This is a dairy club that will focus on cow comfort by examining different types of housing and milking systems. This club will also look at the importance of forage in a dairy cow diet. Judging fundamentals will be a component of this club. This is a junior dairy club for members who are 9 years old – 14 years old.
In this project, you’ll learn:
- Cow comfort requirements
• Housing calves
• Housing heifers
• Housing lactating cows
• Milking systems
• Housing feed
• Environmental factor
Dairy: it’s more than milk! This project will teach you the ins and outs of a successful dairy operation, covering the basics like animal care, plus the latest dairy farming tools and practices.View Project Manual
Durham East 4-H Association
We are a proud group of volunteers dedicated to providing the 4-H program to youth in East Durham.View Association
Meetings will take place in Durham region, mostly in Clarington.
Youth Participant 9-21
Carolyn Puterbough & Brooke Benschop