Events

If you have any events that you would like featured in our calendar just get in touch with us at info@scottishdairyhub.org.uk.

  1. Herdsman Foot Trimming Course

    Aberdeen Multiple day event: 21 – 23 Oct

    Embryonics are planning to run a number of courses in Scotland over the next three months.

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  2. Transition Cow Management in Detail

    SAC, Crichton Royal Farm, Glencaple Road, Dumfries, SG1 4AS

    An effective transition system can make the difference in achieving a profitable lactation, but are we missing some key details which require attention?

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  3. LIVESTREAM: Global Britain: Exploring Agricultural Export Opportunities

    Livestream Event, Online Only

    We are pleased to bring back this popular and timely event, just before the 31 October, Brexit deadline

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  4. Breeding - Shape your future: Inverurie

    Thainstone Agricultural Centre, A96, Inverurie, AB51 5XZ

    Taking control of your breeding decisions is vitally important if you want to take full advantage of your farming system and milk contract

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  5. Resilience For The Future (East Lothian)

    MacDonald Marine Hotel ,Cromwell Road, North Berwick EH39 4LZ

    Resilience for the future; How your mind-set can help you prepare for the future, build your business and overcome challenges. We live in a time of constant change, with challenges such as Brexit, climate change, changing social trends and market fluctuations. Are you worried about the future? Can you and your farm business cope with uncertainty?

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  6. Planning For The Future (Cupar)

    Elmwood Main Hall ,Carslogie Road, Cupar KY15 4JB

    The roadshow will be held in collaboration with FAS, NFUS and the Scottish Land Commission this will take place throughout the winter months at various different locations.

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  7. Thainstone Soil & Nutrient Network: First meeting

    Kirkton Farm ,Kinellar, AB21 0SB

    Join us for the first meeting of the new Thainstone Soil & Nutrient Network, being held at Kirkton Farm with the kind permission of our hosts, the Campbell family.

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  8. Healthy Calves: Reducing Losses and Maximising Performance

    Hardgrove Farm, Carrutherstown, DG1 4NT

    This event will highlight some of the latest research carried out by SRUC &,industry and its practical application to improve the survivability and growth performance of dairy calves.

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  9. Planning For The Future (Perth)

    MacDiarmid Park ,Crieff Road, Perth PH1 2SJ

    The roadshow will be held in collaboration with FAS, NFUS and the Scottish Land Commission this will take place throughout the winter months at various different locations. The aim of the roadshow is to allow participants to “Plan for the Future” after hearing from experts on succession, legal and accounting issues and joint venture models. The experts on the panel will include, Hamish Lean, Shepherd and Wedderburn, James MacKessack-Leitch, Scottish Land Commission and representatives from local accountancy firms and the NFUS Next Generation group.

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  10. Organic Production Farm Visit (St. Andrews)

    Drumcarro Farm , St Andrews KY15 5TY

    Could Organic Production work for you? Find out with our visit to Drumcarro Farm near St. Andrews.

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  11. Resilience For The Future (Ayrshire)

    The Fenwick Hotel ,Fenwick, Kilmarnock KA3 6AU

    Resilience for the future; How your mind-set can help you prepare for the future, build your business and overcome challenges.

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  12. NFU Scotland Annual Autumn Conference

    Battleby Conference Centre in Perth

    More details to follow

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  13. Farming in the Online Age: Staying Safe (Thainstone)

    Thainstone Centre ,Thainstone, Inverurie AB51 5XZ

    Digital technology helps farming businesses to become more efficient and virtually every farmer will use at least one online service to run their business whether it’s on line banking, digital accounting systems, BCMS, ScotEID, or even just email

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  14. Farming in the Online Age: Staying Safe (Stirling)

    King Robert Hotel ,Stirling, FK7 0LI

    Digital technology helps farming businesses to become more efficient and virtually every farmer will use at least one online service to run their business whether it’s online banking, digital accounting systems, BCMS, ScotEID, or even just email

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  15. A Breath of Fresh Air – Improving the Efficiency of Housing Systems (Castle Douglas)

    Lodge of Kelton Farm , Castle Douglas DG7 1TL

    This meeting will discuss how making improvements to existing buildings and youngstock management can benefit animal health and performance on beef and dairy farms.

