Jersey Dairy Cows in Freestall Barn

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A prosperous Iowa dairy industry that attracts a new generation of farmers and has a positive impact on local communities.

Holstein Cattle in Field

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A prosperous Iowa dairy industry that attracts a new generation of farmers and has a positive impact on local communities.

Grazing Holstein Dairy Cattle

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A prosperous Iowa dairy industry that attracts a new generation of farmers and has a positive impact on local communities.

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Boots in the Barn

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March 10 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Iowa State University Extension Dairy Team and Iowa Lakes Community College have teamed up to host Boots in the Barn, a program for women beef and dairy producers. Boots in…

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7th Annual I-29 Moo University Dairy Beef Short Course

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March 23 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

The I-29 Moo University Collaboration will host the 7th annual Dairy Beef Short Course online, March 23rd. This educational opportunity will be offered as a webinar rather than face-to-face due in 2021, due to the COVID-19 situation.

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ISDA Annual Meeting Presentations

View the presentations from the 2020 ISDA Annual Meeting.

Update Regarding COVID-19

As cases of the coronavirus disease (also known as COVID-19) continue to be found in the United States, food-industry professionals are monitoring public health while preparing for any market effects. The spread of the virus has raised concerns about how it may affect public health as well as our economy, including dairy production.  This page offers general resources about the virus, its spread, the disease it causes, and how people can protect themselves, as well as NMPF resources focused on dairy’s response to the pandemic.

Pasteurized milk and dairy products are safe.

The FDA has confirmed that heat treatment kills other coronaviruses, so pasteurization is expected to also inactivate this virus. In addition, there is no evidence that this strain of coronavirus is present in domestic livestock such as cattle. The virus is spread through aerosol transmission and close human contact, not through food products.

May 2018 Legislative Priorities

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Through the policy process at the annual meeting in January, the Iowa State Dairy Association set their 2018 legislative priorities. The priorities consisted of two funding priorities and one policy priority.

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Prairie Farms

Prairie Farms Dairy

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We are Prairie Farms, and we are proud to be comprised of more than 800 farm families throughout the Midwest. Since 1938, we have been producing high quality products and providing fresh, safe and nutritious milk to you and your family.

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Pioneer

Pioneer

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Pioneer has one of the best germplasm libraries in agriculture & that means top-performing seed choices to fit the way you farm.

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Doda USA, Inc.

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Doda USA is a manufacturing company based in St. James, MN. Doda USA primarily focuses on the agriculture and organics (industrial) lines of business.

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