The I-29 Dairy Outreach Consortium was rebranded as I-29 Moo University in the summer of 2015. The I-29 Moo University is now in its 13th year of collaboration. The I-29 Moo University represents a collaboration of 5 states’ University Extension personnel and representatives from the dairy industry with complementary expertise and knowledge of dairy production and management in the region.
To enhance a sustainable dairy community along the I-29 corridor while providing resources and education to meet the growing demand for food through:
- best management processes
- utilization of research-based expertise and resources
- ag-vocating the benefits of a vibrant dairy community
To ag-vocate for a sustainable dairy community through education.
The core values of Collaboration, Empowerment, Integrity, Knowledge, Sustainability and Relevance have been exemplified through the programming efforts of the I-29 Moo University. Research-based programs exhibit public value, are community focused, delivered through prioritized efforts, accessible for all, conveyed through a collaborative effort and have evolved to meet the learning community needs.