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. Royal Highland Show

    Royal Highland Centre, Ingliston, Edinburgh Multiple day event: 14 – 20 Jun

    It’s been a tough year for everyone and we can’t wait to welcome you back

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  2. DIY Artificial Insemination (AI) Course

    Dumfries Multiple day event: 14 – 16 Jun

    DIY AI can save you time and money by getting your cow inseminated at the right time without the stress of waiting for the technician.

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  3. Herdsman Foot Trimming Training Course for farmers

    Crocketford, Dumfries Multiple day event: 14 – 16 Jun

    The course intentions are to equip you with the trimming skills so that when you return to your farm you can trim using the 5 step Dutch method.

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  4. Herdsman Foot Trimming Training Course for farmers

    Brechin Multiple day event: 14 – 16 Jun

    The course intentions are to equip you with the trimming skills so that when you return to your farm you can trim using the 5 step Dutch method.

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  5. Succession planning for the family Dairy farm

    Online

    Join us for a webinar to find out what to consider when succession planning before retirement or handing over the running of your business to the next generation. Based at Bridge Farm, Glastonbury, Strategic dairy farmer, David Cotton, will share how he has already started to prepare for retirement to ensure a smooth handover. You will learn more about the business decisions he has considered and the practicalities of planning for the future.

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  6. Operating in the new norm

    Webinar

    This online event will provide you with an opportunity to hear from international speakers as we host a panel debate. Our guests will discuss how their businesses have adapted to ensure continued production and performance throughout the coronavirus pandemic, and what future measures they plan to take to build resilience into their businesses.

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  7. New approaches to parasite control to improve livestock and soil health

    Online

    Join our panel to hear how an integrated approach to parasite management can reduce and sometimes eliminate the need for wormers. The panel includes speakers Robert Howe, Farm Animal Veterinary Surgeon and Nuffield Scholar, Bruce Thompson, dairy farmer and Nuffield Scholar, and a sheep farmer (more details to follow). Our panel will discuss monitoring and assessing the risk of parasites, minimising over-exposure to gut worms, alternative grazing techniques and the vital role of dung beetles

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  8. Talking Leaders: Because I can

    Online

    We know how important it is to be inspired by both big businesses and individuals, which is why we are excited to present Talking Leaders, a bimonthly initiative which will see a series of inspirational speakers share their life experiences and deliver impactful stories to the AgriLeader community. Tim Bradshaw is a British army officer and Everest mountaineer. During this short event, Tim will discuss how to deal with a crisis and cope with situations where a carefully laid-out plan has been ruined by factors outside of your control – how you deal with it, how you keep moving forward and how you bring your team with you.

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  9. The Alltech ONE Ideas Conference

    Online Multiple day event: 22 – 24 Jun

    The Alltech ONE Ideas Conference returns virtually to unite thought leaders and change makers for an exploration of the power of science, sustainability and storytelling. Unlock exclusive access to insights from leading experts in agri-food, business and beyond.

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  10. Transition management in autumn calving herds

    Online

    Join us on this webinar to learn how to ensure a smooth transition management in an autumn block calving herd, and how to better use data to make informed business decisions.

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  11. Integrating Trees on Your Land: Introducing Mains of Auchriachan Farm

    Online

    Andrew and Debbie Duffus will be talking to us about their family's new venture into woodland creation, on their tenanted hill farm Mains of Auchriachan, Tomintoul. We'll discuss the initial thought process, the decision to plant trees, objectives, challenges and benefits etc

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  12. SAFE USE OF VETERINARY MEDICINES

    Online

    Best Practice Using Veterinary Medicines on Farm. Training Course for Farmers

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  13. LEAF Open Farm Sunday

    Various

    LEAF Open Farm Sun­day is on 27th June 2021 — farm­ing’s annu­al open day. Togeth­er let’s show­case and cel­e­brate British farm­ing and all it deliv­ers

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  14. Integrated farming strategies to improve farm health and performance

    Webinar

    All farming businesses now face increasing economic, environmental and regulatory pressures, alongside the pending necessity for us all to be efficiently and effectively utilising the free “natural capital” resources our farm possesses. On this webinar, we will be focusing on innovative integrated organic farming strategies that can also be beneficially utilised within conventional farming operations so to improve the overall health and performance of the business.

