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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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  • Leadership Through A Different Lense

    | 19 December 2017 | ML9 2TZRecruiting and retaining the right people is becoming increasingly challenging even for the very best businesses and their leaders. There is no simple solution to this complex problem but at this one off Leadership through a Different Lense Workshop we have 3 speakers renowned in their field who w...
  • Calf to Calving Minimising stress to maximise return - South Wales

    | 16 January 2018 | SA62 6LLJoin AHDB Dairy and the Evidence Group (formally EBVC) to discuss how we can manage heifers during the all-important transition period.
  • Managing and feeding the transition cow

    | 18 January 2018 | CH7 6RQDr George Oikonomou DVM PhD FHEA, MRCVS University of Liverpool, a leading authority on optimal dairy cow health and performance will be discussing the latest developments and research into transition cow management.
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  • Three young sires makes their debut amongst proven top 10

    The number one position in the new Profitable Lifetime Index (£PLI) rankings for daughter-proven Holstein bulls is held by long-term leader, Gen-I-Beq Lavaman. 5 December 2017
  • Top milk quality bull continues to lead young Holstein ranking

    One of the top milk quality improvers of the Holstein breed, Mr Rubi-Agronaut, leads the way amongst genomic, young sires in the new AHDB Dairy indexes, with a December 2017 Profitable Lifetime Index (PLI) of £812. 5 December 2017
  • One Catlane bull replaces another

    The domination of the British Friesian bull rankings by the Catlane herd continues unabated, as the removal from the market of long-term leader, Catlane Chad, makes way for his herd-mates.5 December 2017
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