Producer Programs and Resources

Community Dairy Tour

Product Reimbursement: A program to help support the community engagement efforts of Idaho and Utah dairy farm families by offering reimbursement for dairy products purchased for community events and farm tours.

Farm family scholarships

Dairy Farm Family Scholarships: Dairy West is proud to offer college and trade school scholarships to Utah & Idaho dairy farm families.  Current application period is closed.  Next application period will open December 2020.

2019 Ambassadors

Ambassador Program: Designed to provide educational and hands-on experiences and leadership training for dairy producers interested in furthering their professional journey.  Class size is limited.

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IHSAA Tournament Passes: Through our partnership with the Idaho High School Activities Assoc., Idaho dairy farm families and their employees are eligible to receive passes to state tournaments.

roadshow meeting

2020 Area Meetings: On August 18 & 19, Dairy West staff virtually shared updates related to COVID-19 response, high school, university, and professional sports nutrition outreach, and health professional outreach.  If you missed one of these meetings, contact Lacey Papageorge for a recording.

Newsletter promo

Past Producer Newsletters: Did you miss a recent issue?

July 2020 | April 2020 | January 2020 | May 2019

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School tour of Ballard Cheese

Tour Resources: Do you host tours on your dairy farm? Promotional items and educational handouts can leave a lasting impression, and we have age-specific resources available!

Dairy Tour Toolkit


FFA Scholarships: The Idaho State FFA office will administer all product requests with dollars which are funded by Idaho dairy farmers. If you wish to have dairy products at your FFA event, please contact Marcia Jedry, Executive Director, Idaho FFA Foundation (208-869-6594)

Questions about producer programs and resources?  Contact Lacey Papageorge.

Fusion Conference

2018 Utah Dairy Convention

Check back for 2021 Dairy West/Utah Farm Bureau Fusion conference dates.

2020 Telling Your Story Award

2020 Utah Dairy Hall of Fame Award