New ways to build profitable dairy businesses through co-operation will be revealed at a series of Share to Milk meetings in the south west this month.

Farmers, including Farmers Weekly’s Dairy Farmer of the Year Stuart Bacon, and a range of experts on finance and farming are lined up.

The events, organised by English Farming and Food Partnerships and funded by the MDC and DEFRA, take place as follows:

  • 19 April 2006 – Bath and West Showground, Shepton Mallet. 
  • 20 April 2006 – The Tiverton Hotel, Tiverton, Devon.
  • 28 April 2005 – The Lanhydrock Golf Club, Bodmin, Cornwall.