The Kellogg Pasture Dairy Center is one of two MSU dairy farms. Both farms support the research, outreach, and education missions of Michigan State University. The Kellogg Farm and Pasture Dairy Center integrates automatic milking technology and pasture-based management with a growing focus on sustainable agriculture and ecosystem services. The Pasture Dairy Center works to expand the capacity of MSU in addressing the needs of small and mid-sized dairy producers. The PDC provides educational programing by hosting workshops, open house events, and field days for producers, community members, students, and extension educators.
The facility was constructed with a grant from the W.K Kellogg Foundation and additional financial support from MSUE, AgBioResearch (formerly Michigan Agricultural Experiment Station, MAES) and the MSU Office of the Provost and College of Agriculture and Natural Resources.
The Pasture Dairy Center is located at Michigan State University’s (MSU) The Kellogg Biological Station is about 60 miles southwest of the main in East Lansing. In addition we are 12 miles form Battle Creek and 15 miles form Kalamazoo Michigan.
Contact: Pasture Dairy Center
Location: W.K. Kellogg Biological Station, Pasture Dairy Center 10461 North 40th St., Hickory Corners, Michigan 49060