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  • GDF ONLINE | BLOCK 3 FARMERS SOLUTION CENTER
    22 10 2021

    GDF ONLINE | BLOCK 3 FARMERS SOLUTION CENTER

    Farmer’s Challenge & Opportunity: More cows, more staff, more challenges: Acquiring and retaining staff. - Martijn Damsteegt, Dairy owner Hedsgaard Mindegaarden, Denmark Farmer’s Challenge & Opportunity: Working together in the dairy chain - Ken McCarty, owner McCarty Family Farms LLC, United States of America

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  • GDF ONLINE | BLOCK 2 FARMERS SOLUTION CENTER
    22 10 2021

    GDF ONLINE | BLOCK 2 FARMERS SOLUTION CENTER

    Farmer’s Challenge & Opportunity: Farming in a changing Environment, the effects of Climate change policies. - Murray Douglas, Director, Douglas Farms, New Zealand Farmer’s Challenge & Opportunity: Farming Possibilities with Informatics - Pankaj Navani, CEO Binsar Farms, India

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  • GDF ONLINE | BLOCK 1 FARMERS SOLUTION CENTER
    22 10 2021

    GDF ONLINE | BLOCK 1 FARMERS SOLUTION CENTER

    Farmer’s Challenge & Opportunity: Cross-pollination by knowing both systems: grass-based and high intensive. Its learnings. - Hans-Peter Greve and Sven Koops, Milchhof Rodenwalde, Germany & New Zealand Farmer’s Challenge & Opportunity: Change and new legislations are of all times, but what's different now? - Irish / Dutch dairy farmer

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  • GDF ONLINE | LIVE BLOCK 3 WORLD DAIRY TABLE DISCUSSIONS
    22 10 2021

    GDF ONLINE | LIVE BLOCK 3 WORLD DAIRY TABLE DISCUSSIONS

    Our dairy experts from Holm&Laue, MSD Animal Health, Lely, VES-Artex, Jaylor, Aeres University and Denkavit invite you to join them at their World Dairy Table Discussions. Each topic will combine visionary ideas, good questions and practical answers. These are parellel table discussions, run twice. This means that each block you can join two table discussions.

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  • GDF ONLINE | LIVE BLOCK 2 WORLD DAIRY TABLE DISCUSSIONS
    22 10 2021

    GDF ONLINE | LIVE BLOCK 2 WORLD DAIRY TABLE DISCUSSIONS

    Our dairy experts from Holm&Laue, MSD Animal Health, Lely, VES-Artex, Jaylor, Aeres University and Denkavit invite you to join them at their World Dairy Table Discussions. Each topic will combine visionary ideas, good questions and practical answers. These are parellel table discussions, run twice. This means that each block you can join two table discussions.

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  • GDF ONLINE | LIVE BLOCK 1 WORLD DAIRY TABLE DISCUSSIONS
    22 10 2021

    GDF ONLINE | LIVE BLOCK 1 WORLD DAIRY TABLE DISCUSSIONS

    Our dairy experts from Holm&Laue, MSD Animal Health, Lely, VES-Artex, Jaylor, Aeres University and Denkavit invite you to join them at their World Dairy Table Discussions. Each topic will combine visionary ideas, good questions and practical answers. These are parellel table discussions, run twice. This means that each block you can join two table discussions.

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  • GDF ONLINE | KEYNOTE SPEAKERS
    22 10 2021

    GDF ONLINE | KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

    - Mary Ledman, Rabobank Dairy Strategist, United States of America - Pallavi Vyas, Managing Director Shanta Farms, India - Robert Erhard, Head of Dairy, Corporate Sustainable Agricultural Development Nestlé, Switzerland

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  • Must read | Methane vaccine for cows could be 'game changer' for global emissions
    26 07 2021

    Must read | Methane vaccine for cows could be 'game changer' for global emissions

    Methane vaccine for cows could be 'game changer' for global emissions If it works, would you implement it at your farm? Is this the way forward?

