Gold Cup Open Day
Jun
28
10:30 am10:30

Gold Cup Open Day

  • Pilsdon Dairy Farm

This year's Gold Cup Open Day is hosted by kind permission of The Bugler Family with the days theme being "Identifying marginal gains and shaping your future"

Women in Dairy Meeting - Sussex
Jul
5
11:00 am11:00

Women in Dairy Meeting - Sussex

  • Bowlhead Green Farm, Godalming,

You are invited to join the next meeting of the Sussex Women in Dairy Group:

  • Date:                5th July 2017

  • Time:                11am to 2pm (light lunch provided)

  • Topic:               Transition cow management (dry cow)

  • Speaker:           Martin Attwell – Independent Nutritionist

  • Venue:              Bowlhead Green Farm, Godalming, Surrey, GU8 6NW by kind permission the Ranson family

For further information and to book your place, please contact: Becky Miles 07500 873258 or Becky.miles@ahdb.org.uk

Women in Dairy Conference
Sep
20
10:00 am10:00

Women in Dairy Conference

  • Sixways Stadium, Warriors Way

Wednesday 20th September

Sixways Stadium, Warriors Way, Worcester, WR3 8ZE

Registration starts at 10.00am and the day will finish at 3.30pm

CONFERENCE PROGRAMME

This year the conference theme is 'Through change comes opportunity' .

10:00am – Registration (with refreshments)

10:20am – Welcome Address - Matthew Knight, managing director, RABDF

10:30am – Global milk markets – Shelagh Hancock, CEO, First Milk

11:00am – A snapshot of my shopping basket and the opportunities that have crossed my path  - Ciara Gorst, Head of Agriculture, Co-op

11:30am – Coffee break

11:50am – Planning for a better outcome – Neil Wilson, head of agriculture and Denise Llewellyn, Agriculture Manager HSBC 

12:20pm – Start the conversation today – Siân Bushell, Siân Bushell Associates

1:00pm – Lunch

1:45pm - Balancing it all - the family, the farm and me – Lucy Muir, Muir Farming Limited

2:15pm – Communication – it’s so much more than what you say! – Paul Harris, CEO, Real Success

3:00pm – Review of the day and feedback – Lisa Williams, Promar International, Emily Egan, RABDF, Sarah Bolt and Rebecca Miles, AHDB Dairy 

3:15pm – Presentation of the Dairy Industry Woman of the Year Award

Chaired by Di Wastenage, Women in Dairy Patron, RABDF Council Member
and Farmers Weekly Dairy Farmer of the Year 2015

TICKETS

  • General admission £50
  • Women in Dairy members £37.50 (quoting promo code)
  • Women in Dairy group attendees £40 (quoting promo code)

*All prices are plus VAT and booking fee

The Trehane Trust Annual Dinner
Oct
17
6:30 pm18:30

The Trehane Trust Annual Dinner

  • The Farmers Club

The Trehane Trust are hosting their Annual Scholars' Dinner on Tuesday 17th October, the evening before the inaugural RABDF Annual Dairy Business & Policy Conference, held in conjunction with the Trehane Trust.  

Business & Policy Conference
Oct
18
10:00 am10:00

Business & Policy Conference

  • One Birdcage Walk

The conference will be a business and political event, aimed at influencing and inspiring leading farmers as well as policy and decision makers.  The theme is "Scoping the Future of the UK dairy industry post-Brexit".  The inaugural conference will be held in conjunction with The Trehane Trust.

Dairy-Tech
Feb
7
8:00 am08:00

Dairy-Tech

  • Stoneleigh Park

Dairy-Tech is tailored for the new generation of dairy farmer, manager and technician: showcasing ground-breaking technology, inspiring uptake of the latest science- and field-based skills, introducing a fresh range of innovative products and services, and pioneering new global concepts in management efficiency

The Cream Awards
Feb
7
7:00 pm19:00

The Cream Awards

  • Chesford Grange

More information on the Cream Awards and how to purchase tickets coming soon.


Total-Dairy Seminar
Jun
14
Jun 15

Total-Dairy Seminar

  • Keele University

TotalDairy Seminar 2017 will take place on 14th and 15th June at a new venue – Keele University, Staffordshire.

Women in Dairy - Staffordshire and Derbyshire
Apr
5
11:30 am11:30

Women in Dairy - Staffordshire and Derbyshire

It's not just people who can benefit from knowledge of first aid on farms!  Our cows can also be involved with accidents or benefit from immediate care and attention.  Join us for this fun packed, fast paced and extremely valuable session with vet Michael Head.

