Delivering a more competitive industry through optimal dairy systems

Published 7 September 17

AHDB believes that the Great British dairy industry can achieve significant competitive gains at farm level by a narrowing of production systems. 

This paper sets out :

  • the context and background to Optimal Dairy Systems
  • looks at the merits of both all year round and block calving systems
  • the impact on the supply chain
  • proposed approach to dairy KPIs
  • AHDB's commitment