Livestock and Poultry

Dairy Producer Information

cowOwning, raising and milking dairy cattle is a 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year job. The Alabama Dairy Industry generated $25.6 million dollars for producers in 2009. Alabama dairy cows gave 164 million pounds of milk that was consumed around the world.

Alabama is a good place to raise dairy cattle. Here are some of those reasons, along with the obstacles in your way. Tax rates are excellent in Alabama, some of the lowest in the U.S. Want some additional Alabama facts? Then click here.