Women in Dairy - Gloucestershire
Feb
28
10:30 am10:30

Women in Dairy - Gloucestershire

  • The Gordon Canning Room, Hartpury House, Hartpury College

This Women in Dairy meeting will cover Calf Rearing: Maximising Calf Growth and Development up to Weaning and Beyond – use simple measures to promote healthy calves.

Women in Dairy - Derbyshire
Feb
8
7:30 pm19:30

Women in Dairy - Derbyshire

  • Bluebell Inn

This Women in Dairy meeting will cover the understanding of different types of medicines available, what to use and when.  Easy ways of record keeping and what you can do with those records to improve herd health management. 

Women in Dairy - Staffordshire
Feb
8
11:30 am11:30

Women in Dairy - Staffordshire

  • Stowe by Chartley Village Hall

This Women in Dairy meeting will cover the understanding of different types of medicines available, what to use and when.  Easy ways of record keeping and what you can do with those records to improve herd health management. 

Women in Dairy - Devon and Cornwall
Jan
17
7:00 pm19:00

Women in Dairy - Devon and Cornwall

  • Eliot House Hotel

The Devon and Cornwall area group invites motivated females to their next meeting to provide support, knowledge development and networking opportunities for women linked to the dairy industry.

Women in Dairy - Devon and Cornwall
Jan
17
11:00 am11:00

Women in Dairy - Devon and Cornwall

  • Leedstown Village Hall

The Devon and Cornwall area group invites motivated females to their next meeting to provide support, knowledge development and networking opportunities for women linked to the dairy industry.

Women in Dairy - Devon and Cornwall
Jan
16
7:00 pm19:00

Women in Dairy - Devon and Cornwall

  • Rydon Inn

The Devon and Cornwall area group invites motivated females to their next meeting to provide support, knowledge development and networking opportunities for women linked to the dairy industry.

Women in Dairy - Devon and Cornwall
Jan
16
11:00 am11:00

Women in Dairy - Devon and Cornwall

  • Francis Court

he Devon and Cornwall area group invites motivated females to their next meeting to provide support, knowledge development and networking opportunities for women linked to the dairy industry.

Women in Dairy - Staffordshire
Dec
15
7:30 pm19:30

Women in Dairy - Staffordshire

  • Stowe by Chartley Village Hall

Dairy farming can be a hazardous job and this session will go over common accidents that could occur on farm and look at ways to apply emergency first aid and will cover minor injuries to choking, CPR (resuscitation) and recovery positions.  With this is mind our Staffordshire group will be holding a 'First Aid 4 Farms' session as their next Women in Dairy meeting.

Women in Dairy - Derbyshire
Dec
15
11:30 am11:30

Women in Dairy - Derbyshire

  • Mayfield Memorial Hall

Dairy farming can be a hazardous job and this session will go over common accidents that could occur on farm and look at ways to apply emergency first aid and will cover minor injuries to choking, CPR (resuscitation) and recovery positions.  With this is mind our Derbyshire group will be holding a 'First Aid 4 Farms' session as their next Women in Dairy meeting.

Women in Dairy - Gloucester and surrounding areas
Nov
22
10:30 am10:30

Women in Dairy - Gloucester and surrounding areas

  • Gloucester Farmers Club

The Gloucester and surrounding areas group invites motivated females to their next meeting to provide support, knowledge development and networking opportunities for women linked to the dairy industry.

Speakers:  

TBC

Venue:  Gloucester Farmers Club, Agriculture House, 1 Tewkesbury Road, Longford, GL2 9AS

Date:  Tuesday 22nd November

Time:  10.30am to 12.30pm with refreshments provided.

To reserve your place or for more information please contact Caroline Groves on 07772 227892 or email caroline.groves@genusplc.com 

Women in Dairy - North Wales group
Nov
16
10:00 am10:00

Women in Dairy - North Wales group

  • Genus Freezing Unit

Our North Wales group launches on the 16th November and invites motivated females to provide support, knowledge development and networking opportunities for women linked to the dairy industry.

Women in Dairy - Shropshire group launch
Nov
11
10:30 am10:30

Women in Dairy - Shropshire group launch

  • Astley Village Hall

Our brand new Shropshire group launches on the 11th November and invites motivated females to provide support, knowledge development and networking opportunities for women linked to the dairy industry.

Come along to learn more about priming heifers in the early days for optimum performance in the future.  Shape the future of the Shropshire Women in Dairy group, by finding out what the group can offer you and letting us know what topics you would like to hear about.

