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Optimal Dairy Systems

We believe the GB dairy industry can achieve significant competitive gains at farm level by focusing on one of two production systems - block calving  or all year round calving. Read more...

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Events and Webinars

We run and support a wide range of events, meetings and webinars for farmers across the UK.

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  • Grow More – Graze More – Earn More - Carmarthen

    | 22 February 2018 | SA33 4JRGrazed grass is our cheapest feed at 1/3 of the cost of concentrates, so getting rotational grazing system is key to keeping costs down and profit up. Grazing based dairy farms should be striving for at least 4000 litres of milk from forage. Join AHDB Dairy and Grasstec’s grazing consultant Dr N...
  • All Year Round Calving Strategic Dairy Farm Launch – Midlands

    | 27 February 2018 | CW12 4TLAHDB Dairy believes that we can achieve a more resilient industry through an optimal dairy systems approach whereby the Great British dairy industry can realise significant competitive gains at farm level by a narrowing of production systems. We believe that farmers should review their current sys...
  • Engaging with the Dairy Consumer Workshop #ShoutAboutDairy - Dumfries

    | 28 February 2018 | DG1 4JXWe know that you’re really great at being dairy farmers and producing fantastic dairy products but how do we get that message across? These workshops are designed to give you the skills, resources and confidence to engage proactively with shoppers and the general public to promote a positive dairy ...
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  • Going global on UK dairy farming

    Bringing consumers closer to the daily lives of dairy farmers and showcasing the important role of dairy in the diet are the aims of two projects launched today.20 February 2018
  • Grow it, Graze it, Earn it

    Grazing based dairy farms should be striving for at least 4000 litres of milk from forage. Join AHDB Dairy and Grasstec’s grazing consultant Dr Noel Gowen, to find out how you can achieve this.13 February 2018
  • Strategic Dairy Farm, Cheshire - Launch

    All Year Round calvers the Halton's from Cheshire are one of AHDB's latest strategic farms. Their launch event takes place on 27 February.13 February 2018
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