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 Wednesday 19 July 2017 and cattle entry deadline is Monday 4th September 2017.  Booking forms will be published here shortly in the meantime contact Lizzie Yates on 01923 695347 for further information. View the regulations.

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 Championships

  • 1 heifer championship
  • 1 senior championship

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, for individual cattle class sponsors click here.

Cattle Infrastructure sponsor for UK Dairy Day 2017 and supporting free entry for cattle.


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 2017

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 Competition Sponsor

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