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. The impact of your team on your personal effectiveness

    Online

    Join AHDB and Farming Connect for a webinar with Matt Jackson from Penllech Bach to find out how to create more time in your day through better people management.

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  2. Using key performance targets to improve dairy farm margins

    Park Hotel Ayrshire, Kilmarnock, East Ayrshire KA1 2DP

    Join us for an event with strategic dairy farm hosts Wallace and James Hendrie and Dr Joe Patton, Head of Dairy Knowledge Transfer Dept from Teagasc, Republic of Ireland to understand how key herd performance figures can impact on financial margins.

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  3. 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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  4. Integrating Trees On Your Land: Introducing Knockbain Farm, Dingwall

    Online

    Richard Lockett will introduce us to Knockbain Farm, his family’s 200 Ha mixed farm just outside Dingwall. This farm is gradually creating a network of wetlands, hedges, ponds, and expanding native and commercial woodlands

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  5. Agri Machinery – Are You Legal?

    Online

    With agricultural machinery developing at rapid rates and growing in both size and weight, it is important that both farmers and contractors are aware of the rules and regulations which are in place surrounding agricultural machinery.

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  6. BORDERWAY BLACK & WHITE PEDIGREE DAIRY SALE

    BORDERWAY, ROSEHILL, CARLISLE, CA1 2RS

    The Black & White Sale will take place at Borderway, Rosehill, Carlisle CA1 2RS on Saturday 4th December.

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  7. Women in Agriculture, Stirling: Carbon Auditing

    Online

    Interested in carrying out a carbon audit of your farm to better understand carbon emissions and identify mitigation options? Or perhaps your buyer is pushing you to do one?

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  8. Strategies to High Fertiliser Prices & Planning for 2022

    Online

    With fertiliser prices having seen a drastic increase over the past few months now is the time to plan if you haven’t already done so what your fertiliser policy will be going forward. This webinar will focus on an update on prices to date, and look at the concept of break even rations to aid the decision on reducing N applications based on response curves and likelihood that you will get a good enough return on investment by sticking with standard recommended N rates.

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  9. Stranraer Sustainable Dairy Group – Managing Forage Stocks to Maximise Cow Performance

    Online

    The drought in summer 2021 compounded with high fertiliser prices is making forage planning for winter rations and for 2022 very difficult. We will focus on how the group is managing winter forage stocks & plans for 2022, get a fertiliser update from Lorna Galloway and look at what can be learnt from organic systems in terms of growing grass and managing stocking density to maintain milk yields and cow health

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  10. INTERNATIONAL LEARNING FOR THE DAIRY SECTOR

    Online

    This webinar is focused on international learning for the Dairy sector and will look specifically at examples from Holland. The event will be an introductory session to facilitate learning and knowledge exchange as a precursor for future ties between F&D companies in the Highlands and the Netherlands through the Dairy Training Centre for the Netherlands.

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  11. Mastitis - it’s time to make a change

    Webinar

    Join us for a webinar with Adrian Bland, Cumbrian strategic dairy farmer, and Dr James Breen while they discuss the improvements made since Adrian adopted the QuarterPRO approach to improve Somatic Cell Count (SCC) and reduce clinical mastitis case incidence in his dairy herd.

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  12. Transitioning to autumn block calving

    Online

    Join us and Ian Browne of Farm Consultancy Group for a Teams workshop for dairy farmers and farm managers to find out more about what you need to consider when transitioning to Autumn block calving. You’ll take part in an interactive discussion including what you are trying to achieve, where you are starting from, the potential impact on cash flow, and how you go about making the transition.

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  13. Royal Ulster Winter Fair

    Eikon Exhibition Centre, Balmoral Park, Lisburn.

    The Winter Fair returns to the Eikon Exhibition Centre at Balmoral Park, Lisburn on Thursday 9 December 2021, taking place from 9am to 6pm. This one-day event has become a firm favourite in the agricultural calendar in the run up to Christmas having established itself as the meeting place for the dairy industry in Ireland.

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  14. Grasp the nettle and be ready for change

    Online

    What are the costs of putting things off and not dealing with time stealers? Join Kim Stafford, Director, U&I Work, and Sarah Hurford, Business Content Manager at AHDB, for a webinar to discuss long-term planning and goal setting for your business, looking at the costs of putting things off and not dealing with time stealers.

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  15. Getting high yielding cows back in calf

    Online

    Join AHDB and vet Nial O’Boyle to learn about his experiences in the USA with large, high yielding herds and the key factors in fertility success.

