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.

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November 2 - December 14, 2021
12:30 - 1:00 PM

This webinar series will cover aspects of a transition cow program and how to improve to the transition cow performance of your herd.

March 9 - 10, 2022

Presented in collaboration with Northeast Dairy Producers Association (NEDPA)

December 2, 2021
12:30 - 1:30 PM

This virtual seminar will focus on dairy farm opportunities and challenges of utilizing co-digestion of food waste with manure as an additional enterprise for a single farm or group of farms.



e-Leader is PRO-DAIRY's monthly online newsletter and features timely news, upcoming programs and resources to support dairy farms.


The Manager

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.


e-Alerts feature timely news and management updates

PRO-DAIRY COVID-19 management resources

Learn more about PRO-DAIRY managing during COVID-19 publications or go to our PRO-DAIRY COVID-19 management resources page to get information about how to manage your dairy during COVID-19.

The Dairy Advancement Program


Plan for the future of your dairy.

The Dairy Advancement Program, in partnership with the New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, is designed to enhance profitability of New York dairy farms while maintaining a commitment to environmentally responsible dairy farming.

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