UK Dairy Day Seminars

UK Dairy Day 2019 featured 13 seminars, kindly sponsored by XL Vets,  covering a range of subjects related to dairy herds and farm business which were engaging and educational.

Seminar Timetable

Time Presentation Company Title & Speaker


Boehringer Ingelheim Calf matters 2019
By Ailsa Milnes, Ruminant Vet Adviser, Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health 
10.20am Coming soon XL Vets Future-proofing your herd through the use of genomics
By Neil Eastham BVSc DBR MRCVS, Partner at Bishopton Veterinary Group
10.40am VIEW Buitelaar Giving the Dairy Bull Calf a Life
By Adam Buitelaar, Managing Director, Buitelaar
11.00am Coming soon NWF Agriculture Clarifying the key points to a successful transition period
By Adam Clay, Head of Technical, NWF Agriculture
11.20am VIEW Cogent Empower your dairy herd through innovation and technology
By Rudolph Linde, Global Business Development Manager, Cogent UK
11.40am VIEW Trident Feeds Deforestation and other environmental impacts are challenging the use of soya in rations - are there alternatives and positive benefits for the dairy farmer
By Dr Michael Marsden, Head of Innovation, AB Connect 
12.00pm VIEW Alltech & KEENAN Want to drive more margin from feed inputs?
By Ian Leach, Programme Manager, Alltech & KEENAN
1.00pm VIEW Red Tractor  Where is the tractor heading and how do you ensure you are on board
By Kate Cross, Technical Manager - Dairy, Red Tractor and Angela Rhodes, Chairman Red Tractor Dairy Board
1.20pm Coming soon Dairy Insight Maximising your earnings through breeding efficiency
By Dave Gilbert, Dairy Insight
1.40pm Coming soon Livestock Information Programme (LIP) How the Livestock Information Service will be game-changing for the industry
By Simon Hall, Livestock Information Programme
2.00pm VIEW NFU Contract Reform: What could it mean for you?
By Michael Oakes, NFU National Dairy Board Chairman
2.20pm VIEW Boehringer Ingelheim BVD National Survey 2019
By Matt Yarnall, Brand Manager Bios, Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health
2.40pm Coming soon Natural England Ammonia reduction on my farm, WHY, HOW and WHO can help?
By Alex Lowe, Agricultural Lead, Natural England
David Ball, AHDB 


2019 Seminar Zone Sponsor - XL Vets Farm

XLVets is a community of independently-owned, progressive veterinary practices that work together to achieve the highest standards of veterinary care. Members of XLVets work collaboratively sharing knowledge, experience and skills, to achieve excellence in veterinary practice that ensures they deliver a high level of customer care and animal welfare. 01228 711788