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Discover Dairy in your everyday

Welcome to This is Dairy Farming

A celebration of all things related to the dairy farm. Join us as we explore how milk is made, why dairy farmers and their cows are so important to Britain, and just how dairy farming touches our lives. In fact, the milk in your tea is just one of the ways you Discover Dairy in your everyday. If you want to get involved, you'll find details of local events, shows and competitions right here. Take a look!

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The Journey of Milk

TV’s Adam Henson discovers the fascinating journey milk takes to get from the field to the household fridge.

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Splash of Milk

What price milk?

Would paying more for our milk solve today's milk price crisis? Countryfile investigates.

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Mary Quicke

Farmer diary: Mary Quicke MBE

Mary Quicke's family has been farming for more than 450 years. The dairy is the heart of the farm, where 500 cows produce creamy milk for her award-winning cheeses. Read all the latest news from Mary's farm here.

Mary's diary
Red Tractor

Red Tractor

Look out for a quality logo on packaging, not just on milk, but on other products such as butter, cheese and yogurt. The flag in the Red Tractor logo, for example the Union Jack, indicates the origin of the produce.

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Milk splash

Support dairy farming in Britain

In the current climate, as dairy farmers face many financial challenges, we want you to get a feel for the passion and commitment that goes into every drop of milk. Find out more on how you can help.

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Victoria Sponge

Dairy Goodness

Discover Dairy in your everyday... cooking! This month, why not try you hand at making a yummy Victoria sponge, ideal for on mother’s day with a nice cup of tea.

Brought to you by Britain's dairy farmers and their cows.

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Get down to the Moovies! See our latest videos in our Watch section

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Cow of the month

Cow of the Month

Our dairy farmers love their cows – but no two cows are the same. Each month, we'll issue a new 'card' showcasing one of our lovely ladies' and her unique qualities. As the Trump cards increase, you can compare and contrast each cow's story.

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Farmer Profiles

Discover and immerse yourself in the passionate and intriguing world of our dairy farmers. Read and explore their profiles and discover more about living and working on a dairy farm.

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Job of the month

Job of the Month

We're highlighting careers within dairy industry. This month, it's the dairy farmer's time to shine. Find out exactly what they do and what it takes to be a dairy farmer in Britain here.

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