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  • New vaccine launched to help in the fight against calf pneumonia

    2018 marks the final phase of a five-year AMR strategy (antimicrobial resistance) project which the farming industry, vets and policy makers have been part of with the aim of looking at how to best meet agreed AMR commitments. A fantastic start was made with a 27% reduction in antibiotic use in farm animals recorded in the two years to October 2017. Following this, RUMA (Responsible Use of … more

  • Advice from Volac at UK Dairy Day to help silage situation

    “Make every percent count.” That will be the message from leading forage preservation and animal nutrition company, Volac, at this year’s UK Dairy Day (stand H153 and C8, The International Centre, Telford, Shropshire, Wednesday 12 September).The company’s Ecosyl silage experts will be offering timely advice for safeguarding as much silage as possible against losses after … more

  • Coloured Breed Judges Announced for UK Dairy Day

    The Cattle Show at UK Dairy Day, praised as a major attraction in the dairy showing calendar, is completing its line-up of show judges and is pleased to announce the latest additions to the exceptional panel. James Lambe (Dairy Shorthorn Judge), James Warren (Guernsey Judge) and Anna Stable (Jersey Judge) will face the tough challenge in the show ring this September as they take centre stage as … more

  • Judge Announced for National Ayrshire Show at UK Dairy Day

     UK Dairy Day is thrilled to welcome back the National Ayrshire Show for the second year running. The show will form part of UK Dairy Day’s larger cattle show which features the National Holstein Show, National Brown Swiss Show as well as showing classes for Dairy Shorthorn, Guernsey and Jersey.This year the Ayrshire Cattle Society of Great Britain and Ireland are delighted to … more

  • National Brown Swiss Show Heads to Shropshire for UK Dairy Day

    UK Dairy Day is strengthening its Cattle Show yet again by officially welcoming the National Brown Swiss Show, which, for the first time, will host its national show at the UK’s leading dairy trade event at the International Centre in Telford on Wednesday 12th September.The National Brown Swiss Show joins The Holstein Show and The Ayrshire Show, both of which host their celebrated national … more

  • Judge Announced for the 2018 National Holstein Show

    Holstein UK, the organisers of UK Dairy Day which is the home to The National Holstein Show, is delighted to announce the official show judge for 2018. Mick Gould of the worldwide recognised Woodmarsh Herd of pedigree Holsteins, at Grange Farm near Shrewsbury, Shropshire, is this year’s chosen judge to oversee the Holstein category. Taking place on Wednesday 12th September at the … more

  • The Dairy Industry Came to Telford - Visitor Numbers Reach Peak Record at UK Dairy Day

    The BEST yet! The fourth UK Dairy Day in Telford saw crowds of people herd into the International Centre for a day dedicated to dairy. Record-breaking visitors of 8,422 descended on UK Dairy Day – an 8% increase on the previous year - demonstrating the strength, positivity, and drive of the industry with thousands gathering to network, learn, and do vital business with suppliers.Exhibitors, … more

  • AHDB confirmed as UK Dairy Day Knowledge Partner

    UK Dairy Day is thrilled to announce that AHDB is the event’s official Knowledge Partner for 2017. As the levy-funded board providing independent, evidence based information and resources, AHDB is a hub of technical data that benefits the dairy sector and wider agricultural industry.  As well as Knowledge Partner, AHDB will be leading an insightful seminar at 1pm in Zone 2 titled & … more

  • New Product Finalists Announced

    Congratulations to 12 finalists shortlisted for the New Product Competition to be judged during the morning at UK Dairy Day on Wednesday 13 September.A total of 22 entries were received for this year's competition which were reviewed by a judging panel comprising of representatives from IDEXX, HSBC and Holstein UK.   Following their review of all the entries the 12 products that will … more

  • New Zones of Interest Set to Attract Crowds at UK Dairy Day

    UK Dairy Day, the UK’s free to attend dairy trade event returns to the International Centre in Telford on Wednesday 13th September. Trade stand space has already sold out, and over 300 dairy related businesses from across the UK, Europe and further afield will be joining together for this one-day dedicated event for the dairy supply chain. The event brings together all facets of the dairy … more