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.
is now open. See the for this program flyer for more details about the meeting agenda.
Focus on Dairy Production - This program will highlight information relevant to managing today’s dairy farms. The program is being offered at 7 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
Forage producers can increase profitability by using the best forage varieties available.
Posted on January 30, 2015 1:11pm by Phil Kaatz
Agricultural water users in both Indiana and Michigan with the capacity to pump 70 gallons per minute or more need to report their water use by April 1.
Posted on January 27, 2015 4:55pm by Lyndon Kelley
Colostrum and milk can be a means of transmission of BLV within a herd, or not.
Posted on January 27, 2015 3:57pm by Phil Durst
Follow the potential routes of spread of BLV like a bloodhound!
Posted on January 27, 2015 3:52pm by Phil Durst
The Zoonotic Disease Educational Toolkits can be used in a variety of settings. Check out the list below for ten tips and tricks for this new resource!
Posted on January 27, 2015 11:08am by Julie Thelen
Use these four steps to help keep your 4-H animals healthy during the long Michigan winters.
Posted on January 26, 2015 9:52am by Julie Thelen
Evaluation of 2014 MSU Extension’s Beginning Farmer Webinar Series shows positive results.
Posted on January 23, 2015 1:47pm by Jim Isleib
The more we learn about the impact of BLV on cows, the worse it gets.
Posted on January 20, 2015 4:22pm by Phil Durst
What if your cows had to fight disease with one hoof tied behind their back – so to speak!
Posted on January 20, 2015 4:17pm by Phil Durst
Have you been ignoring an elephant in the barn? BLV doesn’t spell elephant, but it may well be one.
Posted on January 20, 2015 4:04pm by Phil Durst
MSUE Dairy Events
Date: Feb 10, 2015
Location: Livestock Pavilion, East Lansing, MI (south of campus on Farm Lane)
Date: Feb 11, 2015
Location: Wood County Junior Fair Building, Bowling Green, Ohio
Date: Feb 12, 2015
Location: Royal Canadian Legion, 493 Erie Street, Wyoming, Ontario