The Minnesota Dairy Promotion Council, one of several state commodity councils, is the funding authority for Midwest Dairy Association in Minnesota, and its board also serves as the Minnesota Division board of Midwest Dairy.
Minnesota Dairy Research and Promotion Order
The purpose of this research and promotional order is to generate funds equitably from dairy producers for the establishment of market development, promotion and research projects to benefit the Minnesota dairy industry in the production and sale of its product. This may include, but shall not be limited to, the following:
- Participation in and cooperation with state, regional, national, or international activities, groups and organizations, including but not limited to, the Midwest Dairy Association, that assist in developing new markets, expanding existing markets, and reducing costs of marketing milk and milk products.
- Participation in and development of research projects and programs that will assist in the development of the Minnesota dairy
- Participation in and development of educational programs and any and all other programs and projects that will assist in the development of the Minnesota dairy