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  16. Talking Leaders: Negotiation – dealing with awkward bast**ds

    Online

    We know how valuable it can be to hear from inspirational businesses and individuals, which is why we are thrilled to present Talking Leaders, a bimonthly initiative that will see a series of exciting and thought-provoking speakers share their life experiences and deliver impactful stories to the AgriLeader community.

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  17. Mitigating high fertiliser prices

    Online

    The recent energy crisis has led to unprecedentedly high fertiliser prices well in, with potential for these to rise further before spring 2022. The high prices mean growers must factor in a new economic optimum to their nutrient management plans, as the point at which the value of extra grain produced is not worth the cost of the extra N applied has shifted considerably.

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  18. Oxford Farming Conference

    The Examination Schools 75 – 81 The High Street Oxford OX1 4BG Multiple day event: 05 – 07 Jan

    The 2022 Oxford Farming Conference, Routes to Resilience, will be co-chaired by Barbara Bray MBE and Sarah Mukherjee MBE and will be held from 5 to 7 January 2022. The event will embrace a hybrid model with the opportunity for you to attend the live conference in Oxford, enjoying the stunning venues and social activities, or from the comfort of your home via our digital package.

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  19. 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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  20. 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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  21. Are robots for you?

    Online

    Join us for a webinar to explore whether switching to robotic milking is the right choice for your farm.

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  22. The British Cattle Breeders Club Conference

    Online

    The British Cattle Breeders Club (BCBC) has announced that its next conference will be held virtually on Tuesday 25th January 2022. The theme for the conference will be ‘A Breath of Fresh Air’ reflecting the club’s aspiration to focus on positivity, resilience and opportunity.

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  23. 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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  24. 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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  25. UK Dairy Expo

    Borderway, Rosehill, Carlisle CA1 2RS

    UK Dairy Expo will take place at Borderway, Carlisle on Saturday 12th March.

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  26. Balmoral Show

    Eikon Exhibition Centre, Balmoral Park, Halftown Road, Lisburn, Down, BT27 5RD Multiple day event: 11 – 14 May

    The Balmoral Show in partnership with Ulster Bank is Northern Ireland’s largest agri-food event, promising a fun-filled day out for all the family. The Show attracts more than 115,000 people over 4 days and takes place at the Eikon Exhibition Centre, Balmoral Park, Lisburn.

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  27. Ayr County Show

    Ayr Racecourse, Craigie Road, Ayr, Ayrshire, KA8 0JE

    http://www.ayrcountyshow.co.uk/

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  28. Royal Highland Show

    Royal Highland Centre, Ingliston, Edinburgh, EH28 8NB Multiple day event: 23 – 26 Jun

    The Royal Highland Show is a showcase for the finest displays of Scotland's livestock, machinery, produce and rural life. Over the four days in June, the Royal Highland Show plays host to over 900 competitions, and offers a range of displays and exhibitions to enjoy, including world-class equine displays, countryside pursuits and educational workshops. There is a fantastic programme of music and entertainment to enjoy along with a plethora of Scottish produce to sample in Scotland's Larder Live! The Royal Highland Show offers a great day out for all the family, with something for everyone to enjoy

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  29. Holstein UK Celebration & AGM

    The Holiday Inn, Dumfries DG1 4UQ

    The Holstein UK Celebration and AGM will take place in Dumfries from Tuesday 28th to Wednesday 29th June. Further details and booking forms will be available soon.

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  30. Great Yorkshire Show

    Great Yorkshire Showground, Railway Road, Harrogate HG2 8NZ Multiple day event: 12 – 15 Jul

    The Great Yorkshire Show is one of the biggest agricultural events in the English calendar. Every year, more than 130,000 visitors and over 8,500 animals converge on the Great Yorkshire Showground in Harrogate to compete, socialise and celebrate. The Great Yorkshire Show will be held on Tuesday 12th – Friday 15th July when the best of British farming, food and the countryside will be showcased.

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  31. Royal Welsh Show

    Royal Welsh Showground, Llanelwedd, Builth Wells,Powys, LD2 3SY Multiple day event: 18 – 22 Jul

    The pinnacle event in the British agricultural calendar, the Royal Welsh Show, will be held from 18th to 21st July at the showground in Builth Wells.

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  32. UK Dairy Day

    The International Centre, Telford, Shropshire TF3 4JH

    UK Dairy Day hosts The National Holstein Show and 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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  33. 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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