Animal Science Technology Dairy Major

There is no substitute for experience.

Graduate armed with knowledge and tools to make your mark in the dairy sector with Lakeland College's animal science technology dairy major.
 
Throughout this specialized program, you’ll learn dairy management skills and study production, herd management, nutrition, farm management and sustainability. Secure success when you work with our academic advisor.
 
Go beyond the classroom and put your education into action with the Student-Managed Farm – Powered by New Holland dairy unit. You’ll manage 120 lactating cows, which are part of a 290-head herd, as well as set goals, follow a budget, make reports and present them.

You’ll also learn in the Dairy Learning Centre at our campus in Vermilion, Alta., which features state-of-the-art-technology in robotic and conventional milking and feeding systems that allows you to explore both styles of production.