Improvement Programmes

The DairyCo Farm Improvement Programmes are designed to help improve dairy farm performance and profitability by challenging farmers to set new performance targets and providing information and resources to achieve them.

grass+ A folder of information that sets a challenge to achieve at least 10 tonnes of utilised dry matter (DM)/ha of grazed grass at a cost of £80 per tonne DM.

feeding+ A folder of information that promotes feed efficiency for yield, quality and profit

The pd+ folder A folder of information that sets a challenge to improve your profit by up to 2p/litre through sustained improvements in herd fertility, which can be used alongside the breeding+ programme.

The DairyCo Breeding+ Improvement Programme aims to improve dairy farmers profitability through breeding and links to the genetics service.