Abbi Prins

Industry Analyst

Abbi Prins is an industry analyst in CoBank’s Knowledge Exchange research division, primarily supporting the dairy and animal protein sectors. 

Prior to joining CoBank, Ms. Prins worked at the Riverview LLP large dairy-beef cross calf ranch in New Mexico, at Land O’Lakes as a dairy calf and heifer specialist in Wisconsin, and at her family’s dairy feed and manure equipment manufacturing business in Tulare, California.  She volunteers in 4-H, the Junior Holstein Association and FFA. Ms. Prins is among 0.5% of FFA members to earn the American FFA Degree, the highest National FFA Organization honor.

Ms. Prins earned a bachelor’s degree in animal science from Washington State University and a master’s degree in animal science from University of Minnesota, where she studied economics, commodity marketing and statistical analysis as a Heug-Harrison Fellow.