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Dairy Center

Part of the University Farms system, the Dairy Center is located approximately one mile west of the main campus. The Dairy Center currently contains approximately 90 animals that are used extensively for both research and teaching.

Ongoing research activities encompass a number of areas, including pasture-based dairy management, nutrition research and projects to enhance the nutritional value of milk and milk products. Facilities include a recently remodeled milking parlor.

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Dairy Center
Mailcode 4417
Southern Illinois University
Carbondale, Illinois 62901
Phone: (618) 453-2687 or (618) 453-2329
Fax: (618) 453-5231

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