New York Farm Net provides farm families with a network of contacts and support services to help them develop skills for dealing with life challenges and transitions. They offer personalized education, confidential consulting, and referrals. Farm Family Consultants and Farm Business Consultants provide free and confidential on-farm visits to answer questions and help find solutions to concerns. Topics include (but are not limited to) business, family finances, farm changes, farm management, disaster, stress, family communication and conflict. Call: 1-800-547-FARM.
Dairy Girl Network: The Dairy Girl Network connects all women of the dairy industry, encouraging ideas and camaraderie in an effort to achieve personal and professional development. Designed as a welcoming network of passionate women involved in dairy, relationships will grow through shared experience, support and inspiration. The Dairy Girl Network supports all women in dairy by enhancing lives and creating opportunities
Pro-Dairy Program: Pro-Dairy is dedicated to one goal: Providing programming and leadership to the New York State dairy industry so it can continue to be a leader in the U.S. dairy marketplace. Pro-Dairy has specialists that contribute to the technical knowledge, management skills and economic strength of New York's dairy industry since 1988. The website contains an assortment of decision making tools for dairy replacements, farm business management, dairy facilities, environmental management, and herd health.
DAIReXNET: This program is national and is an extension driven web resource designed to meet the educational and decision-making needs of dairy producers, allied industry partners, extension educators and consumers. Resources on anything related to dairy production -- labor, calf and heifer raising, herd health, nutrient management, organic, reproduction and pest management. You can also submit questions to be answered by an expert.
Cornell University Dairy Management Program - gain further understanding of the integration and application of dairy farm management principles and programs with respect to progressive dairying and related industries through Cornell's site
Dairy Reproduction Protocols - This page on the Dairy Cattle Reproduction Council lists A.I. Protocols for cows and heifers, in English and Spanish languages.
New York State Division of Milk Control and Dairy Services - this NYS Department of Agriculture and Markets website has a dual role to protect the health and welfare of the people of New York State and to help promote the agricultural economic development of the dairy industry through various economic controls and programs
NYS 4-H Youth Dairy Programs - provides children and teens with dairy related events, activities and resources.
Last updated November 24, 2019