Speakers:  

Victoria Chomiak, Women in Dairy National Co-ordinator

Hannah Batty, Vet (Lambert, Leonard and May)

Venue:  Astley Village Hall, Astley, Shropshire, SY4 4BP

Date:  Friday 11th November

Time:  10.30am to 2.00pm

To reserve your place or for more information please contact Hannah Batty at Hannah.Batty@lambertleonardmay.co.uk

Women in Dairy - Devon and Cornwall
Oct
25
11:00 am11:00

Women in Dairy - Devon and Cornwall

  • Chynoweth

The Devon and Cornwall area group invites motivated females to their next meeting to provide support, knowledge development and networking opportunities for women linked to the dairy industry.

Women in Dairy - Devon and Cornwall
Oct
24
7:00 pm19:00

Women in Dairy - Devon and Cornwall

  • Trethorne Leisure Centre

The Devon and Cornwall area group invites motivated females to their next meeting to provide support, knowledge development and networking opportunities for women linked to the dairy industry.

Women in Dairy - Devon and Cornwall
Oct
24
11:00 am11:00

Women in Dairy - Devon and Cornwall

  • Road Pitt Farm

The Devon and Cornwall area group invites motivated females to their next meeting to provide support, knowledge development and networking opportunities for women linked to the dairy industry.

Women in Dairy Conference
Sep
28
10:00 am10:00

Women in Dairy Conference

  • Sixways Stadium

This year the conference will be focusing on a 'Resilience in Adversity' theme and delegates will be able to hear from a high profile line up.

Women in Dairy - Gloucester and surrounding areas
Sep
6
10:30 am10:30

Women in Dairy - Gloucester and surrounding areas

  • Gloucester Farmers Club

The Gloucester and surrounding areas group invites motivated females to their next meeting to provide support, knowledge development and networking opportunities for women linked to the dairy industry.

Speakers:  

TBC

Venue:  Gloucester Farmers Club, Agriculture House, 1 Tewkesbury Road, Longford, GL2 9AS

Date:  Tuesday 6th September

Time:  10.30am to 12.30pm with refreshments provided.

To reserve your place or for more information please contact Caroline Groves on 07772 227892 or email caroline.groves@genusplc.com 

Women in Dairy - Devon and Cornwall
Jul
27
7:00 pm19:00

Women in Dairy - Devon and Cornwall

  • Kentibere Village Hall

The Devon and Cornwall group invites you to a discussion with Devon farm vet Andrew Biggs on the use of antibiotics in dairy cows, particularly in the treatment of mastitis and as part of dry cow therapy. We are more and more aware of the need to consider the use of antibiotics and how,  through better practice on farms,  we may be able to reduce our reliance on it.   Andy will be interested to hear about your thoughts on the subject and practices on your farm.

Women in Dairy - Devon and Cornwall
Jul
27
11:00 am11:00

Women in Dairy - Devon and Cornwall

  • Coronation Hall

The Devon and Cornwall group invites you to a discussion with Devon farm vet Andrew Biggs on the use of antibiotics in dairy cows, particularly in the treatment of mastitis and as part of dry cow therapy. We are more and more aware of the need to consider the use of antibiotics and how,  through better practice on farms,  we may be able to reduce our reliance on it.   Andy will be interested to hear about your thoughts on the subject and practices on your farm.

Women in Dairy - Devon and Cornwall
Jul
26
7:00 pm19:00

Women in Dairy - Devon and Cornwall

  • Eliot House Hotel

The Devon and Cornwall group invites you to a discussion with Devon farm vet Andrew Biggs on the use of antibiotics in dairy cows, particularly in the treatment of mastitis and as part of dry cow therapy. We are more and more aware of the need to consider the use of antibiotics and how,  through better practice on farms,  we may be able to reduce our reliance on it.   Andy will be interested to hear about your thoughts on the subject and practices on your farm.

Women in Dairy - Devon and Cornwall
Jul
26
11:00 am11:00

Women in Dairy - Devon and Cornwall

  • Leedstown Village Hall

The Devon and Cornwall group invites you to a discussion with Devon farm vet Andrew Biggs on the use of antibiotics in dairy cows, particularly in the treatment of mastitis and as part of dry cow therapy. We are more and more aware of the need to consider the use of antibiotics and how,  through better practice on farms,  we may be able to reduce our reliance on it.   Andy will be interested to hear about your thoughts on the subject and practices on your farm.

Livestock Event
Jul
7
8:00 am08:00

Livestock Event

  • NEC

The Livestock Event is the leading B2B event for the UK livestock industry, it's an essential visit for any farmer, herdsman or individual involved with the industry.  

Livestock Event
Jul
6
8:00 am08:00

Livestock Event

  • NEC

The Livestock Event is the leading B2B event for the UK livestock industry, it's an essential visit for any farmer, herdsman or individual involved with the industry.