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.
Optimizing Dairy Farm Profit meetings will be offered in 7 locations across Michigan in February and March. Click here for more information about the program, including registration details.
Learn about dairy-related educational programs being offered by MSU Extension in the 2016 Dairy Programs Booklet.
MSUE Dairy News
Working on a dairy farm can provide competitive wages and stable employment.
Posted on February 3, 2016 2:02pm by Faith Cullens
Join us March 19, 2016, as we address what’s next for Michigan agriculture production and land management.
Posted on February 2, 2016 5:18pm by Erin Lizotte
Upcoming winter dairy program will focus on optimizing farm profits, find a location near you.
Posted on February 1, 2016 10:09am by Marianne Buza
What exactly is done to milk after it reaches the processing plant, and why do they do it?
Posted on February 1, 2016 10:02am by Stan Moore
What does a good employee meeting look like? How can we do a better job of communicating in meetings? Take a look at one meeting as an example; then plan your own.
Posted on February 1, 2016 9:45am by Phil Durst
Learn more about Jersey dairy cattle and other major dairy cattle breeds in the United States.
Posted on January 27, 2016 4:07pm by Melissa Elischer
Panel member is to addresses biomass heating system on Michigan dairy farms at the Powering Michigan Agriculture with Renewable Energy Conference.
Posted on January 27, 2016 2:51pm by Charles Gould
Jackson County farmer recognized for his leadership, accomplishments and passion for the dairy industry at the 2016 Great Lakes Regional Dairy Conference.
Posted on January 26, 2016 1:04pm by Nichole Hersch
Farmers to learn about implementing renewable energy at the Powering Michigan Agriculture Conference
Participants will learn how to identify the technology suitable to meet energy management goals on their farm, and how to obtain the resources and tools necessary to implement these technologies.
Posted on January 25, 2016 1:39pm by Charles Gould
Producers at the Great Lakes Regional Dairy Conference will hear from industry experts on genomics, nutrition, consumer education and management of their dairies in times of low milk prices.
Posted on January 22, 2016 10:35am by Megghan Honke Seidel
MSUE Dairy Events
Date: Feb 16, 2016
Location: Michigan State University Extension Office, 171 Dawson Street, Sandusky, Michigan 48471
Date: Feb 23, 2016
Location: Houghton County MSU Extension Office, 1500 Birch Street, Hancock, MI 49930
Date: Feb 23, 2016
Location: Quality Inn-Forwards Conference Center, 2980 Cook Rd, West Branch, MI 48661