Stride® Youth Leadership ConferenceSeptember 23, 2023
Madison, Wis.Price: $100/high school student
Step into student leadership by attending PDPW's Stride® Youth Leadership Conference on September 23, 2023, at the University of Wisconsin - Madison. This single-day program is for high school students ages 15 to 18 who are looking to amplify and excel in their leadership skills while preparing for the future and discovering opportunities in the dairy and agriculture sector.
2023 Herdsperson Workshop®October 11 & 12, 2023
Arlington and Marshfield, WIPrice: Member: $130; Non-Member: $305; ($100 for each add'l participant)
The 2023 PDPW Herdsperson Workshop will take on today's most challenging cow-side topics with leading industry experts. English and Spanish-speaking herdspersons, dairy managers, nutritionists and veterinarians are invited to two reoccurring workshops on Wednesday, October 11 in Arlington, Wis., and Thursday, October 12 in Marshfield, Wis., from 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. This high-level workshop will provide seasoned herd managers and dairy professionals with new insights and skills to better manage their herds.
2023 Calf Care Connection®October 17, 18 & 19, 2023
Arlington, Kewaunee and Eau Claire, Wis.Price: Member: $130; Non-Member: $305; ($100 for each add'l participant)
Advance your calf knowledge at the PDPW Calf Care Connection® training. This workshop will be taught in English with simultaneous Spanish translation for calf care managers, calf feeders and team members looking to grow their skillset by learning from industry experts. These workshops will repeat in three locations on Oct. 17, 18, and 19, 2023, from 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. in Arlington, Kewaunee and Eau Claire, Wis.
Dairy Managers Institute®Dec. 12-13, 2023
Juneau, WIDairy Managers Institute® will equip today's dairy managers with the skills needed to become effective team leaders. Join us on December 12-13, 2023, at PDPW Headquarters in Juneau, Wis., for an intensive management-development program for dairy managers on the farm or in agribusiness. Each attendee will select one tier to complete.While not mandatory, it is strongly encouraged to follow the program in chronological order.
Cornerstone Dairy Academy®March 12-13, 2024
Wisconsin Dells, WIPrice: students and producers pay $200; industry members pay $500
Join industry members from across the country as you build your leadership skills at this dynamic professional-development training. Applications are due January 31, 2024, for the March 12-13, 2024 program. The event will be held at the Chula Vista Resort in Wisconsin Dells, Wis.
Cornerstone Dairy Academy® - Española12 y 13 de marzo de 2024
Wisconsin Dells, WIPrice: estudiantes y productores pagan $200; los miembros de la industria pagan $500
Únase a miembros de la industria de todo el país mientras desarrolla sus habilidades de liderazgo en esta capacitación dinámica de desarrollo profesional. Las solicitudes deben presentarse el 31 de enero de 2024 para el programa del 12 al 13 de marzo de 2024. El evento se llevará a cabo en el Chula Vista Resort en Wisconsin Dells, Wis.
Financial Literacy for Dairy® Varies by Level. Level 1 begins Nov. 8-9, 2023
Juneau, Wis. Price: Varies by Level
Join the 2023-24 PDPW Financial Literacy for Dairy training series this fall and winter, held at PDPW Headquarters in Juneau, Wis. The multi-level, multi-session financial development program is designed to provide dairy farmers, veterinarians, nutritionists, and other agribusiness professionals a solid financial understanding and foundation and then stretch their thinking beyond current comfort zones.
PDPW is Dairy's Professional Development Organization. Producer-led and membership-based, we're here to share ideas, solutions, resources and experiences that help individual dairy producers – and our industry as a whole – succeed. Our focus is on producer professionalism, stakeholder engagement and unified outreach.