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

Managing manure to minimise fertiliser costs - Skipton

The day will cover; • Knowing your soil nutrients • How to save on the cost of inorganic fertilisers • Calculating appropriate manure spreading rates • Minimising nutrient loses to air and water • Uses in practice and financial benefits

DairyCo in Partnership

Spring farm walk - Scotland

Youngstock farm walk - York

The RABDF Youngstock Farm Walk key theme is 'Improving the Performance of Youngstock Rearing'. The day is aimed at dairy and beef farmers.

Latest News

RABDF Youngstock Farm Walk in Lutterworth

Richard Davies, DairyCo, extension officer, will be speaking at the RABDF Youngstock Farm Walk on 23 April in Lutterworth, Leicestershire.

04/14/2014 14:23:56

Report into welsh dairy processing industry reveals positive outlook

The Welsh dairy processing sector must capitalise on the current positive market situation to “create a better and more sustainable industry for the future”, says a newly released report ‘The Welsh Dairy Processing Sector – 2014’.

04/11/2014 12:23:42

New film makes Body Condition Scoring easier

DairyCo has launched a new training film on Body Condition Scoring (BCS) which complements its existing resources available to dairy producers.

04/07/2014 14:58:34