California Dairy Sustainability Summit

California Dairy Sustainability Summit

California Dairy Sustainability Summit, April 12-14, 2022 The next virtual California Dairy Sustainability Summit will take place online on April 12-14. The summit hosts important and timely discussions, as dairy farmers and organizations around the world partner to...
Tackling the Climate Challenge

Tackling the Climate Challenge

California Dairy Farmers Lead the Way with a Multi-Pronged Approach   “There is no one-size-fits-all approach to the climate crisis and the challenges that we face in agriculture,” said USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack to fellow world leaders at COP26. California dairy...

Deanne Meyer Recognized for Leadership

Dr. Deanne Meyer was recently awarded the North Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board’s 2019 Water Quality Stewardship Award for her leadership in advancing the science and practice of pasture-based dairy operations on the North Coast. Through CDQAP, Meyer and a...

CA Dairy Farms Reach Major Milestone in Climate Goal

Methane reduction efforts on track for positive impacts on climate and more The California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) reported this month that California’s dairy farms will soon be more than halfway to achieving the state’s world-leading target for...

CA’s Dairy Farmers on Their Way Toward Planet-Smart Goals

  California’s dairy families are world leaders in planet-smart farming. As Time magazine put it, “California already has a Green New Deal,” and it includes the state’s family dairy farms. Through a collaborative effort, the state is working to demonstrate...

CDRF Announces Denise Mullinax as Executive Director

DAVIS, Calif. — The California Dairy Research Foundation (CDRF) Board of Directors announces the appointment of Denise Mullinax as executive director of CDRF, an independent nonprofit foundation with a mission to lead and deliver the best research and science-based...