreutzwaldi st. 48A 50094 Tartu
    Contact person: Kaivo Ilves

Finland

France

  • France Genétique Elevage 149, Rue de Bercy 75595 Paris Cedex 12
    Contact person: Laurent Journaux

Associated Member

Germany

  • Bundesverband Rind und Schwein e. V. – BRS (German Livestock Association), Adenauerallee 174 53113 Bonn
    Contact person: Bianca Lind
  • VIT, IT – Solutions for Animal Production, Heinrich-Schröder-Weg 1, 27283 Verden
    Contact person: Reinhard Reents

Associated Member

  • Caisley International GmbH, Harderhook 31 46395 Bocholt-Mussum Germany
    Contact person: Reinhard Nehls
  • GEA Farm Technologies GmbH, Siemensstrasse 25-27 59199 Boenen
    Contact person: Michael Strotmann
  • Gepe-Geimuplast GmbH, Partenkirchner str. 51 82490 Farchant Germany
    Contact person: Mario Kaltenegger

Greece

Associated member

  • Holstein Association of Hellas, 10th Kilometer Thessaloniki-Lagada, Derveni, P.C. 57200, P.O. Box 4 57200 Thessaloniki
    Contact person: Stamatis Milioudis

Hungary

  • Livestock Performance Testing Ltd., Hungary, LPT, PF.:258 Dozsa Gyorgy u. 58 2101 Gödöllö
    Contact person: Arpad Kenéz
  • National Food Chain Safety Office (Nemzeti Élelmiszerlánc-biztonsági Hivatal, NÉBIH), Keleti Károly u.24 1024 Budapest Hungary
    Contact person: István Péntek

India

  • National Dairy Development Board, Post Box No. 40 388 001 Anand Dist, Gujarat
    Contact person: Rajesh Gupta

Ireland

  • Irish Cattle Breeding Federation Society Limited, Highfield House, Shinagh Co. Cork Bandon
    Contact person: Brian Coughlan

Associated Members

  • Dairymaster, Causeway, Tralee Co. Kerry
    Contact person: Edmond Harty

Israel

  • Cattle Breeders’ Association (ICBA), P.O. Box 3015 38900 CAESARIA INDUSTRIAL PARK
    Contact person: Ephraim Ezra

Associated members

  • AFIMILK, Kibbutz Afikim 15148
    Contact person: Niv Pinsky
  • SCR Engineers Ltd., P.O. Box 13564 Hardim Center 42138 Netanya
    Contact person: Ori Inbar

Italy

  • Associazione Italiana Allevatori, Via G. Tomassetti 9 00161 Rome
    Contact person: Mauro Fioretti

Associated members

  • InterPuls S.p.A., Via Felice Maritano 11, I-42020 Albinea (RE)
    Contact person: Gabriele Nicolini
  • MILKLINE Srl, Loc. Gariga – Via Mattei, 4 29027 Podenzano (PC)
    Contact person: Daniele Ratti
  • Panazoo Italiana Srl, Via Nicoloò Copernico 2 20082 Binasco
    Contact person: Davide Petroni

Japan

  • Livestock Improvement Association of Japan Inc., Milk Records Division Ishima-Bldg, 11-17 Fuyuki, Kohtou-ku, 135-0041 Tokyo
    Contact person: Mituo Aihara

Associated member

  • Orion Machinery Co. Ltd., No. 246 Kotaka Suzaka-shi 382-8502 Nagano-ken
    Contavt person: Toshiyuki Okatani

Latvia

  • State Agency Agricultural Data Centre (LDC), Republikas Laukums 2, 1010 Riga
    Contact person: Ivans Vorslovs

Lithuania

  • State Animal Breeding Supervision Service, Ministry of Agriculture,19 Gedimino av. 01103 Vilnius
    Contact person: Arūnas Jurgaitis

Luxembourg

  • CONVIS – Herdbuch Service Elevage et Génétique, Zone Artisanale et Commerciale n° 4 9085 Ettelbrück
    Contact person: Armand Braun

Mexico

  • Asociacion Holstein de México, AC José María Arteaga # 76 Col. Centr, C.P. 76000 Querétaro, Qro Mexico
    Contact person: Felipe J. Ruiz Lopez
  • Sistema Nacional de Identificación Individual de Ganado en México, Calz. Mariano Escobedo 714, Col. Nueva Anzures. 11590 Mexico, D.F.
    Contact person: Othón Reynoso Campos

Morocco

  • Association Nationale des Eleveurs de Bovins (ANEB), 5 Av. Mohamed Ttriki, Résidence Tissir Imm. B Appt. 2 10050 Rabat Agdal
    Contact person: Aneb El Kharroussi

