March 14 2019
Healthy cows, smooth transition periods, high milk production and reproductive success. It’s the ideal situation on any dairy farm, but it’s not always reality. “Why not?” is the...
March 14 2019
The National Milk Producers Federation voiced strong support for the DAIRY PRIDE Act today, calling it another means toward a crucial end for consumers: the end of mislabeled non-dairy produc
March 14 2019
Food banks across the state of Michigan will receive a new batch of milk and cheese this year, thanks to a dairy cooperative and processor, the Michigan Milk Producers Association (MMPA). MMPA c
March 14 2019
The Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association (WCMA) applauds U.S. Senators Tammy Baldwin (D-Wisconsin) and Jim Risch (R-Idaho) on the reintroduction of the DAIRY PRIDE Act, a proposal which would require t
March 14 2019
Evan Cole Dipersloot, an animal sciences student in the UF/IFAS College of Agricultural and Life Sciences (CALS), hopes to one day work as a dairy cattle nutritionist. He is one step closer to r
March 13 2019
Wisconsin Dairy Farmer Films These films celebrate and showcase the positive associations people have with dairy farmers while sharing stories about environmental stewardship, innovation, animal
March 13 2019
World Dairy Expo leaders elected officers at the annual March meetings of the Board of Directors, Commercial Exhibitor Committee and Dairy Cattle Exhibitor Committee. Comprised of dairy producer
March 13 2019
About one in nine people working in Wisconsin holds a job related to agriculture. Agriculture is the cornerstone – one of the most important components of our state’s strong and diverse econ
March 12 2019
This year for 2019 Lely North America will be hosting their FMS Conference in Ottawa, Canada in April.The FMSNA team has worked hard on securing visionary and top notch speakersfor our conferenc
March 12 2019
In recognition of National School Breakfast Week March 4-8, American Dairy Association North East hosted an event in Annapolis, Maryland, to recognize the state’s successful school breakfast p
March 12 2019
The Michigan Milk Producers Association recently paid $1.5 million in cash patronage refunds to its dairy farmer member-owners. This cash allocation represents 100 percent of the farm supply ear
March 12 2019
Greater Lansing food pantries can now provide more fresh milk to their clients thanks to the new milk cooler donated by the United Dairy Industry of Michigan (UDIM). UDIM donated milk coolers to
March 11 2019
Know a high school student interested in a career or furthering their education in the dairy industry – farming, food system, veterinary fields and beyond? Make sure they are registered
March 11 2019
Fifty-two students from six Western U.S. universities and one Canadian college traveled to Ogden, Utah, for the 14th annual Western Dairy Challenge on February 21 – 23, 2019. The contest was h
March 11 2019
Reading and interpreting a nutrient management plan (NMP) can be intimidating. The plan has a lot of charts, numbers, and symbols. Restriction maps include a lot of squiggly lines, different col
March 11 2019
ANIMART, LLC today announced it is merging with Animal Profiling Inc. (API), a diagnostic lab services and animal health data provider. The addition of API will help evolve ANIMART into a more i
March 11 2019
North American Intercollegiate Dairy Challenge® (NAIDC) awarded Dr. Stan Henderson, Professor Emeritus from Cal Poly, the Dairy Challenge Founders Awards during the Western Dairy Management Con
March 11 2019
After a successful launch of their Spanish on la Granja 101 course in January, Dairy Girl Network is now re-offering the course as well as an intermediate 201 level. Both Spanish courses are com
March 11 2019
Today, 54 veterinary students from around the world received scholarships from Merck Animal Health, in partnership with the American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF). Through the Merck Anima
March 11 2019
While dairy farmers have been trudging through years of low prices with little relief in sight, other facets of agriculture, such as specialty vegetable and fruit crops, can also relate