2018 4-H Dairy Quiz Bowl

 The date for the 2018 4-H Dairy Quiz Bowl is February 3, 2018 and will be located on UW-Madison’s campus in the Sewell Social Sciences Building. All registration information is due on January 19, 2018. Please read rules below carefully as there have been some changes.  2018 WI 4H Dairy Bowl Contest Rules

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2018 Jr. Dairy Committee

Thank you to Alissa Sosnovske, Colton Williams, and Kody Higgins for serving on the Jr. Dairy Committee for the past two years.  At the December 9th, Jr. Dairy meeting the following individuals were elected to the committee: Hayley Fawley (2 year term), Morgan Sturzenegger (2 year term), Angelica Venske (1 year term), and Zach Wilding […]

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Wisconsin State Fair Dairy Promotion Board Scholarships

The Wisconsin State Fair Dairy Promotion Board is offering $1,000 scholarships to be used during the second semester of the 2018-19 school year. Third and fourth-year college students pursuing dairy-related or food science degrees at one of Wisconsin’s four-year universities are eligible to apply. Additional scholarships will be available to high school seniors planning to pursue […]

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2018 Youth Leadership Derby

Youth Leadership Derby is an experience for high-school students to explore potential agriculture careers through hands-on labs and interactive learning sessions.  They develop leadership skills and make new friends along the way.  Participants will: Dissect REAL livestock organs with guidance from top researchers and faculty at UW-Madison Explore a wide range of dairy industry careers […]

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Veterinary Feed Directive Changes Beginning January 1st

Beginning January 1, 2017 medically important antibiotics in feed will no longer be available to use for growth promotion on any farm of any size.  Medically important antibiotics are used by dairy, livestock, and poultry but are also important to human health.  Under this new rule, called the Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD), you will need […]

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