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.
April 18, 2023
Auburn, NY and on Zoom
This hybrid workshop will provide strategies to understand and mitigate impacts to water quality will be presented. Researchers will share information related to tile drainage on farms in the Northeast as well as help give context to the larger topic of water, soil and nutrients in our agricultural watersheds.
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.
March 15 - 28, 2023
This workshop will teach best calving management practices to minimize stillbirth rates and improve calf and cow health during and directly after the calving process.
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.
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.