If you’ve ever thought about a career in dairy farming, this is a great place to start. Open to all experience levels, the Dairy Project will give you a solid understanding of dairy cattle and the dairy industry as a whole.
In this project, you’ll learn:
- To appreciate dairy animals
- How to care for dairy cattle throughout every stage of their lives
- The basics of housing, equipment, milking, reproduction and more
- Modern trends and marketing strategies
- How to run a successful dairy operation
Sustainable Agriculture & Food Security
Healthy Cows are Happy Cows!
Keeping cows healthy isn’t just about giving medicine. Health comes from a proper nutrition, a vaccination program, and having good housing that is clean, dry and well ventilated. Learn more about happy and healthy cows through the 4-H Dairy project!