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17th annual Great Lakes Regional Dairy Conference to help dairy producers weather the tough agriculture economy

The 17th annual Great Lakes Regional Dairy Conference will offer new tools and strategies to help dairy producers stay afloat in these tough economic times. The conference will be held Feb. 7-9, 2019, at the Bavarian Inn and Conference Center in Frankenmuth, Michigan. The United Dairy Industry of Michigan (UDIM) will host an informal preconference… Continue reading

Michigan Dairy Ambassador Program Gearing Up for 2019, Applications Due Jan. 11

Any Michigan high school and college students interested in dairy and/or pursuing a career in the dairy industry have until Jan. 11 to apply for the 2019 Michigan Dairy Ambassador Scholarship and Leadership Program. Continuing with updates instituted last year, the program offers dairy communications training to interested applicants. All applicants meeting baseline criteria will… Continue reading

GLRDC approved for 13.25 CE credits with Dairy AdvanCE

This training is offered in cooperation with Dairy AdvanCE and has been approved for up to 13.25 continuing education (CE) credits. Dairy AdvanCE is a continuing education accreditation provider for dairy producers and other dairy industry professionals. Learn more. Dairy AdvanCE is open to the public – if you consider yourself professional farmers or industry… Continue reading

16th annual Great Lakes Regional Dairy Conference slated for February in Mt. Pleasant, Michigan

EAST LANSING, Mich. – The 16th annual Great Lakes Regional Dairy Conference Feb. 8-10, 2018, at the Soaring Eagle Casino and Resort in Mt. Pleasant, Michigan, will shine the light on a variety of strategies producers can use to survive and thrive during one of the most critical periods in agriculture. The United Dairy Industry… Continue reading

Michigan Dairy Ambassador Program Launches New Format Applications for the 2018 Calendar Year Due Jan. 13

The Michigan Dairy Ambassador Program Team is excited to launch a new format that will award the scholarships based on participation in dairy promotion outreach, industry events, and an interview with dairy industry judges. Michigan high school and college students interested in pursuing a career in the dairy industry have until Jan. 13 to apply… Continue reading

GLRDC Joins PDPW Dairy AdanvCE to Offer CE’s to producers and industry representatives

Dairy AdvanCE Emerges as Go-To Resource for Professional Development in Dairy More than 2,500 CE Credit-Hours Secured Since Online Management Tool Launched in March 2017   DAIRY NEWS – Dairy AdvanCE™, created by Professional Dairy Producers® (PDPW), has emerged as the nation’s go-to-resource for finding, tracking and reporting continuing education in dairy.  Dairy farmers, farm… Continue reading