New Zealand

  • Beef and Lamb New Zealand Genetics, P.O. Box 5501, Dunedin, Otago 9058
    Contact person: Graham Alder
  • DairyNZ, Cor Ruakura and Morrinsvulle Roads, Newstead 3240 Hamilton (Waikato)
    Contact person: Jeremy Bryant
  • Livestock Improvement Corp. Ltd., Private Bag 3016 (Cnr Ruakura & Morrinsville Roads, Newstead) 3240 Hamilton
    Contact person: Wayne McNee
  • MilkTestNZ, P.O. Box 10208 3241 Hamilton (Waikato)
    Contact person: Gavin Scott

Associated Members

  • AgTags Limited, PO Box 597 4541 Wanganui
    Contact person: Nygllhuw Morris
  • Rezare Systems Ltd., Waikato Innovation Park, P.O. Box 9466 3240 Hamilton
    Contact person: Andrew Cooke andrew.cooke@rezare.co.nz
  • Waikato Milking Systems LP 29 Innovation Way, Northgate Business Park, P.O. Box 20325 3241 Hamilton
    Contact person: Dean Bell

Norway

  • TINE SA, Fakturamottak Postboks 4242 Sluppen 7436 Trondheim
    Contact person: Tone Roalkvam

Peru

  • Centro de Estudios y Promoción del Desarrollo – DESCO, Calle Málaga Grenet No. 678, Umacollo Arequipa
    Contact person: Rodolfo Marquina Bernedo

Poland

  • Krajowe Centrum Hodowli Zwierząt (National Animal Breeding Centre), ul. Sokołowska 3 01-142 Warsaw
    Contact person: Leszek Sobolewski
  • Polish Federation of Cattle Breeders and Dairy Farmers, Żurawia 22 Street 00-515 Warsaw
    Contact person: Danuta Radzio

Portugal

  • ANABLE, Apartado 522 4481 – 908 Vila do Conde
    Contact person: Antonio Lima Martins
  • Direcção Geral de Veterinária, Av. António de Serpa, nº 26 – 1º, 1050-027 Lisboa
    Contact person: Alexandra Fernandes

Associated members

  • DigiDelta Software, Analise e Programaçao Uniperssoal Lda., Rua Lino António, Lote 44 R/C, Cruz D’Areia 2410-055 Leinia
    Contact person: Carlos M. Mendes das Neves

Romania

  • Asociatia Crescatorilor de Vaci Baltata Romaneasca tip Simmental, Str. Mihai Viteazul, nr. 382 507085 Harman jud. Brasov
    Contact person: Zoltan Haller
  • Romanian Holstein Breeders’ Association, 20 Sfantu Gheorghe Str 077156 Pantelimon, Ilfov
    Contact person: Ionut Costin Lupu

Russia

  • Russian Research Institute of Farm Animal Genetics and Breeding Tyarlevo, Moskovscoe shosse 55A 196601 Saint-Peterburg
    Contact person: Kirill Plemyashov

Associated member

  • Intelligent Systems of Business Control Ltd, Technical aprt. 1 build. 1205 124460 Zelenograd, Moscow
    Contact person: Alexey Antonov

Serbia

  • University of Novi Sad, Agricultural Faculty, Dept. of Animal Science, D. Obradovića 8 21000 Novi Sad
    Contact person:  Nedeljko Tica

Slovak Republic

  • The Breeding Services of the Slovak Republic, Starohájska 29 85227 Bratislava
    Contact person: Martina Lacová

Slovenia

  • University of Ljublijana, Biotechnical Faculty, Dept. of Animal Science, Chair of Biometry and Data Processing, Groblje 3 Domzale
    Contact person: Marija Klopcic

South Africa

  • Deltamune Pty Ltd., P.O. Box 14167, Lyttleton, Centurion 0140 Gauteng
    Contact person: Etienne van Zyl
  • Centre for Animal Breeding and Genetics, ARC Animal Improvement Institute, Private Bag X2 0062 Irene, Pretoria
    Contact person: Banga Cutbert
  • South African Stud Book and Livestock Improvement Association, P.O. Box 270 9300 Bloemfontein
    Contact person: Japie van der Westhuizen

South Korea

  • Dairy Cattle Improvement Centre, 201-64 Wondang-dong 412-30 Goyang-si (Gyeongg-do)
    Contact person: Ji-Seob Shin
  • Korea Animal Improvement Association, 1516-5 Seocho-Dong, Seocho-Gu 137-871 Seoul
    Contact person: Young Jun Song

Spain

  • FEAGAS (Federación Española de Asociaciones de Ganado Selecto), C/ Castelló, 45 – 2º Izda 28001 Madrid
    Contact person: José Luis Urquijo y Narvaez

Associated Member

  • Felixcan SL, Pol. Industrial Romica, Nave 1 Pcla. 200 02080 Albacete
    Contact person: Antonio Gomez Useros

