Cattle Show

UK Dairy Day is delighted to announce that the 2017 event will host The National Ayrshire Show as well as The National Holstein Show.  There will also be classes for Brown Swiss, Dairy Shorthorn, Guernsey and Jersey.  The UK Dairy Day team look forward to showcasing a wonderful selection of dairy breeds.

UK Dairy Day stall bookings deadline is Monday 31st July 2017 and cattle entry deadline is Monday 4th September 2017. 

  • Download the Cattle Schedule which includes information, rules and regulations
  • Download the Cattle Stall Request Form
  • Download the Cattle Exhibitor Hotel Booking Form

For information on the cattle show, stalls and classes please email Lizzie Yates or call 01923 695347 for further information.

AF Group (Anglia Farmers Limited), the UK’s largest agricultural purchasing group, will be supporting UK Dairy Day for a 2nd year to enable dairy farmers to show their cattle free of charge in all classes.

Brown Swiss, Dairy Shorthorn, Guernsey and Jersey

  • 3 classes per breed
  • 1 Championship class per breed

The National Ayrshire Show

  • 6 Ayrshire classes
  • 2 Championship class

The National Holstein Show

  • 8 Holstein classes
  • 2 Championship classes

Red & White Classes

  • 1 heifer in milk
  • 1 cow in milk

Interbreed Championships

  • 1 heifer championship
  • 1 senior championship
  • 1 dairy pairs

View the cattle show results from the 2016 event. 


Thank you to the following sponsors of the Cattle Show, view the individual cattle class sponsors.

Cattle Infrastructure Sponsor & Supporting Free Entry for Cattle: Anglia Farmers Ltd


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, semen, 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.

T. 01603 881 881

Official Vets for UK Dairy Day: Westpoint Farm Vets

100% farm animal vets with practices nationwide.  Westpoint Farm Vets provide the highest level of specialist farm veterinary service to keepers of food producing animals. The dedicated team of farm vets work in partnership with farmers offering clients a range of benefits that will have a direct and positive impact on the profitability and efficiency of their farm, and the health and welfare of their animals.

T. 01306 628086

Tidy Line Compeition Sponsor: Cow Management

Cow Management magazine always packed full of interesting and useful information that helps UK dairy producers to manage their herds and run their businesses more efficiently.  The magazine prides itself on being different to other dairy magazines. The articles are fresh and interesting and focus on new ideas and technological developments. CowManagement is published eight times a year.  The magazine is produced by CRV together with four UK partners whose businesses are integral to the UK dairy industry.

T. 01394 270587

Cattle Line Fans Sponsor: Wilson Agri

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

Equipment Hire Sponsor: Rea Valley Tractors

Your local John Deere & JCB machinery dealer, talk to us about our wide range or machinery and precision farming technologies. Supplying Joskin, Bailey Trailers, Strautmann, Sulky & more.

01743 289104