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1 August 2016

Field report dairy farming in Slovenia

July 2016 the EuroDairy network traveled into Slovenia. The University of Ljublijana hosted this  cross meeting and also planned a field trip to 3 (family) farms in the northern Bled region. It gives good insights in the business needs of Slovenian dairy farmers in the post-quota era. Slovenia has 2.1 million inhabitants. Slovenian agriculture is […]

28 April 2016

Annual conference European Dairy Farmers 2016

The annual EDF Congress is a highlight since EDF’s foundation. Every year more than 300 members, partner and other interested dairy enthusiasts meet to discuss a specific topic and to learn about dairy farming in the host country. Every EDF congress is organized by a different national branch. Participants of the EDF congress can look […]

28 April 2016

Seminar ‘Data revolution: emerging new business models in the agri-food sector’

Development of ICT and sensor based technologies, procedures and software have enormously increased the amount of data collected, and available, in agricultural sectors and through the whole supply chain (from farm to fork). The appearance and adoption of biosensors, nanotechnology, low-cost electronics, the Internet of Things or remote sensing devices, among others, will further boost […]

28 March 2016

EuroDairy: a pan-European network for dairy farming (1st press release)

EuroDairy is a new international network to increase the economic, social and environmental sustainability of dairy farming in Europe, at a time of unprecedented challenge for the sector. Funded by the EU Horizon 2020 programme, EuroDairy will foster the development and dissemination of practice-based innovation in dairy farming, targeting key sustainability issues following the abolition […]