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  16. Welsh Dairy Show

    The Carmarthen Showground, Nantyci, Carmarthen, SA33 5DR

    One day event showcasing dairy animals from across Wales and the borders. 2018 will be its 29th year, the show features small and large businesses promoting all aspects of the Welsh dairy industry with top class dairy stock on show.

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  17. Farming in the Online Age: Staying Safe (Edinburgh)

    Stair Arms Hotel ,A68 Pathhead, Midlothian EH37 5TX

    Digital technology helps farming businesses to become more efficient and virtually every farmer will use at least one online service to run their business whether it’s on line banking, digital accounting systems, BCMS, ScotEID, or even just email

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  18. A Breath Of Fresh Air – Ventilation (Stranraer)

    Kirwaugh Farm ,Wigton, Newton Stewart DG8 9AY

    A Pneumonia outbreak is estimated to cost between £42 per calf dairy calf and £82 per suckled calf before the unseen cost in reduced lifetime performance of that animal. Prevention is always better than cure whether it’s a dairy or a beef farm.

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  19. South West Dairy Focus Group – Calving Pattern & Fertility (Stranraer)

    Green Valley Golf Academy ,New Luce Road, Castle Kennedy, Stranraer DG9 8SH

    This is the second in a series of six meetings for the newly formed South West Dairy Focus Group, with the focus being on Calving Pattern and fertility.

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  20. Farming in the Online Age: Staying Safe (Stranraer)

    Kirkcowan Village Hall ,34 Main Street, Kirkcowan DG8 0HG

    Digital technology helps farming businesses to become more efficient and virtually every farmer will use at least one online service to run their business whether it’s on line banking, digital accounting systems, BCMS, ScotEID, or even just email.

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  21. From Plate to Planet: Facing the challenges of feeding the world

    The Lemon Tree 5 West North Street Aberdeen AB24 5AT

    When it comes to our health and the environment the facts about food are confusing. What should we think? What needs to change?

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  22. Protein Feeds - Can you grow it all?

    SRUC Barony Campus, Parkgate, Dumfries DG1 3NE

    A workshop to discuss the results of legume plots grown in 2019; what activity should we do next (eg field scale crops); the future of legume forages locally and more widely.

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  23. Planning For The Future (Stranraer)

    Green Valley Golf Academy ,New Luce Road, Castle Kennedy, Stranraer DG9 8SH

    The roadshow will be held in collaboration with FAS, NFUS and the Scottish Land Commission this will take place throughout the winter months at various different locations.

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  24. Opportunities for farm scale renewable projects (St Boswells)

    Buccleuch Arms Hotel ,St Boswells, Melrose TD6 0EU

    This meeting looks at opportunities for farm scale renewable projects. In this meeting we will look at what are the opportunities for farmers now, and what the opportunities for in the future might be

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  25. Farm Business Innovation 2019

    NEC, Birmingham Multiple day event: 06 – 07 Nov

    Farm Business Innovation is the UK’s largest, most diverse and fastest growing business event specifically designed for the diversifying farmer and landowner to find all the products, services and experts they need under one roof.

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  26. Labour Productivity Workshops - Perthshire

    Thomas Thomson (Blairgowrie) Ltd , Haugh Road, Blairgowrie, Perth and Kinross, PH10 7BJ

    Join us for the first ever Strategic SmartHort Centre workshops, designed to give you practical tools to help boost labour productivity in your business.

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  27. Resilience For The Future (Aberdeenshire)

    The Lairhillock Inn ,The Lairhillock Inn, Netherley AB39 3QS

    Resilience for the future; How your mind-set can help you prepare for the future, build your business and overcome challenges.

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  28. Women in Agriculture: Orkney – Personal Resilience for Business Success

    The Orkney Distillery,Ayre Road, Kirkwall KW15 1QX

    Could what you believe about yourself impact your success or failure? Would looking at a situation through a new lens show new opportunities? Will changing the way you approach challenges lead to increased resilience?

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  29. Planning For The Future (Kilmarnock)

    The Fenwick Hotel ,Fenwick, Kilmarnock KA3 6AU

    The roadshow will be held in collaboration with FAS, NFUS and the Scottish Land Commission this will take place throughout the winter months at various different locations.

