Many farmers keep animals in summer camps, and many do so in winter. Exercise for cows. Fresh air. Reduced care costs? Is it really that…
Despite the decrease in prices for milk raw materials in Europe, too much export supply for dairy products and weak demand on foreign markets, attractive…
Dear colleagues, we invite you to take part in the rating "Dairy Records of Ukraine", the results of which will be summed up during the XV International Dairy Congress, which will be held February 28 - March 1, 2022 in the "KyivExpoPlaza" (Amsterdam, 1, Berezivka , Kyiv region).
According to the results of 2021, milk processing enterprises received 3 million 197.8 thousand tons of milk, which is 8.9% less than in 2020. At the same time, the share of milk from industrial farms is 4.5 times higher than the volume of supplies from the homestead sector, and the extra grade in the structure of supplies surpassed last year's figures by 10%.
According to various estimates, 20 to 50% of productivity in dairy farming does not depend on technology or equipment on farms, but on management - that is, on how staff work. The issue of team motivation is important.
The 15th International Dairy Congress will be held from February 28 to March 1, 2022.
According to published preliminary data of the SSSU, the total number of cows in Ukraine as of January 1, 2022 decreased by 6.6% - to 1 million 563.3 thousand heads.
One of the requirements of the new Law on Veterinary Medicine is a ban on the use of antibiotics in animal husbandry for prophylactic purposes. Vitalii Bashynskyi, the head of the Public Council at the State Service of Ukraine of Food Safety and Consumer Protection, explains why such a need arose and how it concerns dairy farms.