DairyCo runs and supports a wide range of events across the UK, as well as Webinars for on-line participation.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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’s shared stand with Farming Connect and ‘Improving the Welsh Dairy Supply Chain’ project at last week’s (14 October) Welsh Dairy Show in Carmarthen attracted many people.10/20/2014 16:47:31
Alleviating soil compaction is top of the list at the BGS-DairyCo Demo Farm Walk on Thursday 13 November at Joe Dugdale’s Crop House Farm in Yarm.10/17/2014 10:13:06
Over the last few years there has been much focus on the rise of Aldi and Lidl, the ‘hard discounters’. Having entered the UK market in the 1990s, the discounters have recently been reporting double-digit sales growth. Yet a look back over the past 40 years demonstrates how market shares have been changing.10/15/2014 16:27:48
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