Events

DairyCo runs and supports a wide range of events across the UK, as well as Webinars for on-line participation.

Workshops/Training
There are a number of workshops and training activities for both producers and others stakeholders within the industry. These include the business planning workshops Planning for Profit, DairyCo Mastitis Control Plan training for new users and update courses, Para-professionals training in use of the DairyCo mobility score, Mobility Mentor training along with others. 

Webinars
Webinars hosted online give you the opportunity to listen to a speaker in the comfort of your own office/home. These webinars tend to be an hour in duration delivering on the one topic. 

Open Meetings
DairyCo host a number of meetings through the country which are ‘open’ to producers, farm staff and others. The meetings are stand along and will tend to cover off one topic in the space of either a daytime or evening meeting. 

Shows
DairyCo often has a presence at show organised by others within the industry. These may be trade, industry or consumer type events with a DairyCo presence being relevant to the show's topic. Shows relevant to the dairy industry are listed, but this list is not exhaustive of all the shows taking place in GB.

Conferences
The dairy and livestock industry has numerous conferences that take place throughout the year, often they are system or topic specific. DairyCo may host/attend/support those relevant to current activity. Conferences that are of interest to the dairy sector will be listed within this section of the events calendar.

Education Events
Within the remit of DairyCo is the provision of educational resources for use within school age teaching. Meetings are often hosted to help teachers, educational institutes and support staff to understand the range of materials and their uses. 

Open Meeting Events

Tackling mastitis on farm

Join DairyCo and international expert Professor Joe Hogan, Ohio State University America, for an informative and practical meeting covering aspects of mastitis prevention.

DairyCo Research Day

DairyCo is showcasing some of its latest R&D, including trials being conducted under its Research Partnerships led by Nottingham University and SRUC by kind permission of Mr and Mrs A Cliff.

DairyCo webinars

Making the most of genetics: Introduction to UK breeding indices (£PLI and £SCI)

Marco Winters, Head of Genetics at DairyCo will discuss the changes to the £PLI and the introduction of the new £SCI.

Latest News

Farmers across the country win big for their dairy produce

Country shows aren’t just a great day out for the family, they are also a time of year when farming talent from across the country is thrust into the spotlight and celebrated.

07/29/2014 16:46:30

Consumer confidence soars to nine-year high

UK consumer confidence has risen sharply since the start of the year, boosted by a variety of good-news stories about the British economy.

07/28/2014 17:13:54

Entrepreneurs in Dairying

The sign up deadline is fast approaching for applicants for Entrepreneurs in Dairying, the new business training programme commencing in September for aspiring dairy producers launched by the Royal Association of British Dairy Farmers in collaboration with DairyCo, the NFU and The Andersons Centre.

07/24/2014 11:18:17