Welcome to the Trehane Trust

What is the Trehane Trust?

The Trehane Trust was set up in 1977 in recognition of the outstanding contribution to the UK and global dairy industry made by Dorset dairy farmer Sir Richard Trehane through his role as Chairman of the Milk Marketing Board. 

Dairy industry scholarships on offer

An opportunity to join a dairy industry network

Scholar for life

“Being awarded a dairy scholarship is only the trigger. What it offers is a lifetime of benefit from this phenomenal network; in my own business ventures and in my influence and contributions to the whole dairy industry.”

John Alvis, scholar 1983, dairy farmer and cheesemaker, past chair RABDF.

Recent News & Reports

Latest News

Trehane scholars tackling key topics including: The future of the UK organic dairy sector and Inspiring the next generation of dairy entrepreneurs.


A Trehane Fellowship report looks at the roadmap to net zero.