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Newsletter May 2020

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May 2020

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Newsletter - February 2020

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Newsletter December 2019

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December 2019

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Newsletter November 2019

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November 2019

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Newsletter October 2019

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November 2019

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Newsletter September 2019

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Newsletter August 2019

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August 2019

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Newsletter June 2019

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Newsletter May 2019

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Newsletter April 2019

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Newsletter March 2019

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March 2019

Well it's another beautiful sunny day in Shropshire at SDT HQ with the daffodils in full bloom and to add to the yellow décor of Spring the rapeseed flowers are making an early appearance too! Doesn't it just lift your morale hinting that summer is on its way! 

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Newsletter February 2019

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February 2019

What a balmy or should I say barmy start to Spring, not that anyone is complaining I am sure! It is incredible that this time last year we were encountering the white stuff while at the time of writing the temperature is reminiscent of summer, long may it remain! This will ...

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Newsletter January 2019

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January 2019

I think we've reached that time in January when you stop wishing 'Happy New Year' but I hope you have had a good start to 2019 and the year is a successful one for you! In this newsletter you will be updated on our exciting plans for 2019 and some ...

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Newsletter December 2018

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December 2018

As the festivities of the season gather momentum and the future of Brexit has us all guessing it is a pleasure to wish you all a very happy and restful Christmas and a peaceful, healthy and successful 2019.

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Newsletter November 2018

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November 2018

November has been a very busy month with the Autumn Symposium taking place at Wyke Farms Sustainable Energy Centre along with a visit to the Kingshay Agri-EPI Centre, Beard Hill Farm, both of which will be covered in this newsletter. Also, you will be introduced to two exciting new publications, ...

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Newsletter October 2018

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October 2018

With the clocks going back last weekend and the end of the year on the horizon cheer yourself up by attending the forthcoming SDT Autumn Symposium - see details below. The symposium provides an excellent opportunity to meet up with like minded people and develop your knowledge in an enjoyable ...

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Newsletter September 2018

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September 2018

As the weather has turned somewhat cooler and Autumnal since my last newsletter, I hope that the exciting forthcoming SDT events will succeed in adding warmth and colour to the forthcoming months. In this edition, besides providing information on the events, Dr Mike Lewis has kindly contributed an article relating ...

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Newsletter August 2018

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August 2018

I am delighted to now be fully in post as Executive Director but am very thankful to Liz (& the Council) for agreeing to support me for the forthcoming few months while I learn the ropes. It is a real tonic for me being back associated with the dairy industry ...

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Newsletter July 2018

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July 2018

Sadly we have to report the death of our patron, Lord Wade of Chorlton, on 7th June at the age of 85. A copy of his obituary can be viewed further down in this newsletter. 
Please note the new address for the Society: Elmete Lodge, 1 Anvil Close, Tibberton, ...

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Newsletter June 2018

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June 2018

The year is hotting up with May being a glorious month and of course, the hottest event of the year rapidly approaching... the Annual Dinner. If you haven't bought your ticket yet please hurry as the closing date for bookings is 6th July. BOOK HERE using the booking form or ...

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Newsletter May 2018

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May 2018

It has been a busy few months, with the planning of the Spring Conference taking up much of my time but the changes to Data Protection legislation have also soaked up many hours. Members sign up to receiving this newsletter and also agree (or not) to publicising their telephone and ...

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Newsletter April 2018

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April 2018

Well, Easter came and went and the weather stayed cold. Perhaps by the time the next newsletter comes out it will be warmer and sunnier.
In this newsletter, read about how to nominate someone for the Brian Peacock Award for Dairy Technologist of the Year, the true cost of ...

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Newsletter March 2018

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March 2018

I think I use the term Spring in its broadest sense...
Don't forget to book for the Spring Conference in April and you can also book for the Annual Dinner and Summer Symposium, using our on-line booking system. This newsletter also gives details of some awards to members so ...

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Newsletter February 2018

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February 2018

As you will recall from previous newsletters, I am retiring as Executive Director of the Society later this year and the recruitment process is now in train. See below for details of how to apply for this exciting and important role.

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Newsletter January 2018

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January 2018

As usual, the office is busy with plans for our events this year. We have an exciting programme for our Spring Conference and the Annual Dinner plans are well underway. The publications committee have also been busy and in this newsletter you can read about this year's bumper volume of ...

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Newsletter December 2017

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December 2017

As we approach the finale of the festive period the Society wishes you all a very happy and restful Christmas and a Peaceful and successful 2018. It is going to be another busy year for us and in looking back at 2017 we can see that the Society is in ...

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Newsletter September 2017

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September 2017

1st July subscriptions are now very overdue and you may well have been receiving email reminders; you can now renew online. If you think you may need to renew, go to the website and log in; if you need to renew it will tell you and if you get into ...

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Newsletter July 2017

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July 2017

What a month it has been. I hope that those of you that were due to renew got the automatic reminder and I apologise for the early glitch caused by a "mis-coding" in the system. All sorted now. if you haven't renewed yet, please do so otherwise you are unable ...

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Newsletter May 2017

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May 2017

I hope that the first thing that you have noticed about this month's newsletter is our new logo! We used it at the Spring Conference where it was well received and we are starting to use it widely now.
In this newsletter there is a reminder about the Annual ...

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Newsletter Spring 2017

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March 2017

Well, the Spring Conference is nearly here and a massive thanks to everybody for your support. We have approximately 170 delegates attending and that is a record for recent years. I hope to have time to meet many of those of you who are going and you will also get ...

