About Us

The Midwest Dairy Foods Research Center is a collaborative effort between dairy farmers and land-grant universities with a mission of providing responsive, agile, thorough and comprehensive product research, and for dairy processing students. This website provides information for dairy products researchers, manufacturers, and academia. Dairy farmers, please visit the Midwest Dairy website for information on this and many other checkoff-funded programs.

Tonya Schoenfuss
Interim Center Director

University of Minnesota
Department of Food Science & Nutrition
St. Paul, MN 55108
Ph: 612-624-3090
Email: tschoenf@umn.edu