Associate Sponsors

Thank you to our 2017 UK Dairy Day Associate Sponsors:

Visitor Experience including the sponsor of Event Guide and Joint Sponsor of Live Streaming:

Aplana is a software services company that helps businesses to improve the efficiency of operations and to streamline communications with clients and partners, by using the power of Cloud, Mobile, IoT and Big Data technologies. 

0845 0559783

Joint Sponsor of Live Streaming:

DeLaval's vision is to make sustainable food production possible. The products and solutions we provide are designed to help dairy farmers around the world do more with less. DeLaval pride themselves in the ability to provide any farmer, in any dairy farm around the world, with everything they need to ensure a successful dairy farming business.
02920 775 840

Cattle Infrastructure Sponsor:

AF Group (Anglia Farmers Limited).  AF and FarmBuyer are part of the UK’s largest agricultural purchasing group sourcing products and services for a combined 7,500 farmers. Both AF and FarmBuyer source feed, animal health products, dairy hygiene and chemicals, semen, bedding, livestock equipment (calving equipment, ear tags, fencing, feed silos) and offer a cluster exchange scheme. AF is proud to support the Cattle Show enabling dairy farmers to show their cattle free of charge in all classes.

01603 881 881

VIP & Sponsor Lunch & Lounge Sponsor:

De Lacy Executive is the principal recruitment specialist in the agricultural and land-based business sector operating in the UK and internationally with regional,
national and global clients. They have been awarded preferred supplier list status with a number of major organisations.

01885 483440

Event Admin Sponsor:

The Cattle Information Service (CIS) offers a range of services providing data to make informed decisions about current and future herd performance.  Involving all the leading cattle organisations, the objective is to improve standards of service, accuracy and value throughout all herd management information practices focused on breeding, health, management, profit and service. 

01923 695347

Stockman's Breakfast Sponsor:

CowAlert is a science backed heat detection & behavioural monitoring system for dairy cattle which helps improve overall farm profitability.
For more information visit

0131 541 2010

Sawdust Sponsor:

Platts is one of the leading manufacturers and suppliers of animal bedding for the dairy industry. With products available bagged, baled or bulk, we deliver to satisfied farmers throughout the UK using our own transport. Visit our stand to find out how our bedding can benefit your herd.

01978 854666

Press Office Sponsor:

Anpario offers products that work in harmony with the natural aspects of the animal’s biology to promote healthy growth. Anpario supplies its customers with quality assured products manufactured in the United Kingdom and has an established global sales and distribution network in over 70 countries. Product range includes Animal Health Products, Feeding Stuffs & Minerals, Livestock Welfare, Milk Parlours, Silage Additives.

012344 36130

Cattle Line Fans Sponsor:

Wilson Agri is a leading supplier of Dairy Housing Equipment, Cubicles, Pasture mattresses, Tipping troughs, Zig Zag rubber & LED lights. Aiming to maximise lying times and milk production.

02870 868430

'Beneath the Black and White' Calf Painting Sponsor:

Scarsdale Vets is a large Midlands based vets in Derby providing exceptional veterinary care to pets, horses and farm animals. We pride ourselves on providing great customer service to you and top quality care to your animals. We have a dedicated farm and equine practice in Derby, covering the East Midlands region.

01332 294929

Veterinary Service Sponsor:

Westpoint Farm Vets are 100% Farm Vets - providing the highest level of specialist farm veterinary service to keepers of food producing animals.

01306 770561

Calf Rearing Zone Sponsor:

Volac manufactures high-quality milk replacers and colostrum alternatives, bypass fat products such as Megalac & silage inoculants.

01223 208021

Seminar Area Sponsor:

XLVets is a community of independently-owned, progressive veterinary practices that work together to achieve the highest standards of veterinary care. Members of XLVets work collaboratively sharing knowledge, experience and skills, to achieve excellence in veterinary practice that ensures they deliver a high level of customer care and animal welfare.

01228 711788

Champions Dinner Drinks Reception Sponsor:

JP Trett Ltd specialises in Professional Agricultural Recruitment to include various industries including Livestock with a special focus on dairy, along with machinery, equine, veterinary and overseas recruitment.

0845 643 2896

Equipment Hire Sponsor:

John Deere & JCB dealership for the Midlands and Mid Wales. Join us on our stand to talk to us about our wide range of
machinery and precision farming technologies. Supplying Kuhn, Joskin, Bailey Trailers & Isuzu.

01743 289104

Trade Stand Competition Sponsor:

Today one of Europe’s premier facilities, the Weatherbys Scientific in Ireland has been involved in animal parentage testing since 1985.  Weatherbys DNA Lab has responded to this demand for testing by utilising the latest techniques and employing expert staff. The work in the bovine sector has grown dramatically in recent years, and Weatherbys DNA Lab can process more than 500,000 samples a year.

+353 (0) 45875521

Entry Wristband Sponsor:

Caisley tags are used by farmers in over 70 countries around the world. Our programme of continuous development is focused on making tagging as easy as possible for farmers who have to deal with increasing legislative demands, to comply with animal identification and traceability.

01765 530296

Champions Dinner Two Course Dinner Sponsor:

From term loans to overdrafts to asset finance and personal finance planning, we’ve got a range of flexible short, medium and long-term solutions for your farming business.

03455 856915

UK Dairy Day Official Knowledge Partner - AHDB


AHDB Dairy is an independent, evidence-based company that works on behalf of Britain's dairy farmers to stimulate competitiveness, build resilience, accelerate productivity growth and optimise demand. 
02476 692051

New Product Zone & Competition Sponsor:

IDEXX Laboratories, Inc., is the global market leader in diagnostics and information technology solutions for animal health, water and milk quality.

00800 727 43399

Covered Area for Calf Rearing Zone:

Manufacturer and supplier of low-cost livestock housing.  Our polytunnel livestock houses are widely used for sheep, cattle & poultry.  Full construction service available.  Visit the outside Calf Rearing Area to see our calf housing.

01282 873120

Machinery Partner:

Battlefield Machinery is an Agricultural Machinery Dealer based in Shrewsbury Shropshire, main dealers for Kubota, Kverneland, McConnell, NRH and Marshall, Browns and Ritchie covering the Shropshire area.

01743 464100

Biosecurity Sponsor:

MSD Animal Health is dedicated to preserving and improving the health, well-being and performance of animals, and this year has launched a new industry initiative ‘Disease? Not On My Farm!’ that encourages livestock farmers to proactively engage in preventative herd health. To find out more, please visit us on stand H205 to make your mark in disease prevention.

For further information on sponsorship please contact the UK Dairy Day Team - call 01923 695225 or email