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  30. Women in Agriculture: Lothians – Succession

    Craigie's Farm ,South Queensferry, Edinburgh EH30 9AR

    For many people knowing and talking openly about their hopes, dreams, fears and ideas can be daunting so rather than being open and honest with our families and businesses, we often hold back, bottle things up and just hope that it will all work out OK. For many this is the case, but for others there can be a build up of frustration and resentment which can then can lead to a fall out or depression.

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  31. A Breath of Fresh Air (Alford)

    Bridgend Farm , Alford AB33 8JB

    To minimise the risks associated with respiratory disease in livestock, and maximise the rewards that can gained, this farm meeting at Bridgend Farm Alford (Courtesy of Bill Keir and family) seeks to highlight the simple steps that can be taken to improve the performance of your livestock enterprise during the housing period.

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  32. Open discussion – SRUC: Our journey to becoming a game-changing University

    SRUC Elmwood Campus, Carslogie Road, Cupar, Fife KY15 4JB

    We would like to invite you join us at the SRUC Elmwood Campus to discuss how SRUC’s status as a university will enhance rural communities.

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  33. Breeding - Shape your future: Ayrshire

    Western House Hotel, Craigie Road, Ayr,KA8 0HA

    Taking control of your breeding decisions is vitally important if you want to take full advantage of your farming system and milk contract

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  34. Farming & Water Scotland – Soils in Practice – a Farmers Weekly event

    McGregor Farms ,Coldstream, TD12 4ES

    The Farming & Water Scotland team will be attending the Farmers Weekly ‘Soils in Practice’ event

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  35. Women in Agriculture: Lanarkshire – Personal Resilience for Business Success

    Radstone Hotel ,Ayr Road, Larkhall ML9 2TZ

    Agriculture, like many industries, is facing a number of challenges at present, from climate change to Brexit. How you react to these challenges will determine the success of your business. Could what you believe about yourself impact your success or failure? Would looking at a situation through a new lens show new opportunities? Will changing the way you approach challenges lead to increased resilience?

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  36. Breeding - Shape your future: Dumfries

    Hetland Hall Hotel, Carrutherstown, Dumfries, DG1 4JX

    Taking control of your breeding decisions is vitally important if you want to take full advantage of your farming system and milk contract

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  37. Women in Agriculture – Wigtownshire: Personal Resilience for Business Success

    Glenluce Village Hall ,Main Street, Glenluce DG8 0PR

    Agriculture, like many industries, is facing a number of challenges at present, from climate change to Brexit. How you react to these challenges will determine the success of your business. Could what you believe about yourself impact your success or failure? Would looking at a situation through a new lens show new opportunities? Will changing the way you approach challenges lead to increased resilience?

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  38. Opportunities for farm scale renewable projects (Laurencekirk)

    Balmakewan Coach House ,Northwater Bridge, Laurencekirk AB30 1QX

    This meeting looks at opportunities for farm scale renewable projects. In this meeting we will look at what are the opportunities for farmers now, and what the opportunities for in the future might be.

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  39. Agriculture, Animal Care, Engineering and Forestry Open Evening at SRUC Barony

    SRUC Barony Campus

    Open Day for prospective students.

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  40. DIY AI Course

    Glasgow Multiple day event: 19 – 21 Nov

    2 Spaces are left...

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  41. AgriScot

    The Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh EH28 8NB

    AgriScot, now widely regarded as one of the premier events in UK agriculture, continues to develop its appeal to all sectors of the industry…both to the trade and to a wide cross section of farmers eager to seek out the products, services, advice and information necessary for their farming businesses.

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  42. New Entrants to Farming – Using Figures To Make Money (Bathgate)

    Fairway Hotel ,2 Edinburgh Road, Bathgate EH48 1BA

    Knowing what your costs are and how they compare to others is essential in order to run a profitable enterprise. With margins becoming tighter it has never been so important to know what your costs are on the farm and how you can manage these. This meeting will focus on costs and budgeting to give you a better handle on managing inputs.

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  43. A Breath of Fresh Air (Ellon)

    Mains of Haddo ,Haddo House Estate, Tarves, Ellon AB41 7LD

    To minimise the risks associated with respiratory disease in livestock, and maximise the rewards that can gained, this farm meeting at Haddo House Estate Farm, Tarves, Ellon (Courtesy of Haddo House Estate) seeks to highlight the simple steps that can be taken to improve the performance of your livestock enterprise during the housing period.

