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  • 2019 National Brown Swiss Show Judge Confirmed for UK Dairy Day

    The National Brown Swiss Show returns for the 2nd year to UK Dairy Day, the UK’s leading dairy trade event taking place on Wednesday 11th September at the International Centre in Telford.Alongside the National Holstein Show and the National Ayrshire Show, the cattle show will offer visitors a spectacular display of show cattle competing for a prize fund of over £25,000. Classes will also take plac… ...more

  • Judge Announced for National Ayrshire Show at UK Dairy Day 2019

    The National Ayrshire Show will return to UK Dairy Day for a third year as part of the fantastic cattle show drawing breeders and competitors from across the UK.   The event will also host the National Holstein Show, National Brown Swiss Show as well as showing classes for the Dairy Shorthorn, Guernsey and Jersey breeds.For 2019 the Ayrshire Cattle Society of Great Britain and Ireland are delighte… ...more

  • Holstein UK Confirm 2019 National Holstein Show Judge

    Holstein UK is delighted to announce that Patrick Rüttimann, will be judging a leading line up of Holstein cattle at The National Holstein Show taking place at UK Dairy Show 2019.UK Dairy Day, taking place on Wednesday 11th September at Telford, is the leading business event for the dairy industry, bringing together over 300 businesses, more than 9,000 visitors, leading suppliers, buyers, and indu… ...more

  • 5th UK Dairy Day Tops Records #TeamDairy Join in Dairy Buzz at Telford International Centre

    Over 9,000 visitors descended on the International Centre in Telford last Wednesday for the 5th annual UK Dairy Day along with a record amount of businesses represented.Having experienced a long hot summer putting potential pressures on winter forage supplies and with Brexit changes imminent, it seemed dairy farmers were more than ever keen to meet with suppliers, discuss future production and mak… ...more

  • Holstein UK Launches Approved Registered Cattle Scheme Providing Trust in the Authenticity of the Breed

    Representing a global standard in animal traceability, authenticity and knowledge, a brand new initiative ‘Approved Registered Cattle’ (ARC) mark is set to revolutionise Holstein and British Friesian breeds, with ambitions to roll the scheme out to all other dairy and beef breeds. Holstein UK is delighted to be launching Approved Registered Cattle this September at UK Dairy Day (Wednesday 12th).Th… ...more

  • Redefining Hydration and Gut Health NWF Agriculture Launches Exclusive TechMix Range at UK Dairy Day

    Ruminant feed manufacturers NWF Agriculture, launches four new products as part of its TechMix range. Specifically developed to redefine hydration and gut health to keep your cattle drinking, eating and producing, the new range includes two products for adult cattle - Fresh Cow YMCP and Rumen Yeast Caps plus two products for calves - Calf Renova and Bluelite Replenish.The products are formulated a… ...more

  • Autumn Drilling Offers Opportunities to Bridge Forage Gaps

    Autumn 2018 offers many dairy farmers more opportunity than usual for late-season establishment of perennial or hybrid ryegrass, with leys drilled in the coming weeks offering the potential to accelerate the rebuilding of depleted forage stocks.This was the message from forage experts Germinal at UK Dairy Day, where the company highlighted an early maize harvest and prolonged warm soil temperature… ...more

  • New and Improved Virtual Cow Breeding Tool to Benefit Dairy Breeding

    Holstein UK is delighted to announce the re-launch of its Virtual Cow educational and breeding model that will help dairy farmers. Previously only exclusively available to Holstein UK members, now the new, refreshed and improved Virtual Cow platform is available for all dairy farmers to access from the main Holstein UK website and it comes with additional features such as updated navigation and li… ...more

  • Feed management a hot topic at UK Dairy Day

    Visitors to this year’s UK Dairy Day will have the opportunity to find out how careful feed management can help increase control of business performance.As part of the event’s technical seminar line-up, Ian Leach, supply chain programme director at Alltech, will present on-farm strategies to improve the level of feed efficiency, focusing on increasing digestibility and reducing contamination and w… ...more

  • Wynnstay talks new approach to protein at UK Dairy Day 2018

    A pioneering new nutritional approach to protein formulation within dairy diets will be presented by Wynnstay at this year’s UK Dairy Day, being held on 12 September at the International Centre in Telford, Shropshire.As part of the technical seminar line up, Iwan Vaughan, head of dairy technical services at Wynnstay, will discuss the Wynnstay AminoMatch nutrition approach.“AminoMatch offers an alt… ...more