Other Events

 

Time Room Seminar
Tuesday, October 3
8:30 a.m. Mendota 4  Council on Dairy Cattle Breeding (CDCB) Industry Meeting: Discover New Dairy Genetics
11 a.m . Mendota 3 Empower - a workshop for young women hosted by Dairy Girl Network 
5:00 p.m. Monona, Wingra, Waubesa & Kegonsa World Dairy Expo Championship Dairy Product Auction
Wednesday, October 4
10:00 a.m. Arena Building Forage Seminar Stage

Cereal-Grain Forages: Providing Nutrient Management Options and Dairy Forage

Wayne Coblentz, Research Agronomist/Dairy Scientist

U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center

1:30 p.m. Arena Building Forage Seminar Stage

Cereal-Grain Forages: Points to Consider When Adding Them to Dairy Cattle Diets

Matt Akins, Assistant Scientist, Department of Dairy Science

Marshfield Agricultural Research Station, University of Wisconsin-Madison

4:00 p.m. Monona University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Reception 
4:30 p.m. Exhibition Hall Balcony National Dairy Challenge Reception
5:00 p.m.  New Holland Pavilion 1 Mycogen Seeds
Thursday, October 5
8:00 a.m.  Mendota 4

2017 Dairy Farm Safety Symposium

10:00 a.m. Arena Building Forage Seminar Stage

What Are the Cows Saying About Reduced Lignin Alfalfa?

Mark McCaslin, Vice President of Research

Forage Genetics International

10:30 a.m  Mendota 3

Techmix - Uncovering the truth about fresh cow needs - It’s more than just Calcium

1:00 p.m. Wingra

Sharing Wisdom, hosted by Dairy Girl Network 

1:30 p.m. Arena Building Forage Seminar Stage

How Do Advances in Corn Breeding Improve the Corn for Silage?

Natalia de Leon, Professor of Agronomy

University of Wisconsin-Madison 

4:30 p.m. Monona

UW Platteville School of Agriculture Reception

4:30 p.m. Mendota 1

National Dairy Shrine Annual Meeting

4:30 p.m. Exhibition Hall Balcony

National Agri-Marketing Association Reception
Hosted by the Badger NAMA Chapter

5:30 p.m. Kegonsa

#PolledPromoters Social

5:30 p.m. Atrium and Mendota 2-4 National Dairy Shrine Banquet
Friday, October 6
9:00 a.m. Mendota 3

The Changing Landscape of Dairy: A Regional Report

10:00 a.m. Arena Building Forage Seminar Stage

Bunker and Pile Safety - Get Your Wake-Up Call Today  

Keith Bolsen, Professor Emeritus

Kansas State University

11:15 a.m. Monona

Cross-Breeding with Genomic Tested SUPERCHAROLAIS Bulls on Dairy Farms

1:00 p.m.  Kegonsa

Graze Partners Press Conference

1:30 p.m. Arena Building Forage Seminar Stage

Undigested Fiber in Forages– What Does It Mean to a Dairy Cow?

Dave Combs, Professor of Dairy Science

University of Wisconsin-Madison 

3:00 p.m.  Waubesa SDSU Reception 
4:30 p.m. Monona & Wingra UWRF CAFES Alumni Reception
5:30 p.m. CLARIFIDE Plus Attendee Lounge CRV USA Customer Appreciation Event
Saturday, October 7
10:00 a.m.

Arena Building Forage Seminar Stage

Reducing Leaf Loss During Alfalfa Harvest

Dan Undersander, Forage Extension Specialist

University of Wisconsin-Madison