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Chobani Scholars Program Aims To Bring Up The Next Generation Of Idaho Dairy Farmers

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Joy Pruitt
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The Center for Public Integrity

 

The dairy industry is big business in Idaho, and is one of the strongest sectors of our agriculture economy. But what does the future of dairy farming look like in the state?

That question is one of the reasons Chobani started the Chobani Scholars Program. This is a multi-year scholarship program to support students with family connections to dairy farming and who plan to pursue a career in the dairy farming industry. All of the students selected will attend the University of Idaho College of Agricultural and Life Sciences. 

 

Matt Doubt with the University of Idaho and Jason Rahlan of Chobani join Idaho Matters to tell us mor. 

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Gemma is the host of Idaho Matters, Boise State Public Radio's daily show which broadcasts live Monday-Friday at noon. She is an award-winning journalist and has spent the majority of her broadcasting career in Idaho. Gemma was a television news anchor and reporter in Boise for close to 15 years. She came to Boise in 1999 to start Fox 12.