Referred to as a shining example of a public/private partnership, the center’s programs and resources are making a meaningful impact on individual dairy farm families, allied businesses and on the greater dairy industry. The center depends on support from its Allies for Advancement to extend the reach of the funding it receives from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture. Show your support for initiatives to grow strong dairy farm businesses and a more vibrant dairy industry through becoming an Ally for Advancement today!
Information on how to become an Ally for Advancement in 2015 is now available. Click here to download a brochure and editable form.
Thanks to Our Allies for Advancement
As of February 2015 , organizations that have committed to supporting the center as an Ally in 2015 are listed below. Thank you to these organizations for their support of the center’s mission to grow profitability and viability of Pennsylvania’s dairy industry.
- The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture
- Pennsylvania Dairy Promotion Program
- The Pennsylvania Dairymen’s Association
- AgChoice Farm Credit/Mid-Atlantic Farm Credit
- Country Folks*
- Dairy Herd Management*
- Ephrata National Bank
- Eastern Dairy Business*
- Lancaster Farming*
- Progressive Dairyman*
- Pennsylvania Association of Milk Dealers
- Red Barn Consulting
(* indicates in-kind contribution)
- Agricultural Veterinary Associates
- Binkley & Hurst
- Church & Dwight Co., Inc.
- Dairy Farmers of America
- Fulton Bank
- Herbein & Company, Inc.
- Lancaster DHIA
- Merck Animal Health
- Mount Joy Farmer Cooperative Association
- MSC Business Services
- Susquehanna Bank
- TeamAg, Inc.
- USA Gypsum, Inc.
Friends of the Center for Dairy Excellence
- Agri-Applicators, Inc.
- PNC Bank
The center’s Allies for Advancement program works in concert with the Center for Dairy Excellence Foundation of Pennsylvania, a 501C3 charitable organization which serves as a funding source for the center and other Pennsylvania dairy educational efforts.