This program assists current DBI initiatives in managing regional efforts to support dairy businesses in the development, production, marketing, and distribution of dairy products.
These initiatives specifically focus on:
a.Diversifying dairy product markets to reduce risk and develop higher-value
uses for dairy products; b.Promoting business development that diversifies farmer income through processing and marketing innovation; and c.Encouraging the use of regional milk production.
This RFA is to award funding to current initiatives from FY 2022 through 202 5. See section 2. 4 for more information.