PLANET-SMART DAIRY

California's family dairy farmers are world leaders in sustainable farming practices.

California dairy families are committed to doing what’s right, both on the farm and in their communities. To them, sustainability means caring for healthy animals and producing nutrient-rich dairy products, all while preserving and protecting our planet’s limited resources. To learn more, explore the topics below. 

TECHNOLOGY

& INNOVATION

The dairy community continues to research and utilize innovative technologies. Current research efforts include alternative manure management methods to further improve water quality. Learn more about the technologies currently utilized across California dairy farms.​