Grant to kickstart value-added dairy products made with Massachusetts milk
Two grants are coming this fall, and we’re here to answer your questions about them! Join us for a webinar to learn about the Dairy Farm Improvement & Modernization Grant and the On-Farm Milk Storage & Handling Grant. The webinar is on Monday, October 23 at 12 noon. You’ll get details about each opportunity from
NE-DBIC is exploring how we can best support dairy workforce development, and we want your input. If you’re an employer or manager in the dairy industry, please fill out this Workforce Survey for Northeast Dairy Industry Employers. This brief survey seeks to identify workforce challenges facing employers across the Northeast’s dairy industry. Findings will be
Farmers facing feed issues due to a wet summer can now source feed on a new Feed-Finder Marketplace.
This October, the four Dairy Business Innovation Initiative centers are coming together for a Dairy Symposium at the World Dairy Expo.
August 8 | Ithaca, NY Cornell University’s Center for Regional Economic Advancement (CREA) and Northeast Dairy Foods Research Center (NDFRC) announced today that lu.lu Ice Cream, Oakfield Corners Cheese LLC, and Terra Firma Farm have been named winners of the inaugural Northeastern Dairy Product Innovation Competition, an initiative that supports food innovators in launching value-added dairy products made from
On July 10 and 11, New England and parts of New York experienced devastating floods. Here’s a list of recovery resources for farmers.
This inaugural competition is funded by a $1million grant from the NE-DBIC.
Connect with other goat dairy producers and with Extension dairy specialists to see and discuss parlor and barn design, herd health, goat dairy financials, grazing, considerations for value-added production, and more.
Hosted in Arlington, Virginia, this year’s forum saw hundreds of people gather in person with thousands more virtually to hear directly from Secretary Tom Vilsack, Deputy Secretary Jewel Bronaugh, European Union Agriculture Commissioner Janusz Wojciechowski, and many other national and international experts on a variety of topics.