28 January 2019
The challenge of reducing ammonia emissions from dairy farming involves a number of trade-offs which have to be successfully resolved e.g. reducing protein in the ration vs. optimising health and productivity; reducing losses during manure application vs. the additional cost of low emission sprea...
23 January 2019
The EuroDairy project has brought European Dairy farmers together. Through it’s four key themes: biodiversity, resource efficiency, socio-economics and animal care, the project has helped to pioneer innovation in European Dairy farming. This is it’s legacy....
14 December 2018
Survivability with low cost of production is a key business aim for Blandys Farm, where maximising yield from homegrown forage is key to profitability.
Andrew Allan manages the 365 ha joint arable and dairy enterprise in Berkshire for E&DG Stevens. The 440-cow dairy enterprise is m...
Within the EuroDairy project, efficient use of animal feed an important consideration, under the theme of ‘Resource efficiency’. An international workshop was convened in England with the aim of sharing knowledge on how to practically improve feed efficiency on dairy farms.
To learn more about t...
12 December 2018
AHDB Dairy knowledge transfer manager, Kate McKenzie, talks to Professor Nicola Shadbolt of Massey University, New Zealand about how farmers in New Zealand and others internationally have adapted to be more resilient and strategic - in other words, how can we put the buzzwords into practice?...
10 December 2018
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