The Royal Association of British Dairy Farmers (RABDF) is the only independent organisation dedicated to representing the interests of British dairy farmers. The RABDF strives to improve the status and well-being of British dairy farmers and the British dairy industry through the provision of technical information, training and lobbying activities.


RABDF De Lacy Dairy Student of the Year: HAU’s Edward Towers

Edward Towers, a final year student studying BSc Agriculture with Animal Science at Harper Adams University is the winner of the RABDF De Lacy Dairy Student of the Year... More

Gold Cup Comment: Dairy cow rations—what do the cows actually eat?

This month John Taylor, herd manager at 2014 NMR/RABDF Gold Cup winners Worthy Farm in Somerset, explains how a drop in herd milk yields was investigated and addressed... More

Livestock Event: complimentary ticket for all UK dairy farms

All UK dairy farms will receive one complimentary ticket to the Livestock Event, the industry’s leading event with over 450 trade stands to be held at The NEC, Birmingham on 8 and 9 July... More

  • Representing the interests of British Dairy Farmers
  • Run by dairy farmers for dairy farmers
  • Opportunity to join Council and make a difference
  • Invitations to all events organised by RABDF, including Farm Walks and the Gold Cup Open Day 
  • Free admission tickets to Livestock Event
  • The option to buy a further three tickets to Livestock Event at a reduced rate
  • Free advice on reducing electricity costs
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