Michigan State University’s Dairy Team focuses on dairy production by bringing together educators and researchers who have a commitment to enhance the competitive advantage of Michigan dairy producers and Michigan’s dairy industry. Through specialized dairy programs, ranging from online resources and educational seminars to dairy educators located throughout the state, the MSU Dairy Team provides Michigan’s dairy industry with easy-to-access information on a consistent basis.
Dairy Margin Protection Program Webinar
Dr. Chris Wolf and Roger Betz of Michigan State University Extension present a webinar about the Margin Protection Program (MPP) for Dairy prior to the signup deadline for 2016. Dr. Wolf also presents a dairy outlook. (Webinar recorded on Sept. 25, 2015)
The MSU Extension Dairy Team 2013-2014 Annual Report highlights our team’s activities during July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2014.
MSUE Dairy News
Producers are finding health advantages to placing newborn calves in a warm environment where they can be quickly dried and cared for during their first few hours.
Posted on November 24, 2015 9:59am by Faith Cullens
Announcement of annual tax adjustments have been released with some changes and some staying the same.
Posted on November 23, 2015 9:55am by Dennis Stein
As you look around the area at farms, some changes from times past are evident even from the road.
Posted on November 19, 2015 11:01am by Phil Durst
The Nov. 5-8, 2015 School Nutrition Association of Michigan Conference in Battle Creek featured a dairy tour coordinated by UDIM.
Posted on November 19, 2015 9:48am by Kendra Wills
Pesticide applicator training and certification programs improve pesticide use practices in Michigan by ensuring certified applicators receive up-to-date information on pesticide regulation, handling and application.
Posted on November 17, 2015 3:10pm by James DeDecker
As an employer, you want your employees to follow the procedures that you have set, you want them to do what you say, and you want it done now and consistently done. However, we will not achieve those characteristics by command.
Posted on November 17, 2015 9:28am by Phil Durst
Midwest cropland lease rates declining with slight shift to flexible leases.
Posted on November 16, 2015 5:20pm by Curtis Talley, Jr.
Helping Michigan farmers reduce their energy expenses is the focus of one-day workshops being held around the state.
Posted on November 16, 2015 2:29pm by Charles Gould
Michigan residents can help determine where Extension faculty and staff members should place their emphasis.
Posted on November 16, 2015 11:10am by Beth Stuever
After a successful harvest, the next step with on-farm grain storage is to keep the grain in good condition until it is shipped.
Posted on November 11, 2015 10:03am by Marilyn Thelen
MSUE Dairy Events
Date: Dec 8, 2015 - Sep 13, 2016
Location: Isabella County Building, Room 320, 200 N. Main Street, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858
Date: Dec 10, 2015
Location: Presque Isle District Library, 181 E. Erie St., Rogers City, MI 49779