23/04/2024 09:00:00
Think Dairy Careers Expo
Starting in: 22 Days 13 Hours
23 April 2024
09:00AM - 05:00PM

Borderway Mart, Carlisle

Join us at the UK dairy industry’s first career focused event to engage and inspire the next generation to consider the opportunities the sector has to offer!

Led by Digital Dairy Chain, in partnership with Harrison and Hetherington at their Carlisle Auction Mart, this will be a one-day event with secondary school visits staggered throughout the day.

Think Dairy will showcase the wide variety of careers within the dairy sector, highlight the abundance of STEM-based roles, and allow students to meet the industry’s key businesses and employers.

Attractions will include:

  • An interactive exhibition with stands hosted by a variety of dairy businesses. The stands will be thought-provoking and activity based.
  • Exhibitors will be encouraged to run internships or work experience as a follow-on from the event itself.
  • Practical skills and dairy trades will be showcased including; milking, clipping and hoof trimming demonstrations.
  • Students will take part in a mock cattle auction in the main auction ring.
  • There will also be presentations from inspirational young dairy professionals on their route into the industry.