What to expect on the day?

Our specialist team in the Irish Farmers Journal have a jam packed line up for Dairy Day 2018. With a host of national and international speakers due to attend, we are giving you a taster of what to expect from our three stages.

 

Beyond the Parlour stage: hosted by Deputy Editor, Jack Kennedy plus guests

 

Understanding milk and making the most of it – Debunking the myths on dairy free diets

Adding value to milk – Using international best practice to map the right direction for Irish dairy companies

The trading challenge – how global trade works? – Understanding how dairy trade works and the outlook for the next 12 months

Climate change – is it a game changer? – What are the challenges for a growing dairy sector

 

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Skills Hub: hosted by Dairy Editor, Aidan Brennan plus guests

 

How to never run out of silage again

Hands free calving

How to design the perfect handling unit

Tactics when cash and feed is tight

Attracting millennials to work on dairy farms

Getting through the SDAS inspection

 

 

 

 


 

The Calving Shed: hosted by Journal Vet, Tommy Heffernan plus guests

 

Lets talk healthy, happy calves from birth to weaning with live demonstrations.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

More speakers will be announced in the coming days. For more updates follow us on Twitter at @FJDairy
Register here for a ticket or collect three tokens in the Irish Farmers Journal over the next four weeks.

 

How to get there

From Dublin Airport – 48kms (30 miles) M1, M50, N7, R410
From Dublin City – 35km (22miles) N7, R410
From Cork – 2hrs, 40 mins, N8, N7 R410
From Galway – 2hrs, 50mins M6, M4, M50, N7, R410
From Belfast – 2hrs, 20mins, M1, M50, N7, R410