HARRISBURG – Speaking on the state Senate floor, Sen. Elder Vogel, who chairs the Senate Agriculture & Rural Affairs Committee, discussed Senate Resolution 141, his legislation marking June 2021 as “Dairy Month” in PA. Nationally, PA ranks second in terms of the number of dairy farms in the state and seventh in total milk production. 99% of dairy farms in PA are family owned and, as a whole, the industry supports 52,000 jobs, and contributes $14.7 billion to the state’s economy.

SEN. ELDER VOGEL