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1 June 2017

FAO World Milk Day (1st of June 2017)

Since the first World Milk Day was held in 2001, many countries spread throughout the world have participated in the celebrations and the number is growing each year. Why hold a World Milk Day? The Day provides an opportunity to focus attention on milk and to publicise activities connected with milk and the milk industry. […]

28 May 2017

EuroDairy shows new solutions to bedded pack and compost barns (Lille)

During the RMT congress ‘Livestock buildings- let’s build the future’ in Lille (France) EuroDairy organized a workshop ‘Bedded pack and compost barns for dairy cattle’ at February 23rd 2017. More than 50 advisors, researchers, education and farmers from different countries (mainly France) attended the workshop and discussed the possibilities of alternative housings, one of the […]

22 May 2017

European Conference on Precision Agriculture (Edinburgh)

It is 20 years since the first ECPA conference and the UK organisers are pleased to welcome the return of the conference to the UK and to Edinburgh. The conference will continue with a successful format of previous conferences building in strong industry sessions and participation. The theme of ‘Innovating through Research’ will enable all […]

28 April 2017

Short supply chain milk from Spain (Muuu Milk)

From within our EuroDairy network we’ve seen some other interesting dairy concepts from Spain. This one attracks our attention. It’s Muuu Milk from the Northern parts of Spain. It’s a special short supply chain initiative about (liquid) milk. This article is in Spanish, but our Spanish consortium partners are working on an English translastion: http://www.agroinformacion.com/ganaderos-gallegos-lanzan-sin-intermediarios-la-marca-muuu-para-toda-espana-a-traves-de-leite-noso/.

28 April 2017

EuroDairy webinar: ‘Opportunities and challenges in calf housing and management for the next decade’ (4th of May 2017)

Thursday May 4th 2017 (18:30 Central European Time, 17:30 UK Time) a webinar is being run about ‘Opportunities and challenges in calf housing and management for the next decade’. Join and hear about new approaches to improve calf housing and care presented by Nina von Keyserslingk. She is professor at the University of British Columbia in Canada […]