Dairy Industry Impact Grants awarded

Dairy Industry Impact Grants awarded

Dairy Industry Impact Grants awarded

Four companies are receiving more than 600-thousand dollars in dairy innovation grants.

The Dairy Industry Impact Grants are given by the Dairy Business Innovation Alliance and are supported by the University of Wisconsin Center for Dairy Research and the Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association. 

Cedar Grove Cheese in Plain, Wisconsin will use their grant to upscale their system for using cheese plant wash wastewater for fertilizer.

Evanston, Illinois-based GoodSport Nutrition will use its grant to raise consumer awareness about dairy products for sports nutrition and presenting to trade shows reaching out to the 8.3 billion dollar sports beverage market.