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  • 𝐈𝐭 𝐢𝐬 𝐭𝐢𝐦𝐞 𝐭𝐨 𝐭𝐞𝐥𝐥 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐭𝐫𝐮𝐭𝐡 𝐚𝐛𝐨𝐮𝐭 𝐰𝐡𝐨
    22 07 2021

    𝐈𝐭 𝐢𝐬 𝐭𝐢𝐦𝐞 𝐭𝐨 𝐭𝐞𝐥𝐥 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐭𝐫𝐮𝐭𝐡 𝐚𝐛𝐨𝐮𝐭 𝐰𝐡𝐨

    𝐖𝐡𝐚𝐭 𝐝𝐨 𝐲𝐨𝐮 𝐭𝐡𝐢𝐧𝐤? 𝐈𝐭 𝐢𝐬 𝐭𝐢𝐦𝐞 𝐭𝐨 𝐭𝐞𝐥𝐥 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐭𝐫𝐮𝐭𝐡 𝐚𝐛𝐨𝐮𝐭 𝐰𝐡𝐨𝐥𝐞 𝐦𝐢𝐥𝐤

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  • GDF WEBINAR | DIRECT from cow to consumer. More than a niche.
    03 06 2021

    GDF WEBINAR | DIRECT from cow to consumer. More than a niche.

    On farm-dairy processing, bottling, supplychain, positioning, marketing and sales: Discussing the added value and the hurdles encountered along the way.

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  • GDF WEBINAR | Maximising the home-grown forage
    25 05 2021

    GDF WEBINAR | Maximising the home-grown forage

    We are looking forward to tomorrow's webinar on maximising the home-grown forage! Because it is not about plastic plastic plastic. On the contrary....

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  • ANNOUNCEMENT | NEW GDF BUSINESS PARTNER SILOSTOP
    07 05 2021

    ANNOUNCEMENT | NEW GDF BUSINESS PARTNER SILOSTOP

    We are proud to announce that SILOSTOP will join the GDF family!

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  • ON DEMAND GDF WEBINAR
    03 05 2021

    ON DEMAND GDF WEBINAR

    BEING A CALF...crucial elements to ensure a happy and healthy and growing calf. It's on farmers' mind!

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  • SAVE THE DATE | GDF 24H ONLINE SUMMIT 2021
    04 03 2021

    SAVE THE DATE | GDF 24H ONLINE SUMMIT 2021

    JUNE 8TH. THEME: 2021 GOOD FARMERS; 2031 GREAT FARMERS Building networks, answering questions No matter which time zone you are in, we’ve got you covered. GDF is organizing a 24h online dairy event!

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  • THANK YOU | BRAINSTORMING SESSION A.I. AT THE FARM
    25 02 2021

    THANK YOU | BRAINSTORMING SESSION A.I. AT THE FARM

    Thank you Kevin and James from East Rock Farm Technologies Co., Ltd. for giving us your thoughts and insights on A.I. at the farm.

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  • EVENT | EUROTIER DIGITAL FREE ENTRANCE
    09 02 2021

    EVENT | EUROTIER DIGITAL FREE ENTRANCE

    Some of our partners are present at Eurotier digital this week. Check out their tips, tricks, products and consultation. They are extremely knowledgable experts in what they do! Check out the following links, because our partners of expertise that hold a virtual booth at Eurotier 2021 are: Holm & Laue, VIV Worldwide, Lely (Germany), Denkavit and MSD (Germany).

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  • GDF WEBINAR | SELECTION OF COWS FOR ANTIBIOTIC TREATMENT AT DRY OFF
    07 01 2021

    GDF WEBINAR | SELECTION OF COWS FOR ANTIBIOTIC TREATMENT AT DRY OFF

    Selective dry cow treatment is well supported in the scientific literature and is therefore increasingly implemented in dairy herds. The presentation discusses the why, who and how to implement this approach on your farm.

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  • ON DEMAND GDF WEBINAR | MILK: THE CRUDE OIL OF THE FOOD INDUSTRY
    21 12 2020

    ON DEMAND GDF WEBINAR | MILK: THE CRUDE OIL OF THE FOOD INDUSTRY

    We ended our 2020 webinar series with 'a blast of information and inspiration'. A webinar hosted by Mels Boer. Scroll down to watch 'Milk: The crude oil of the food industry' On Demand.

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  • ANNOUNCEMENT | NEW GDF BUSINESS PARTNER DENKAVIT
    15 12 2020

    ANNOUNCEMENT | NEW GDF BUSINESS PARTNER DENKAVIT

    We are proud to announce that Denkavit will join the GDF family!

