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Dairy Council

EU Sustainable Dairy

The EU Sustainable Dairy Programme is a European funded multi–country programme from the European Milk Forum (EMF), which includes the Dairy Council for Northern Ireland. It aims to disseminate facts and solutions on how to create a sustainable dairy sector in Europe. 


As part of the EU Sustainable Dairy Programme, DCNI holds a series of Symposia bringing together dairy sector leaders and sustainability experts to share their knowledge and experience of the latest research and best practice.

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Case Study Videos

DCNI has produced a series of videos as part of the EU Sustainable Dairy Programme showcasing sustainable dairy practices in Northern Ireland. From local research projects which have led to significant environmental benefits on farms, to cutting-edge technologies adopted by our dairy processors to improve energy efficiency. 

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Fact Books

As part of EU Sustainable Dairy Programme, the Dairy Council for Northern Ireland publishes a series of fact books, which detail some of the key research and knowledge transfer initiatives in from the Northern Ireland dairy sector. 

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