Deadline to apply for dairy grants nearing

 Resize text         Printer-friendly version of this article Printer-friendly version of this article

Organizations seeking financial support for educational programs for dairy producers and youth, as well as maintain public trust in the dairy industry have less than a month to write and submit applications to the Professional Dairy Producers Foundation

Grant applications are due June 1.

Examples of projects that have previously been funded include:

  • Dairy Leaders program, run by the Western United Dairymen.
  • The Dairyland Initiative animal welfare education.
  • Dairy Challenge Academy offered by the North American Intercollegiate Dairy Challenge, Inc.
  • New York State Junior DAIRY LEADER Program through The New York State 4-H Foundation, Inc.
  • The Indiana Dairy Youth Academy, run by the Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service.
  • Youth Leadership Derby, Dairy Mentor Program and the Agriculture-Community Engagement Twilight Meetings, projects of the Professional Dairy Producers of Wisconsin. 

Organizations may apply for grants of up to $5,000. The maximum amount given to any one organization will be $5,000. For grant criteria and an application package, visit

Comments (0) Leave a comment 

e-Mail (required)


characters left

AG10 Series Silage Defacers

Loosen silage while maintaining a smooth, compacted bunker space resulting in better feed and less waste. This unique tool pierces, ... Read More

View all Products in this segment

View All Buyers Guides

Feedback Form
Leads to Insight