• Andrew Birkle wins 2016 Premier Pedigree Herd title

    Presented at this year’s UK Dairy Day was the Holstein UK Premier Pedigree Herd title awarded to Andrew Birkle’s Whinchat herd near Loughborough, Leicestershire.The 220 head Whinchat herd consists of 104 EX and 102 VG, averaging 10,700kg, 3.88% butterfat and 3.2% protein, with the most prominent cow families including: Farrah; Savoire Fare; Molli; Pamela; Sara; Inka Ideal; and Beaujolais.Based at… ...more

  • BIGGER and Better! The Sun Shone on Shropshire for a Record Breaking UK Dairy Day

    UK Dairy Day 2016 has hit astonishing new heights. More than 7,740 visitors descended on the International Centre in Telford on Wednesday 14th September - this is an 8.847% increase on last year’s 7,112 visitors. Coupled with 171 cattle on-site and more than 300 dairy businesses exhibiting, this was the largest UK dairy Day to date – and everyone was talking about it with #ukdairyday even trending… ...more

  • Dairymaster win the New Product competition at UK Dairy Day 2016

    15 September 2016 The new product competition for UK Dairy Day 2016 was judged by Mark Suthern, Head of Agriculture for Barclays Bank.  The competition offered exhibitors and sponsors the opportunity to showcase new products launched into the industry since the previous years event.  Congratuations go to Dairymaster who were winners with their MooMonitor+ App.  A highly commended award went t… ...more

  • Winning trade stands awarded at UK Dairy Day 2016

    This year UK Dairy Day recognised the trade stand displays by judging and presenting awards.  The judging was undertaken by Tom Gray, CEO of Southwater Event Group and Diane Austin, Operations Director of Southwater Event Group.Congratulations to ADF Milking who picked up the award for the best large trade stand, Dairymaster who claimed the small trade stand prize and Tim Carter Foot Trimming who… ...more

  • Keep up to date with what’s ‘App-ening’ at UK Dairy Day 2016 - New App provides show updates at your fingertips

    Keep up to date with what is App...ening at UK Dairy Day 2016. Next Wednesday’s leading business to business event for the dairy sector, UK Dairy Day, is integrating even more technology into its show with the launch of a brand new app.Designed to allow visitors to enjoy real time updates and news, the app will enhance visitors’ experience at the one day event – which takes place on Wednesday 14th… ...more

  • Share Knowledge and Innovation at UK Dairy Day

    With just over one month to go, plans for the UK's premier dairy event, UK Dairy Day are really taking shape.  UK Dairy Day is fortunate to have support from across the industry; principal partners for 2016 include Cogent Breeding, NWF Agriculture, Eprinex, Barclays and Holstein UK. Returning to the show this year is the 'Sharing Knowledge' zone.This dedicated area includes two seminar areas runni… ...more

  • UK Dairy Day - Statement from Richard Jones, Chief Executive of Holstein UK

    Richard Jones, Holstein UK Chief Executive, commented;“Holstein UK acted on behalf of its members and the dairy industry to ensure that there was a dedicated dairy event held in the UK every September. We are determined that UK Dairy Day will continue to showcase the very best of British dairying and feature all cattle breeds from all over the UK. The one day event is tailored for the dairy sector… ...more

  • Holstein UK commits to the future of UK Dairy Day

    Holstein UK has secured the future of the UK’s premier dairy event until 2020 by renewing its contract with The International Centre in Telford for the annual September Dairy focused event.The event now in its 3rd year has been boosted further by an increase in trade stand bookings and interest from the industry. In response to the challenges currently facing the industry UK Dairy Day have made im… ...more

  • Cattle Show partnership affords dairy farmers free entry to all cattle classes at UK Dairy Day

    For the first time in its 3-year history, dairy farmers across the UK can show their cattle free of charge in all classes at UK Dairy Day 2016 thanks to a partnership between the show and the UK’s largest agricultural purchasing group, Anglia Farmers Limited.   The Cattle Show at UK Dairy Day is one of the main attractions with a display of some of the finest breeds – including classes for Ayrshir… ...more

  • Celebrating Innovation in the Dairy Sector

    UK Dairy Day - New Product Competition 2016   Has your business launched a new product since the 17th September 2015 – could it claim best new product for the dairy industry?  Innovation, new ideas and technological advancement runs right through the dairy supply chain from multinational companies to unique individuals. UK Dairy Day recognises the diversity of products on the market, and aims to h… ...more