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Estonian Dairy Cluster

The purpose of the association is to find new opportunities for creating higher value added from the perspective of dairy production and processing chain, improve economic performance of sector enterprises and increase global competitiveness through cooperation and various innovation activities.

EXPORT

By developing the production of breeding heifers as a new product category with high export potential, we contribute to versatile export capacity of the
sector.

BREEDING

Preparation of the evaluation system based on genomic breeding criteria for Estonian
dairy cattle.

FEEDING

Feeding strategy of young stock for effective and sustainable reproduction of dairy herds. Development of feeding costs
optimisation model.

Milk connects many activities

HERD HEALTH

Herd health management programme implementation along with economic impact assessment. Advanced technology development for rapid determining of mastitis.

QUALITY OF MILK

Development of updated raw milk quality criteria set.
Economic assessment of the impact of dry matter content of milk on the actors of the value chain.

MAVAS

Testing and implementation of novel biosensing system, which allows rapid multiplex detection of the most common mastitis-causing bacteria in farm environment.

HERD HEALTH

Herd health management programme along with development of methodology for economic impact assessment. Advanced biosensor-based technology development for rapid determining of preclinical phase of mastitis.

QUALITY OF MILK

Development of raw milk quality criteria set supporting safety, special requirements based on market demand and production efficiency. Economic assessment of the impact of dry matter content of milk on the actors of the value chain and price formation mechanism.

MAVAS

Testing and implementation of novel biosensing system, which allows rapid multiplex detection of the most common mastitis-causing bacteria in farm environment.

About us

Estonian Dairy Cluster is an open non-profit association of natural and legal persons. The purpose of the association is to find new opportunities for creating higher value added from the perspective of dairy production and processing chain, improve economic performance of sector enterprises and increase global competitiveness through cooperation and various innovation activities.

Hardi tamm

Member of the Board

NEWS

Dairy cluster received funding for implementing digitalisation action plan

On 21.02.2019, PRIA approved digitalisation action plan of Estonian Dairy Cluster. The ideas behind it have been collected in the…

Kaiu LT OÜ opened an extension of dairy barn complex

On 5.02.2019, Kaiu LT OÜ in Karitsa village, Rapla county, opened a new dairy barn for 500 dairy cows. New…

Dairy Forum 2018 presented the interim results of two Dairy Cluster projects

Dairy Forum 2018 held on 3 October 2018 in Rakvere focused on creating greater added value in dairy sector. This…