2018 PDPW Business Conference
Dairy's Professional Development Organization
Save the date for dairy's premier educational event: the 2018 PDPW Business Conference is scheduled for March 14-15, 2018 at the Alliant Energy Center in Madison, Wis.
The 2018 Conference will feature on-point topics and dynamic educational sessions presented by world-renowned speakers. A producer committee of active dairy producers is currently working on the 2018 agenda, speaker line-up and entertainment showcase.
Count on the Conference to deliver:
- Expert speakers and producer panelists
- Powerful keynote sessions
- Relevant specialty and breakout sessions
- Small-group learning lounge sessions
- New research previews
- Hands-on labs
Business Conference is where you'll connect with a new idea, an old friend, a global perspective, the latest technology and a trusted resource.
Stay tuned for more details.
What Farmers Say:
Brian Forrest"With all the vendors at the Business Conference, it's like a mini World Dairy Expo."- Brian Forrest, Maple Ridge Dairy, Dairy Farmer, Stratford, Wis.
Jay Binversie"I really enjoy the smaller meetings and the break-out sessions at the Business Conference where farmers interact and share ideas."- Jay Binversie, Robinway Dairy, Dairy Farmer, Kiel, Wis.
Ken Feltz"The Business Conference is a big deal. The educational events cover all of dairying. It's about more than just managing cows - you get information on industry regulations, employee management, legislation, and all kinds of different topics."- Ken Feltz, Feltz Family Farms, Dairy Farmer, Stevens Point, Wis.
Mark Ulness"When we attend PDPW sessions we find that the take-home messages are the same, regardless of how big your farm is. From nutrition benchmarks to employee management and cow comfort, we can apply all these concepts to our farm to be more progressive."- Mark Ulness, Ragnar Holsteins, Dairy Farmer, Valders, Wis.
Paul Lippart"Go to the Business Conference. It's fun, and there's no way you could go and not take something away from it."- Paul Lippart, Grass-Ridge Dairy, Dairy Farmer, Pittsville, Wis.