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  • THROWBACK | VISIT TO THE IMPRESSIVE FARM MILCHHOF RODENWALDE
    24 11 2020

    THROWBACK | VISIT TO THE IMPRESSIVE FARM MILCHHOF RODENWALDE

    The 2018 Global Dairy Farmers congress started with intriguing presentations of Prof. Dr. Folkhard Isermeyer (Thünen Institute), Cees Jan Hollander (Danone), Dr. Birgit Wilhelm (WWF), Sabine Fortman (Barry-Callebaut), Christa Langen ( Lucka & Langen rep. Cono Cheesemakers). And let us not forget the inspiring presentation of our GDFarmer Matt Hocken!

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  • GDF WEBINAR | MILK: THE CRUDE OIL OF THE FOOD INDUSTRY
    09 11 2020

    GDF WEBINAR | MILK: THE CRUDE OIL OF THE FOOD INDUSTRY

    Mels kicked off our webinar series last May. Not only does he share a lot of information and insights on the dairy market, he is also not afraid to share his opinion and vision with us. An opinion that invites you for good discussions!

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  • PARTNER NEWS | Lely reinforces its vision of the future with the launch of circular solutions
    12 10 2020

    PARTNER NEWS | Lely reinforces its vision of the future with the launch of circular solutions

    During the Lely Future Farm Days digital event, Lely CEO André van Troost launched the vision of the farm of the future. Important results have been achieved in the two years following the introduction of this 'Farm of the Future' vision, and the robotics and data management supplier is presenting new circular innovations to make this farm a reality.

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  • GDF WEBINAR | WHAT IS THE IMPACT OF CLIMATE CHANGE ON BARN DESIGN
    06 10 2020

    GDF WEBINAR | WHAT IS THE IMPACT OF CLIMATE CHANGE ON BARN DESIGN

    We are proud to announce that Sue Hagenson, Senior Dairy Expert, Artex Barn Solutions will present on the topic Impact of Climate Change on your barn design. Date: WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 28th, 2020

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  • ON DEMAND | EPIGENETICS. FOR THE FUTURE WE NEED NOT TO PREDICT, BUT TO ENABLE IT
    17 09 2020

    ON DEMAND | EPIGENETICS. FOR THE FUTURE WE NEED NOT TO PREDICT, BUT TO ENABLE IT

    Webinar On Demand Registration link: http://ow.ly/AxPL50Btw7P W hat a fantastic webinar! An animals genes determine if it has the potential for a high milk production. However, recent science shows that the environment, specifically during rearing, plays just as important a role, or maybe even more important a role in determining if that animal’s genes are fully expressed, which is necessary to reach the animals full potential.

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  • GDF WEBINAR | FOR THE FUTURE WE NEED NOT TO PREDICT, BUT TO ENABLE IT
    14 09 2020

    GDF WEBINAR | FOR THE FUTURE WE NEED NOT TO PREDICT, BUT TO ENABLE IT

    GDF WEBINAR | FOR THE FUTURE WE NEED NOT TO PREDICT, BUT TO ENABLE IT Webinar Registration link: http://ow.ly/UdQV50Bq79M We are so enthousiastic about our upcoming webinar! An animals genes determine if it has the potential for a high milk production. However, recent science shows that the environment, specifically during rearing, plays just as important a role, or maybe even more important a role in determining if that animal’s genes are fully expressed, which is necessary to reach the animals full potential.

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  • ON DEMAND GDF Webinar | Responsible Feeding
    17 08 2020

    ON DEMAND GDF Webinar | Responsible Feeding

    Responsible feeding is an important and trending topic. Our partner De Heus shared with us how they contribute to this challenge every day during a webinar on Tuesday August 25th.

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  • GDF EXCLUSIVE EVENT | MY DEAR FRIEND, WE NEED TO TALK!
    20 07 2020

    GDF EXCLUSIVE EVENT | MY DEAR FRIEND, WE NEED TO TALK!

    During this event we look at 'How can the supplying industry best service us farmers in times of social distancing and less physical moments of contact?' What do I, a dairy farmer, prefer?

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  • CHANGE OF DATE | Our Exclusive GDF Event changed its date to July 22nd.
    02 07 2020

    CHANGE OF DATE | Our Exclusive GDF Event changed its date to July 22nd.

