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
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