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  44. LiveScot

    Lanark Agricultural Centre, Lanark ML11 9AX

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  45. Open Evening at Elmwood

    SRUC Elmwood Campus, Carslogie Road, Cupar, Fife KY15 4JB

    An opportunity for prospective students to visit the SRUC. Speak to staff, see facilities, and learn more about our courses for prospective students

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  46. The Effect of Selective Dry Cow Therapy on Scottish Dairy Farms

    Radstone Hotel 3 Ayr Rd, Shawsburn, Larkhall ML9 2TZ

    This conference is part of a KTIF project sponsored by the Scottish Government and lead by SAC Consulting, in conjunction with Zoetis, Muller and the University of Edinburgh

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  47. Veterinary Nursing Open Day at Barony

    SRUC Barony Campus

    An opportunity for prospective students to visit the SRUC. Speak to staff, see facilities, and learn more about our courses for prospective students.

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  48. Supply Chain Conference - Seizing your market opportunities

    Kingston Maurward, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 8PY

    The AHDB Supply Chain Conference returns for the third year with the latest conference looking at how primary producers can take the most from market opportunities.

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  49. DairyLeader Forum 2019: Cardiff

    Jurys Inn, 1 Park Place, Cardiff,CF10 3UD Multiple day event: 02 – 03 Dec

    This year’s event will explore the factors needed to grow a successful business without solely focusing on the bottom line. We'll investigate the dynamics required to create and condition a high performing team.

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  50. Women in Food & Agriculture Summit

    NH Grand Hotel, Krasnapolsky, Amsterdam Multiple day event: 03 – 04 Dec

    This extraordinary global summit will gather the world’s leading agribusinesses and food companies to share insight, challenge, inspire and act on gender diversity.

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  51. DIY AI Course

    Aberdeenshire Multiple day event: 09 – 11 Dec

    Embryonics are planning to run a number of courses in Scotland The course dates ar not set in stone and the organiser is willing to adapt to local demand. If these are of interest, or you would like to suggest alternative date or venues (roughly 6 people per course), contact Stuart Martin on 07500 766083 or info@scottishdairyhub.org.uk For info on course content and cost please contact Embryonics on 01606 854411

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  52. Royal Ulster Winter Fair

    Eikon Exhibition Centre, Balmoral Park, Halftown Road, Lisburn BT27 5RD

    The Royal Ulster Winter Fair in association with sole sponsor Danske Bank is an established and highly successful event in the agricultural calendar

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  53. Safe Use of Vet Medicines

    Aberdeen

    This course is looking for a host farm

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  54. Oxford Farming Conference

    Oxford University Examination Schools, 75-81 High Street, Oxford, OX1 4BG Multiple day event: 07 – 09 Jan

    https://web.cvent.com/event/7ab0aa56-eca0-4851-9ad3-1503d5124c15/summary

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  55. Semex

    Glasgow Multiple day event: 12 – 14 Jan

    https://www.semex.com/uk/i?lang=en&page=events

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  56. Labour Productivity Workshops - Perthshire

    Thomas Thomson (Blairgowrie) Ltd , Haugh Road, Blairgowrie, Perth and Kinross, PH10 7BJ

    Join us for the first ever Strategic SmartHort Centre workshops, designed to give you practical tools to help boost labour productivity in your business.

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  57. SRUC Careers Fair

    SRUC Elmwood Campus, KY15 4JB

    Our popular annual Careers Fair, which this year will be held at SRUC, Elmwood Campus in Cupar. We hope you will consider attending what I am sure will be a productive day for both prospective employers and students

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  58. Herdsman Foot Trimming Course

    South West Scotland Multiple day event: 16 – 18 Mar

    Embryonics are planning to run a number of courses in Scotland

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  59. Mobility Scoring

    South West Scotland

    Embryonics are planning to run a number of courses in Scotland

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  60. Royal Highland Show

    Royal Highland Centre, Ingliston, Edinburgh, EH28 8NB Multiple day event: 18 – 21 Jun

    The Royal Highland Show is one of Scotland's most iconic events, showcasing the very best of farming food and rural life

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