    Our next online GDF event "My friend, we need to talk" will be moved to Wednesday July 22nd.

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  • ON DEMAND GDF WEBINAR | IN CONTROL OF YOUR DAIRY
    18 06 2020

    ON DEMAND GDF WEBINAR | IN CONTROL OF YOUR DAIRY

    "Take ownership of your dairy processes" Watch this webinar on demand now!

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  • GDF SOLUTION CENTER | QUOTES
    12 06 2020

    GDF SOLUTION CENTER | QUOTES

    During our GDF Solution Center (GDF SC) our dairy farmers educate and inspire each other.

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  • GDF SOLUTION CENTER | QUOTES
    08 06 2020

    GDF SOLUTION CENTER | QUOTES

    During our GDF Solution Center (GDF SC) our dairy farmers educate and inspire each other.

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  • GDF WEBINAR | IN CONTROL OF YOUR DAIRY FARM
    04 06 2020

    GDF WEBINAR | IN CONTROL OF YOUR DAIRY FARM

    Future proof farming is something we all want to do. You can register now for our GDF Webinar! Join us at our practical webinar where the essence of the message is "Take ownership of your dairy processes using Lean"

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  • GDF WEBINAR
    18 05 2020

    GDF WEBINAR

    You can register now for our GDF Webinar! With current and future water, land, and environmental restrictions, how can we sustainably meet the nutritional needs of our animals while increasing their genetic potential and conserving energy? The GDF WEBINAR will be led by Mr. John de Jonge and Mr. Brandon Peterson.

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  • GDF WEBINAR
    07 05 2020

    GDF WEBINAR

    You can register now for our GDF Webinar! The first GDF WEBINAR will be led by Mr. Mels Boer. He is Hoogwegt's Global Dairy Analyst.

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  • GDF SOLUTION CENTER | QUOTES
    23 04 2020

    GDF SOLUTION CENTER | QUOTES

    With Covid-19 around us & impacting us all, it's difficult to remain positive.Talking to your GDFarmer friends from around the globe might in some sense alleviate the problems faced.

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  • NEWS | GDF CONGRESS 2021
    02 04 2020

    NEWS | GDF CONGRESS 2021

    GDF’s pillars are to look at the future, to look at what is happening globally and how that could affects your farming business.

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  • GDF EVENT | GDF CONGRESS
    30 03 2020

    GDF EVENT | GDF CONGRESS

    Throwback time! And...soon we will make an announcement about our GDF Congress 2021!

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  • PARTNER UDPATE | Lely closes a fantastic year with record sales of Astronaut A5 milking robots
    16 03 2020

    PARTNER UDPATE | Lely closes a fantastic year with record sales of Astronaut A5 milking robots

    Maassluis, March 9 2020 - 2019 was an exceptional year for Lely. The Lely Astronaut A5 milking robot, which was introduced in 2018, generated record sales. Sales of other Lely robotics in the 46 countries we’re active in shows that the adoption of robots in dairy farms is continuing worldwide. Lely’s performance was noticed throughout the world in 2019. In April, the company was voted ‘Family Business of the Year’, and Lely was officially certified as a ‘Great Place to Work’ at the end of the year. 2019 also marked Alexander van der Lely’s announcement that he would become chairman of Lely’s new Supervisory Board. On 1 January, he was replaced as CEO by Andre van Troost, a former member of the company’s Executive Board. The Supervisory Board’s task is to ensure that Lely continues to be a robust family business in the future.

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  • EVENT | Dairy herd immunology and the future of antibiotics
    26 02 2020

    EVENT | Dairy herd immunology and the future of antibiotics

    You might have seen his name and picture in our previous announcements. We are very proud to have Dr. Scott Nordstrom speaking at our dairy seminar as well as giving workshops at our dairy workshop booth!

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  • GDF Seminar & Workshops Abu Dhabi
    10 02 2020

    GDF Seminar & Workshops Abu Dhabi

    GDF and VIV International are proudly collaborating at the VIVMEA exhibition in Abu Dhabi, U.A.E. March 2020. There will be a GDF Seminar and GDF will have a GDF Dairy Workshop Booth at the expo grounds.

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