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  15. Total Dairy Conference

    Crowne Plaza Hotel, Stratford-Upon-Avon

    Delivered in both lecture and seminar format, we have something to suit everyone; TotalDairy is a great opportunity to connect, progress, learn and network among a global representative of leading producers, processors and industry partners.

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  16. Holstein UK AGM 2021

    TBC

    The 23rd Annual General Meeting of members of Holstein UK will take place on 30th June 2021

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  17. Integrating Trees on Your Land: Question Time

    Online

    Your woodland creation questions answered by our host farmers, in a Question Time-style panel discussion Do you have practical questions about integrating trees on your land , whether on species/site choice, protection, design, cultivation, or maintenance tasks etc?

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  18. Business Planning

    Online

    Time to plan for the future? Where is your business now? Where do you want your business to go? How do you get there?

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  19. DIY Artificial Insemination (AI) Course

    Dumfries Multiple day event: 05 – 07 Jul

    DIY AI can save you time and money by getting your cow inseminated at the right time without the stress of waiting for the technician.

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  20. Great Yorkshire Show

    Great Yorkshire Showground, HG2 8NZ Multiple day event: 13 – 16 Jul

    The Great Yorkshire Show will take place over four days for the first time in its history.

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  21. A pro-active approach to reducing lameness

    Online

    Join us at an on-farm event to hear how Dan Burdett and his team are improving mobility in their organic herd and other developments from Dan’s first year as a Strategic Dairy Farm

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  22. Funding Your Dream

    Online

    Looking to fund your dream piece of farm machinery or invest in livestock but don’t have the luxury of cash at hand? Heard of HP and mart loans but not sure what they are or how they work? Join us on Thursday 15th July at 8pm for a 1 hour webinar on Zoom where Oliver McEntyre, Barclays National Agricultural Strategy Director and Jane Mitchell, Johnston Carmichael Business Advisory Director will discuss farm machinery and livestock finance.

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  23. DIY Artificial Insemination (AI) Course

    Aberdeen Multiple day event: 19 – 21 Jul

    DIY AI can save you time and money by getting your cow inseminated at the right time without the stress of waiting for the technician.

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  24. Block calving fertility review with vet Dave Gilbert

    Online

    Join us for an interactive Teams workshop to analyse your 2020/21 fertility results and compare your herd with other block calvers. Vet, Dave Gilbert, of Dairy Insight, will be helping you understand where things have gone well and identify those areas you can look to improve

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  25. Holstein UK Premier Herd Open Day

    Berryholme, Helsington, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 8AQ

    Following the announcement of Berryholme Holsteins as the winners of the 2019 Premier Herd Competition, the Wright Family open their farm for the Premier Herd Open Day on Thursday 22nd July from 11am. Visitors will have the opportunity to visit the farm and view the award winning Berryholme herd

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  26. Mobility Scoring Workshop

    Online

    Mobility scoring has become a commonly performed recording tool for dairy farmers supplying Supermarket contracts. It is a very good and effective method of both evaluating the level of lameness and the progress made on farm to either reduce levels of lameness or maintain a low level.

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  27. RABDF Gold Cup Open Day

    Darnlaw, Auchenleck, Ayrshire.

    The Sloan family will hold their Gold Cup Open Day on Thursday 5 August 2021, at the farm in Auchinleck, Ayrshire, after the Covid-19 pandemic prevented the event from previously taking place.

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  28. Mobility Scoring Workshop

    Scottish Borders

    Mobility scoring has become a commonly performed recording tool for dairy farmers supplying Supermarket contracts. It is a very good and effective method of both evaluating the level of lameness and the progress made on farm to either reduce levels of lameness or maintain a low level.

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  29. UK Dairy Day 2021

    The International Centre, Telford, Shropshire, TF3 4JH

    UK Dairy Day is a dedicated annual one-day event for the dairy industry held at the International Centre in Telford, Shropshire at a key time of the year when plans and decisions are being made for the winter

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  30. Balmoral Show

    Balmoral Park, Maze Long Kesh, Lisburn, BT27 5RF Multiple day event: 22 – 25 Sep

    The Balmoral Show in association with Ulster Bank is Ireland's largest agri food event that entertains and educates the entire family.

