Entries by Sam Rex

Kite Update – Oct 2018

In this issue… • Employee engagement
• Testing silage with dried & ground NIR
• Louise Hartley scholarship selection day
• Agriscot
• Introducing Nial O’Boyle
• Farmers and cloud accounting
• Dairy farming with technology

Kite Update – May 2018

In this issue…
• Recap on heifer feeding
• Should we be communicating or celebrating dairy farming?
• Highlights from Florida Nutrition Symposium 2018
• Making Tax Digital
• General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)

Kite Update – February 2018

In this issue…

• Brexit report overview
• No more PPI calls!
• Multi-cut update
• Labour survey
• Highlights from this year’s Florida Nutrition Symposium
• Effective People Management course

What will Brexit mean for the UK Dairy Sector

Brexit is the single biggest factor to affect British
agriculture for many generations. Its impact on trade
relations, the form of future farm support, access
to foreign markets and currency will be huge. Kite
Consulting has put together this report to outline the
possible ramifications of different forms of Brexit on
the UK dairy industry, and to draw conclusions on the
likelihood of each scenario.

Kite Update – January 2018

In this issue…

• Fine tuning fat %
• Looking ahead – heifers in the pipeline
• Introducing compact feeding
• Making Tax Digital
• New Succession Planning Service

Farm Antibiotics Presenting the Facts

Antibiotic Reduction Kite is proud to be involved in pioneering work establishing levels of antibiotic usage within UK dairy farming, helping farmers to understand what is being used and look at ways of reducing usage.  Our partners on this project include Solway Vets, ASDA, Co-Op, Cropwell Bishop Creamery, Trewithen Dairy and Longley farm. “Measuring and […]

Kite Open Day 2017

Kite Farm Open Days At our Farm Open Days we focus on the key issues that make a difference.   We create a friendly, positive environment where the topics are relevant, well researched, practically based and with achievable outcomes.  As with our consultancy offer, we aim to enthuse our customers to encourage best practice and profitable […]

Kite Update – October 2017

In this issue…

• Sulphur – is it limiting your grassland output?
• Much to learn from Minneapolis
• Tips for the pre-weaning stage
• The Prince’s Farm Resilience Programme