Other Seminars

 

Time Room Seminar
Tuesday, September 30
5:00 p.m. Monona, Wingra, Waubesa & Kegonsa World Dairy Expo Championship Dairy Product Auction
Wednesday, October 1
10:00 a.m. Arena Building Forage Seminar Stage

Making Quality Baleage with Annual Forages
Mike McCormick
Louisiana State University Agricultural Center, Franklinton, LA

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

Using Propionic Acid to Preserve More Hay
Wayne Coblentz
U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center, Marshfield, WI

3:30 p.m. Monona University of Wisconsin-Madison Reception
4:30 p.m. Exhibition Hall Balcony

World Dairy Expo Tweetup
Presented by Papillon Agricultural Company

Thursday, October 2
8:00 a.m. Waubesa and Kegonsa

BouMatic Dairy Day at World Dairy Expo

8:30 a.m. Mendota 4

Covering Your Assets: Why Farmers Need to Enroll in the New Margin Proteciton Program

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

Undigested NDF and Updates to NDF Digestibility: New Tools in Forage Analysis
Mike Van Amburgh
Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Noon Monona

Dairy Challenge Meet and Greet

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

Make Sure Your Kernel Processor is Doing Its Job
Kevin Shinners and Brian Luck
University of Wisconsin-Madison

4:30 p.m. Exhibition Hall Balcony

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

5:30 p.m. Monona

Udder Tech Inc. Celebrating 20 years of Business!

5:30 p.m. Atrium and Mendota 2-4 National Dairy Shrine Banquet
Friday, October 3
Starting at
10:00 a.m.
Mendota 3

Grazing Seminars, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

10:00 – 11:30 a.m. Pasture Forage Selection, Fertility and Cover Crops: Moderator Mark Kopecky, Organic Valley agronomist – Panel members include Karl Dallefeld, Prairie Creek seeds; Dan Olson, Byron Seeds; Dan Undersander, UW-Madison.

● 11:30 a.m. Dairy Grazing Apprenticeship Program: Brief presentation by Joe Tomandl

Noon – 1:30 p.m. Grazing Genetics and Crossbreeding Programs: Rhonda Gildersleeve is moderating a panel of six producers experienced in crossbreeding programs.

1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Maximize Your Grazing Dollars!: Jeff Swenson, DATCP Livestock Consultant is moderating a panel of several producers.

9:30 a.m. Waubest Council on Dairy Cattle Breeding Press Conference
10:00 a.m. Arena Building Forage Seminar Stage

Redesigning Alfalfa for Improved Protein Utilization: PPO and o-Diphenols vs. Tannins
John Grabber
U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center, Madison, WI

11:15 a.m. Monona

MARGINSMART Mark Linzmeier - Key Factors to Calculate and Project a Dairy Farm's True Cost of Production or Breakeven

12:30 p.m. Monona

MARGINSMART Mark Linzmeier - How Using Accurate Projections Can Impact Your Future Results More than Relying on Reviewing Past Results

1:30 p.m. Arena Building Forage Seminar Stage Manure on Forage Crops: Benefits and Challenges
Bill Jokela
U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center, Marshfield, WI
1:45 p.m. Monona MARGINSMART Mark Linzmeier - Enhancing Your Dairy Farm’s Business Decision Making Process
4:30 p.m. Monona UWRF CAFES Alumni Reception
Saturday, October 4
10:00 a.m.

Arena Building Forage Seminar Stage

Do Higher Seeding Rates Improve Alfalfa Sstand Persistence and Yield?
Dan Undersander

University of Wisconsin-Madison