The PRO-DAIRY mission
Facilitate New York state economic development by increasing the competitiveness and sustainability of New York's dairy farm businesses through industry-applied research and educational programs that enhance farm profitability, while advancing dairy producers and agribusiness professionals' knowledge, skills and enthusiasm.
December 14, 2023
In this webinar, attendees will learn about the carbon accounting of dairy manure anaerobic digestion (AD) to renewable natural gas (RNG) systems that are being implemented in New York through California's Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS).
January 5 - March 1, 2024
This online course includes a wide range of topics, from basic agronomics to advanced practices and new research and will focus on field crop systems, including row crop and dairy forages in New York and the northeastern United States. It will be valuable for decision makers and key employees in the cropping system on the farm. Crop advisors and other technical service providers interested in crop production will also benefit from the class.
March 6 -7, 2024
This biennial conference is designed to help dairy farms increase productivity and adapt to change with personal and business-wide strategies. With dynamic and informative sessions, participants will gain insights into the challenges and opportunities facing the dairy industry and explore new ideas and strategies for success. The conference also provides the opportunity to connect with other innovative dairy producers and advisors, establishing a network for long-term success. Don't miss out on this incredible event!
April 8 - 9, 2024
The Herd Health and Nutrition Conference is a two-day event for agriservice personnel, feed industry representatives, veterinarians, and dairy producers, featuring educational topics related to current herd health and nutrition management techniques.
Online courses are now available in an on-demand format! You may begin the course whenever you want and will have 6 months to complete it once enrolled.
A variety of topics to develop the knowledge base of farm owners and the agricultural workforce are available online, archived by topic.
Solid Waste Rules Part 361
The Manager, published by Progressive Dairy, includes a useful combination of research, updates, how to's and action steps on every aspect of managing a dairy business.