1 September 2000

TECHNOLOGYCANBEAREALALLY…

HOW can technology help manage cows and run a dairy business? Drop in to the new Dairy Technology Centre at this years European Dairy Farming Event at Stoneleigh on Sept 20 and 21, to find out from the 15 exhibitors offering internet services and computer programs.

Increasing requirements for detailed herd records to meet farm assurance requirements and BCMS applications means that many producers are spending more time in the office.

The Dairy Technology Centre will offer the opportunity to compare a wide range of the computer software on offer for herd management, from companies such as Agrisoft, Computing for Farming, Datag, Farm Data, Farmplan Computer Systems, Fearing International, Orchid Data and Shearwell Data.

Many companies also offer farm accounts software, including Farm Data, Datag, Farmplan Computer Systems and Landmark.

Offering information on the internet are farmers weekly Interactive (FWI), Farming on Line, Global Farmers and United Business Media.

For details of the agricultural goods and services you can buy over the internet check Global Farmers, Farm Express and FWi exchange – an online auction selling a range of goods.

ITEXHIBITORS

&#8226 Agrisoft.

&#8226 Datatag.

&#8226 CIS.

&#8226 Computing for Farming.

&#8226 Farm Data.

&#8226 Farm Express.

&#8226 Farming on Line.

&#8226 Farmplan Computer Systems.

&#8226 Fearing international.

&#8226 FWi – farmers weekly Interactive.

&#8226 Global Farmers.

&#8226 Landmark.

&#8226 Orchid Data.

&#8226 Shearwell Data.

&#8226 United Business Media.