Dietric De Jager was recently named a Cornette Farm Supply dairy specialist. De Jager will work closely with the Vita Plus dairy team in northeastern Wisconsin to offer nutritional consulting and other technical expertise to dairy farmers.

Cornette Farm Supply of Greenleaf, Wisconsin, began working with Vita Plus in 1976. Vita Plus helps Cornette Farm Supply develop feeding programs and provide on-farm consulting.

De Jager grew up near Friesland, Wisconsin, working on his grandparents’ dairy farm. He belonged to the Randolph-Cambria-Friesland FFA during high school. He earned a degree in dairy science with a minor in agricultural business from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville. De Jager interned as a dairy-farm herdsman assistant. Visit www.cornettefarmsupply.com or www.vitaplus.com for more information.