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Healey-Driscoll Administration Names Agricultural Resources Commissioner

Published on February 27, 2023 in ,

BOSTON — Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) Secretary Rebecca Tepper today announced the appointment of Ashley E. Randle to the role of Commissioner of the Department of Agricultural Resources (MDAR). […]

Funding Opportunities Available to Dairy Farmers and Service Providers Through Northeast Dairy Business Innovation Center

Published on August 26, 2022 in , ,

Northeast Dairy Business Innovation Center (NE-DBIC) recently announced several funding opportunities available to dairy farmers and service providers. NE-DBIC serves an eleven-state region, which includes Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, […]

Nine Massachusetts Counties Designated Primary Natural Disaster Areas Due to Drought

Published on August 22, 2022 in , , ,

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced on August 15, 2022, that Secretary Vilsack has designated nine (9) Massachusetts Counties as primary natural disaster areas due to the 2022 drought. […]

Current Drought Conditions Affecting Dairy Farms

Published on August 9, 2022 in , ,

Meteorologist Mike Seidel from The Weather Channel interviews Mark and Tammy Duffy about record heat worsening drought conditions.

Massachusetts Dairy Co-Packing Program – Apply for Technical Assistance

Published on July 27, 2022 in , , , ,

Dairy farmers can apply for one-on-one technical assistance from Farm Credit East to explore working with a co-packer to develop a farm-branded value-added product line.

Dairy farmers are keeping it real in the Berkshires, and they need our help.

Published on July 13, 2022 in ,

Making ends meet is even tougher this year for the 17 Berkshire family farms that supply Massachusetts with milk.

Is a Methane Digester Right for your Dairy Farm?

Published on October 5, 2021 in , ,

Are you Interested in adding a Methane Digester to your Dairy Operation? Please join Farm Credit East for a webinar on renewable natural gas methane digesters for dairy farms. Paul […]

Public dairy showcase near Boston

Published on August 25, 2021 in , ,

For many farmers, dealing with state government regulators is not the most appealing part of the job — not by a long shot. Massachusetts dairy farmer Mark Duffy not only has to deal with state regulators, but he also works the farm the state owns — in a 1,000-acre state park.

Helping Massachusetts Dairy Farmers Navigate Grant Opportunities

Published on June 2, 2021 in , ,

Unsure of which grant best fits your farm’s needs? MDAR has created a new tool to help dairy farmers navigate state and federal grant opportunities. The tool helps farmers narrow […]

Calling All Dairy Farmers—Dairy-Focused Virtual Grant Workshop

Published on February 8, 2021 in , , , ,

MDAR is hosting a virtual grant workshop specifically for Massachusetts dairy farmers as part of a USDA-funded project on increasing profits for Massachusetts dairy farmers. Who: Massachusetts Dairy Farmers When: […]

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