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 Reproductive Management Strategies - This program will feature Michigan dairy producers and their veterinarians describing their approaches to getting cows pregnant in a timely manner. The program is being offered at 3 locations across the state. Specific locations are listed at the and on the registration flyer.
Check out the 2014-2015 MSU Extension Dairy Team Programs booklet for other educational events to be offered this winter.
MSUE Dairy News
The Great Lakes Regional Dairy Conference Planning Committee hosts a professional development for youth to build communication and agricultural advocacy skills.
Posted on March 26, 2015 5:11pm by Melissa Elischer
How can cover crops and annual forage crops be included in pasture re-establishment on clay soils? Should they be?
Posted on March 26, 2015 3:20pm by Jim Isleib
Current oil and gas energy production and supplies are much greater than 2003 forecasts.
Posted on March 24, 2015 3:19pm by Curtis Talley Jr
U.S. and Ukraine dairy operations have similar management challenges with forage supplies.
Posted on March 23, 2015 1:14pm by Phil Kaatz
How asking a different set of questions can change a competitive experience from being about the project or showcase to being about the process and the life skills learned.
Posted on March 19, 2015 9:41am by Makena Schultz
Ukrainian dairy producers are facing a time of unprecedented crisis, yet they are resilient, resourceful and determined to meet the challenges.
Posted on March 18, 2015 4:43pm by Phil Durst
Michigan State University Extension Educators travelled to Ukraine to present at the Dairy Congress in Kiev and work with dairy advisors who consult with producers.
Posted on March 18, 2015 4:26pm by Phil Durst
Beyond the farm: Youth and adult leaders share their ideas for keeping animals and humans healthy at a recent statewide 4-H event.
Posted on March 9, 2015 2:00pm by Julie Thelen
Local practices: Youth and adult leaders share their ideas for keeping animals and humans healthy at a recent statewide 4-H event.
Posted on March 9, 2015 1:47pm by Julie Thelen
Variety trials on agronomic crops of interest in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula provided useful information.
Posted on February 26, 2015 5:44pm by Jim Isleib
MSUE Dairy Events
Date: Apr 1, 2015
Location: Falmouth Community Center, 219 E. Prosper Rd, Falmouth, MI
Date: Apr 2, 2015
Location: Palms Parish Hall, 1801 Palms Rd, Palms, MI
Date: Jun 3, 2015 - Jun 5, 2015
Location: MSU Dairy Plant, MSU Campus, 1135 S. Anthony Hall, East Lansing, MI 48823