Sweden

Associated Members

Donor

  • Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Dept. of Animal Breeding and Genetics, P.O. Box 7023 75007 Uppsala
    Contact person: Erling Strandberg

Switzerland

  • ASR Arbeitsgemeinschaft Schweizerischer Rinderzüchter, Schützenstrasse 10, Postfach 691 3052 Zollikofen
    Contact person: info@asr-ch.ch

Associated Member

Taiwan

  • Livestock Research Institute, 112 Farm Road 71246 Hsinhua,
    Contact person: Ming-Che Wu

The Netherland

  • CRV, Wassenaarweg 20 6843 NW Arnhem
    Contact person: Jos Buiting
  • Dutch Organisation for Cattle Improvement (NVO), Postbus 544 8901 BH Leeuwarden
    Contact person: Joope Olieman

Associated Members

  • Fusion Electronics BV, Duwboot 7 3991 CD Houten
    Contact person: Wouter De Man
  • Lely International N.V., Cornelis van der Lelylaan 1 3147 PB Maassluis
    Contact person: Jeroen van den Ban
  • Nedap N.V., Marktgroep Agri Parallelweg 2, P.O. Box 104 7140 AC Groenlo
    Contact person: Woltherus Karsijns
  • Wageningen UR Livestock Research (WLR), P.O. Box 338 6700 AH Wageningen
    Contact person: Annie de Veer

Tunisia

  • Ministère de l’Agriculture, Office de l’Elevage et des Pâturages (OEP), 30 rue Alain Savary Tunis
    Contact person: Directeur Général

Turkey

  • Cattle breeders’ association of Turkey Eskişehir Yolu Üzeri Mustafa Kemal Mah. 2120. Cad. No:5/1-2 71/6 06640 Çankaya Ankara
    Contact person: Hüseyin Velioğlu
  • Sheep and goat breeders central association of Turkey, Cevizlidere Mah. 1249 Sok., Batuhan Apt. No. 7/20, Cankaya, Ankara 06520
    Contact person: Omer Sinan Tamer

Ukraine

  • State Enterprise “Agency for Animal Identification and Registration” 15 Simyi Khokhlovykh Str., office 406, Kyiv 04119
    Contact person: Ievgenii Guliakin

Associated Member

  • Kyiv Polygraphic Factory Zorya 1-A Lugova Str. 04074 Kyiv
    Contact person: M.V. Romanyuk

UK

  • Cattle Information Service, Scotsbridge House, Scots Hill, Rickmansworth WD3 3BB Herts
    Contact person: Sue Cope
  • DairyCo, Agriculture & Horticulture Development Board, Stoneleigh Park CV8 2TL Kenilworth, Warwickshire
    Contact person: Marco Winters
  • Holstein UK, Scotsbridge House, Scots Hill WD3 3BB Rickmansworth, Herts
    Contact person: Suzanne Harding
  • National Milk Records plc, Building 26, Pannal Business Park HG3 1JL Pannal, Harrogate, North Yorkshire
    Contact person: Tony Craven
  • Quality Milk Management Services Ltd, Cedar Barn, Easton Hill BA5 1DU Easton Wells, Somerset
    Contact person: Andrew John Bradley
  • Royal Jersey Agricultural & Horticultural Society-Royal Jersey, Showground Milk Records La Route de la Trinite JE3 5JP Trinity, Jersey, Channel Islands
    Contact person: David B. Hambrook
  • Scottish Agricultural CollegeKing’s Buildings, West Mains Road EH9 3JG Edinburgh,Scotland
    Contact person: Mike Coffey
  • The World Guernsey Cattle Federation, The Hollyhocks 10, Clos des Goddards Rue des Goddards Castel GY5 7JD Castel, Guernsey, Channel Islands
    Contact person: Courtney Walker
  • United Dairy Farmers Ltd. Dale Farm House, 15 Dargan Road BT3 9LS Belfast,
    Contact person: Gary Watson
  • World Holstein Friesian Federation 104 Western Rd HP23 4BJ Tring, Herts
    Contact person: Suzanne Harding

Associated Member

  • Shearwell Data Ltd., Putham, Wheddon Cross, Minehead, Somerset TA24 7AS
    Contact person: Richard Webber

Uruguay

  • Instituto Nacional para el Mejoramiento Lechero Nueva York 1673 11800 Montevideo
    Contact person: Fernando Sotelo
  • Sistema Nacional Información Ganadera (SNIG), Constituyente 1476 oficina 101, 11200 Montevideo
    Contact person: María Nela González

USA

  • AgSource 135 Enterprise Drive 53593-0230 Verona, WI
    Contact person: Patrick Baier
  • National Dairy Herd Improvement Association (NDHIA) PO Box 930399 53593 Verona, Wisconsin
    Contact person: Leslie Thoman

Associated member

  • IDEXX One, IDEXX Drive ME 04092 Westbrook
    Contact person: Hannah Pearse

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