The National Dairy Study conducted a needs assessment to understand the needs and concerns of Canadian dairy farmers and their stakeholders. Look below for an overview of some of the primary results.
Canadian Dairy Producers’ Priority Management & Disease Issues
The National Dairy Study began by conducting a needs assessment to evaluate dairy producer opinion on the management and disease issues of highest importance. The idea was to explore what was most top of mind in Canada, and then to explore that in further detail. Here is what we heard:
Resources Tailored to Priorities
The National Dairy Study explored the priority issues listed above. As the research components finish, we are developing a series of resources to communicate about our results.
A member of the NDS team, Meagan King, has developed an interactive info sheet describing the key management and disease issues identified by responding Canadian dairy producers and provides a series of resources to access more information on these priority issues.