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The International Dairy Federation (IDF) World Dairy Summit takes place in Daejeon, South Korea, from October 15-19, 2018. Pic: ©Getty Images/Clausebitz.S

IDF World Dairy Summit 2018 in South Korea to look at smart technology

By Jim Cornall

The application of information and communication technology (ICT) has transformed dairy farms into smart farms, giving the dairy sector a boost. The Internet of Things (IoT), the use of data and robotics is enhancing efficiency and productivity in farm...

Emond said taking on the role at the IDF has been made a little easier because of her dairy industry experience, as well as having previously worked in Brussels, where the IDF is based.

Emond settles in to IDF role

By Jim Cornall

Earlier this year, the International Dairy Federation (IDF) welcomed its new director general, Caroline Emond.

Following the 105th IDF Dairy Summit in Rotterdam (above) in 2016, the summit in 2017 is being held in Northern Ireland, before moving to South Korea in 2018.

IDF monitoring Korean tension

By Jim Cornall

The International Dairy Federation (IDF) has told DairyReporter it is monitoring the situation on the Korean peninsula as the war of words between the US and North Korea intensifies.


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