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  31. World Dairy Expo

    Madison USA Multiple day event: 28 – 02 Oct

    World Dairy Expo serves as a forum for dairy producers, companies, organizations and other dairy enthusiasts to come together to compete, and to exchange ideas, knowledge, technology and commerce

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  32. The Dairy Show

    The Bath and West Showground

    The Dairy Show has been supporting British Agriculture for the past 40 years and welcomes over 6,000 visitors and over 300 Trade Stands. Taking place on Wednesday 6th October 2021 at the Bath & West Showground, the Show sees local and global businesses looking to reach a key agricultural audience

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  33. Herdsman Foot Trimming Training Course for farmers

    Aberdeen Multiple day event: 01 – 03 Nov

    The course intentions are to equip you with the trimming skills so that when you return to your farm you can trim using the 5 step Dutch method.

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  34. Agriscot

    Ingliston, Edinburgh

    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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  35. DIY Artificial Insemination (AI) Course

    Ayrshire Multiple day event: 22 – 24 Nov

    DIY AI can save you time and money by getting your cow inseminated at the right time without the stress of waiting for the technician.

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  36. Dairy Research Conference (online): Dairy health

    Online

    The Dairy Research Partnership online conference will share the outcomes of research projects undertaken as part of our Dairy Research Partnership Initiative, led by the University of Nottingham.

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  37. Dairy Research Conference (online): Lameness

    Online

    The Dairy Research Partnership online conference will share the outcomes of research projects undertaken as part of our Dairy Research Partnership Initiative, led by the University of Nottingham.

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  38. Dairy Research Conference (online): Reputation

    Online

    The Dairy Research Partnership online conference will share the outcomes of research projects undertaken as part of our Dairy Research Partnership Initiative, led by the University of Nottingham.

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  39. Dairy Research Conference (online): Efficiency, nutrition and fertility

    Online

    The Dairy Research Partnership online conference will share the outcomes of research projects undertaken as part of our Dairy Research Partnership Initiative, led by the University of Nottingham.

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  40. Dairy Research Conference (online): Grass and soils

    Online

    The Dairy Research Partnership online conference will share the outcomes of research projects undertaken as part of our Dairy Research Partnership Initiative, led by the University of Nottingham.

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  41. Dairy Research Conference (online): Breeding and genetics

    Online

    The Dairy Research Partnership online conference will share the outcomes of research projects undertaken as part of our Dairy Research Partnership Initiative, led by the University of Nottingham.

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  42. Dairy Research Conference (online): Optimising youngstock performance

    Online

    The Dairy Research Partnership online conference will share the outcomes of research projects undertaken as part of our Dairy Research Partnership Initiative, led by the University of Nottingham.

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  43. Women in Food & Agriculture Summit

    Frankfurt Multiple day event: 02 – 03 Dec

    Women in Food and Agriculture has supported the food and ag industry by promoting diversity and inclusion for the past two years, and become a unique platform for everyone to meet, discuss and share experiences and ambitions. Providing the opportunity for leaders to connect and women to share their stories, the WFA Summit has now grown to become a year-round platform to empower you, encourage innovation, and help the next generation of women in food and agriculture. We are planning on getting everyone together face to face again in December 2021 so watch this space for more information

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  44. The Semex International Dairy Conference 2022

    Radisson Blu Hotel, located in Glasgow city centre. Multiple day event: 09 – 11 Jan

    unrivalled mix of business and pleasure and we look forward to welcoming you back to Glasgow in January 2022.

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  45. Lamma 2022

    NEC Birmingham Multiple day event: 11 – 12 Jan

    LAMMA 2022 will be held on 11-12 January 2022 at the NEC. With 11 halls packed with new ideas and cutting-edge equipment, over 700 exhibitors will showcase the latest tractors, combines, drills and cultivation kit, as well as a wide range of products, services and tools. Don't miss the first agricultural event of 2022! Join us on Tuesday 11th & Wednesday 12th January 2022 at the NEC in Birmingham

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  46. Dairy Tech 2022

    Stoneleigh Park

    Dairy-Tech will return to Stoneleigh Park for its February 2022 event. The Covid 19 pandemic forced the 2021 event to take the form of a virtual programme but with plans now in place for the reopening of the economy the 2022 will return in its physical form on Wednesday 2 February.

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