Varies by Level. Level 1's first session: Nov. 9-10, 2022 Location
Juneau, Wis. Price
Varies by Level
DescriptionJoin the 2022-23 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.
Level 1 & 2 sessions will be trained by renowned dairy-financial experts Gary Sipiorski, agricultural business and financial consultant, and Dr. Kevin Bernhardt, Professor of Agribusiness at UW-Platteville. The Level 3 session will be trained by Dick Wittman of Wittman Consulting and TEPAP Ag Executive Program faculty.
Space is limited to 30 attendees per level and pre-assessment is required to complete registration. For additional information please call PDPW at 800-947-7379 or email us at email@example.com.
Registered attendees will receive an email from PDPW with a link to complete an online placement test to be properly placed into Level 1, 2 or 3; you'll receive notification of your level placement immediately upon submission of the test.
4 total days of training in 2 sessions
- Begins Nov. 9-10, 2022
- Concludes Dec. 14-15, 2022
6 total days of training in 3 sessions
- Begins Jan. 18-19, 2023
- Reconvenes Feb. 8-9, 2023
- Concludes Mar. 1-2, 2023
2 total days of training in 1 session
- Held Mar. 22-23, 2023
Training Agenda Per Day
Day 1: 9 a.m. registration, 9:30 a.m. training start, 8 p.m. training concludes
Day 2: 8 a.m. training resumes, 4 p.m. concludes
An online placement test will determine which level you place into. An initial registration fee of $650/PDPW member or $775/non-member is required for placement; this fee covers the cost for all Level 1 participants.
PDPW Member Rate:
Level 1: $650 (No additional cost)
Level 2: $850* ($650 initial reg. + $200 L2 reg. cost)
Level 3: $800* ($650 initial reg. + $150 L3 reg. cost)
Level 1: $825 (No additional cost)
Level 2: $1025* ($825 initial reg. + $200 L2 reg. cost)
Level 3: $975* ($825 initial reg. + $150 L3 reg. cost)
*For all levels, a down payment of $650/$825 (member/non-member rates) will be processed during initial registration. If entering in Level 2 or 3, the remainder of the registration cost will be processed upon finalizing registration. For questions, call PDPW at 800-947-7379.
Count On Us
Again this year, Financial Literacy for Dairy features its “Count On Us,” program, designed to build partnerships to improve financial reporting and comprehension of each dairy operation's profitability. PDPW is proud to partner with the following lenders, financial institutions and consultants who are willing to provide partial scholarships to dairy producers participating in the Financial Literacy for Dairy program. Class attendees will pay the training program fee to PDPW upon registration, then consult with their “Count On Us” partners to determine the scholarship amount.
Count On Us Partners:
Bank of Brodhead
BMO Harris Bank
Citizens State Bank of Loyal
Dairy Business Consulting, Inc
DMB Community Bank - DeForest
Farmers & Merchants Union Bank
GreenStone Farm Credit Services
Nicolet National Bank
State Bank of Cross Plains
820 N. Main St.,
Juneau, WI 53039
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