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Gold Cup Open Day

  • Pilsdon Dairy Farm Pilsdon, Bridport Dorset, DT6 5NY (map)

RABDF/NMR Gold Cup Open Day

By kind permission of The Bugler Family, Pilsdon Dairy Farm, Pilsdon, Bridport, Dorset, DT6 5NY

"Identifying marginal gains and shaping your future"

Registration open from 10.30 and all pre-registered visitors will receive a free bacon roll.

There will be four talk stations (repeated three times throughout the day at 12noon, 12.45 and 13.30) situated at various points around the farm covering the following topics:

Optimising milking management to minimise mastitis - Ian Ohnstad, Dairy Group

Multicut grass silage systems and increasing milk solids - Mike Bray, Kite Consulting

Succession and long term business planning - Margaret Scarrott, Evolution ABS 

'Are you turning on the lights?' - Mike Halliwell, World Wire Sires

In addition to the above there will be foot trimming demonstrations taking place and the opportunity to look around the farm and speak to Roland and Simon Bugler.  Should visitors wish to visit the new calf unit at Waterhouse Farm there will be an opportunity to do this later in the afternoon when leaving the open day.

Please contact Victoria Chomiak on 02476 639317 should you require any further information or have any queries.

Pre-registration for the event is essential and can be done below: