Upcoming Events:

May 14, 2018
Hokie Cow Classic

May 19, 2018
District Dairy Judging Workout

May 26, 2018
Food Science Workshop, Weyers Cave

June 2018 – Date TBD

Quickbooks for Producers, Franklin County

June 9, 2018

Franklin County Livestock Show

June 9-10, 2018

Show like a Pro Workshop
Rockingham County

June 16, 2018

Virginia State Dairy Judging Contest

June 28, 2018

Franklin County DHIA
Banquet

July 2018—Date TBD

Hoof Care Management Franklin County

July 8-13, 2018
Southeast Youth Dairy
Retreat, GA

 

What's New:

Check out Dr. Ferreira's latest video! (Spanish version is below.)

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Current Dairy Industry Stats


As of 3/31/18--
VA DHI cows: 50,946
VA DHI herds: 252
VA DHI average herd size: 202

March 2018
Herd Summary
 

Virginia December 2017
mailbox price: $17.90
more mailbox prices...

July 2017--
US cows: 9,403,200
VA cows: 87,000
 

VA dairy herds as of  
July 2017--
    Cow: 562
    Goat: 16 
    Sheep: 1

    Herd Distribution

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