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Newsletter February 2017

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February 2017

Whilst we have just felt the presence of storm Doris, we are now getting signs of spring in the form of warmth in the sun, snowdrops, daffodils and primroses in the hedgerows. So that means that just around the corner is our Spring Conference in Cork. Many of you have ...

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Newsletter January 2017

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January 2017

Happy New Year to all of our members; I hope it is a successful, peaceful and prosperous one for all. Lots seems to be happening so this is a full newsletter!
 

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Newsletter November 2016

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November 2016

Our AGM and Annual symposium took place on 9th November (see below) and we welcome our new Section Chairman for the South West Section, Alex Duckworth. We hope to have some events in the Section soon. If you are interested in organising an event in your area, let me know ...

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November October 2016

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October 2016

Don't forget to book a place at our forthcoming Food Safety Symposium, where we shall be looking at some of the processes and tools used in food safety. This is on 9th November at the University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington, Leicestershire. The last date for booking is 2nd November which ...

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Newsletter August 2016

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September 2016

We have had a very busy few weeks here with subscription renewals, the annual dinner and Nantwich International Cheese Awards all packed into a short space. However, renewals are on-going and thank you to those of you who were so prompt in sending in your subscriptions. However, there are about ...

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Newsletter June 2016

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June 2016

Summer has arrived in the South West of the country and whilst I was listening to reports of the home counties needing their central heating on, we, along with much of the west of the country, were bathed in warm sunshine. How nice for a change!
 

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Newsletter May 2016

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May 2016

The weather is improving, Spring is here and we have already held our Spring Conference. The report for this is below. The next event in our year is the Annual Dinner and I shall shortly be sending out notices regarding this. You can book ahead of this if you wish ...

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Newsletter March 2016

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March 2016

Spring has sprung here in Cornwall and the Spring Conference is just around the corner. BOOK NOW! I hope to meet many of you at this event on the 14th and 15th April. Reading is a great venue and we are lucky enough to be able to get a peek ...

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Newsletter February 2016

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February 2016

Read on for details of the Spring conference booking, sponsorship opportunities at events and the programme for the Annual Dinner and Aligned with Industry event on 25th July.  Students, read about the closing date for the Dairy Industry Student Award 2016!

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Newsletter December 2015

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December 2015

Another year ends and 2016 is just around the corner. What has the year been like for us as a Society?  Well, we have had six events, ten newsletters, one new book in the Technical Series, attended Nantwich International Cheese Awards (ICA), launched a new award with the ICA for the ...

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Newsletter Autumn 2015

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September 2015

The Autumn Symposium is rapidly approaching and we have another excellent programme with five speakers this year.  All of our events are becoming ever more popular so I recommend early booking.  We continue to move these events around the country to make our events more accessible to all, so if ...

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Newsletter August 2015

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August 2015

Another month has come and gone and the Society has been busy again.  In this newsletter we have a report on the Annual Dinner and our student awards, our first Invitational Dairy Lecture given by Dr Kieren Kilcawley of Teagasc, Nantwich International Cheese Awards and some preliminary details of our ...

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Newsletter May 2015

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May 2015

It has been an odd start to the year, weather-wise, with a mild winter and a cool Spring.  However, foraging is well under way now and the show season is also in full swing.  We shall be at Nantwich International Cheese Show again and it is preceded by our Annual ...

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Newsletter April 2015

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April 2015

Another Spring Conference has come and gone, but there are still lots of events in the calendar.  In this bulletin we have links to the presentations from the Conference and news of a free event, the annual dinner and other events.  Plus, member, John Sumner, attended the AHDB Annual Outlook ...

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Newsletter March 2015

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March 2015

What a week; Northern lights, eclipse and very soon the first Spring Conference in Northern Ireland for several years.  It promises to be a great one, so if you still want to go, email an application NOW!  We have 14 trade stands and lots of delegates from both sides of ...

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Newsletter February 2015

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February 2015

Apologies for any confusion during the transfer to the on-line membership database.  If you haven't logged on to the new system you will need your membership number and the password and as the window for generic log-in is now closed, you will need to email me for these.
It ...

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Newsletter January 2015

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January 2015

Well, another January and already it is half way through!  I hope that everyone had a good festive season and this newsletter gives you some detail of two events in the early part of this year.

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Newsletter December 2014

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December 2014

Well where did 2014 go?  In terms of the Society in went like this:

Spring Conference
Southern Ireland Section workshop
New book in the Technical series published
Annual Dinner
Nantwich show
Eden Study tour
Autumn Symposium
New online publication produced
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Newsletter Autumn/Winter 2014

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September 2014

I hope you have all had a good few weeks and all prepared for the Christmas production if that affects your business. We have been very busy at the Society, as this Newsletter indicates.  We have had the Eden Graduation; Study Tour; we have the Symposium next week and are ...

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Newsletter Autumn 2014

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August 2014

The Annual Dinner has come and gone, as has Nantwich and, seemingly, the summer too.  This newsletter has reports of these events and also information about our forthcoming One-day Symposium, Food Safety in the Dairy Industry.  This is to be held at Harper Adams University on November 12th.  We have ...

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Newsletter July 2014

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July 2014

Where is this year going to?  July already; the Spring Conference has been and gone, memberships have renewed and Nantwich Show and the Annual Dinner is on its way at the end of the month - next week in fact!  In this bulletin we have reports of the Southern Ireland ...

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Newsletter February 2014

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February 2014

I hope you all had a successful and happy festive season and are managing to avoid the floods that we have had for the last two months.  In this bulletin you will find information on our events for 2014, including the Spring Conference on the topic of Innovation in the ...

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Newsletter February 2011

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February 2011

Welcome to the second electronic Newsletter that replaces the paper version previously sent out with the Journal. 

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