Your dairy questions answered at UK Dairy Day

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UK Dairy Day returns to the Telford International Centre, Shropshire, on 11 September and your NFU experts will be on hand to answer all your questions on the NFU stand H119.

You can meet your NFU dairy team and hear first hand from the NFU Dairy Board about how they're working on the issues that are affecting your farming business, and championing the British dairy industry.

UK Dairy Day 2019 will also feature two seminar zones on the first floor within the Sharing Knowledge Zone.

The 13 seminars will cover a range of subjects related to dairy herds and farm business which will be engaging and educational. Join NFU National Dairy Board Chairman, Michael Oakes in Zone 2 at 2.00pm for Contract Reform: What could it mean for you?

We will also be providing free tea and coffee throughout the day for members.

Our stand programme at UK Dairy Day

10:00am
Championing the Farmed Environment (CFE): CFE Project Officer Laura Harpham will be on the stand to talk about the NFU's work with the CFE partnership and how it is supporting farmers to deliver environmental benefits within a productive farm business.

11:00am
Bovine TB:
NFU TB Adviser Tom Dracup will be on hand to share the NFU's latest work on the bTB eradication strategy and to hear your views.

13:00pm
Herd Health:
NFU Animal Health and Welfare Adviser Sophie Johns will be available to discuss member concerns surrounding the health of their herd.

14:00pm
Contract Reform: What could it mean for you? (takes place in Zone 2):
  Join NFU Dairy Board Chairman Michael Oakes as he discusses contract reform and what it can mean for your business.

14:00pm
Championing the Farmed Environment (CFE):
CFE Project Officer Laura Harpham will be on the stand to talk about the NFU's work with the CFE partnership and how it is supporting farmers to deliver environmental benefits within a productive farm business.

14:45pm
Dairy contracts:
 Your chance to talk to NFU Chief Legal Adviser Nina Winter regarding Defra’s commitment to regulate on dairy contracts. Nina will be on hand to set out the NFU's position on mandatory contracts and hear your views.

15:30pm
Clean Air Strategy:
NFU Environment Adviser Ian Ludgate will be on stand to discuss the latest on Defra’s Clean Air Strategy and the proposal to introduce environmental permitting to the dairy sector.


Event Details

Starts: 11 September 2019 at 08:00

Ends: 10 September 2019 at 17:30

Event Cost: FREE

Location: Telford International Centre, Shropshire, TF3 4JH

Please note: Above location is approximate and is based on the event's postcode.

Published on: 21 August 2019

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