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.
January 10 - February 21, 2023
This seven-part webinar series offers cutting edge information about dairy technology from industry experts. If you are thinking about incorporating new technology or have already implemented innovative technology this series is for you.
January 31 - February 1, 2023
This event features educational topics and applicable strategies for management teams, where their focus is cows, crops, or people. Presented by PRO-DAIRY and NEDPA, this event provides the opportunity for the people responsible for day to day activities on dairy farms to increase their management skills and embrace excellence.
April 3 - 4, 2023
Presented by PRO-DAIRY and NEAFA, this two-day event for agriservice personnel, feed industry representatives, veterinarians, and dairy producers features 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.
A series of videos created in Spanish by Cornell Cooperative Extension staff complements the recent Understanding and Mitigating Lameness program.
NYS DEC Releases New CAFO Permit
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.