January 16, 2013


UW Extension–Agriculture and Natural Resources (ANRE)

UW Extension  provides research-based information on current issues affecting agriculture, such as animal diseases, dairy management and nutrition.

National Dairy Farm

The National Dairy FARM Program is a nation-wide, verifiable program that addresses animal well-being.

National Mastitis Council (NMC)

NMC is an educational organization that provides information to the dairy industry relative to mastitis control, udder health, milking management and milk quality.


SmartSAMM helps dairy farmers, their farm team and advisors to improve udder health and milk quality, resulting in:
-Time savings at milking
-Healthier cows and happier people
-More production and profit

Canadian Bovine Mastitis Research Network (CBMRN)

CBMRN provides the Canadian dairy industry with new tools and knowledge to improve udder health and milk quality, as well as to reduce the significant economic losses due to mastitis.

Mammary Macrostructure and Dairy Cow Udder Anatomy

The Lactation Biology website contains materials used in a course taught at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign by Walter Hurley, professor in Animal Sciences.

USDA National Organic Program

Oversees national organic standards and regulations, and provides policy guidance and general information throughout its website.

Midwest Organic and Sustainable Education Service (MOSES)

MOSES is a 501(c)3 education-outreach organization working to promote sustainable and organic agriculture. MOSES serves farmers striving to produce high-quality, healthful food using organic and sustainable techniques.

Northeast Organic Dairy Producers Alliance (NODPA)

Newsletter and online resources for organic and transitioning dairy producers.

Northeast Organic Farming Association (NOFA)

NOFA offers outreach and technical services to organic farmers and to conventional farmers interested in incorporating organic practices into their production systems.