2018 PDPW Business Conference

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Save the Date for the 2018 PDPW Business Conference - Mar. 14-15, 2018

November 28, 2017
 
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800-947-7379
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Save the Date for the 2018 PDPW Business Conference - Mar. 14-15, 2018
Dairy’s Premier Educational Event will Feature Best-in-Class Education
 
DAIRY NEWS – Mark your calendars for the 2018 PDPW Business Conference, presented by Professional Dairy Producers® (PDPW) on March 14-15 at the Alliant Energy Center in Madison, Wis.  The 2018 Conference’s theme is “Dairying to Thrive” and will feature two days filled with world-renowned speakers presenting dynamic educational sessions and workshops.
 
The PDPW Business Conference has grown to be the premier educational event for the dairy industry, with over 1,700 attendees, including active dairy farmers and agribusiness professionals from across the country and globe.  Attendees can expect best-in-class keynotes and breakout sessions focused on pressing industry topics, as well as dynamic small-group learning lounge sessions, previews of new industry research, and hands-on workshops.
 
Developed by an active dairy farmer committee, the Conference will highlight headliners John O’Leary, burn survivor and motivational speaker; Dr. Michael Boehlje, Professor Emeritus of Ag Economics at Purdue University; Dan Basse, agricultural economist and President of AgResource Company; and closing with an inspirational keynote from Liz Murray, author of “Breaking Night.”
 
Additional experts will cover a wide array of topics in the areas of dairy production and health, business and finance, leadership and management, natural resources, human resources, food safety, consumer engagement and beyond.
 
“Dairying is a business, a science and an art,” said Shelly Mayer, Executive Director of PDPW.  “This Conference is unmatched and delivers 48 hours of comprehensive, leading-edge information from top speakers around the globe to give dairy farmers the tools they need to continue improving their businesses.”
 
Conference details and registration information is available at www.pdpw.org or contact PDPW at 1-800-947-7379.
 
Professional Dairy Producers (PDPW) is the nation's largest dairy producer-led organization of its kind, focusing on producer professionalism, stakeholder engagement and unified outreach to share ideas, solutions, resources and experiences that help dairy producers succeed."
 
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