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WDE Dairy Cattle Show Exhibitors Designate Official Judges

World Dairy Expo® is pleased to announce the eight official judges... LEARN MORE

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Trade Show

The world’s largest dairy-focused Trade Show featuring more than 650 companies is accessible year-round through a company and keyword searchable exhibitor listing. New products, research and services available to the dairy industry can be explored through Innovation Unveiled or during a Knowledge Nook Session at WDE.

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Dairy Cattle Show

World Dairy Expo is home to one of the best-known dairy cattle shows in the world. Discover dairy show cattle genetics and services available from our 1,600 Dairy Cattle Show exhibitors in the New Holland Pavilions and Cattle Tent. Take your cattle and exhibitor search to the next level with Expo's free mobile event app. 

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Education

World Dairy Expo's educational programs give you the chance to visit with peers while learning from fellow producers and industry experts about different ways to make your operation more profitable. Learn more about upcoming Expo Seminars, Virtual Farm Tours, Knowledge Nook Sessions, Tanbark Talks, Expo en Español, FFA Seminars and Dairy Forage Seminars.

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Official Schedule

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Sunday, September 26th, 2021
10:00 AM World Dairy Expo Youth Fitting Contest (Sale Pavilion)
World Dairy Expo Youth Fitting Contest will take place at 10:00 a.m. in the Sale Pavilion on Sunday, September 27, 2020. This contest is open to all youth ages, 13 to 21. Registration deadline is 5 p.m. Saturday, September 26.
more info
4:30 PM International Post-Secondary Dairy Cattle Judging Contest - Practical (Showring) more info
6:30 PM Culver's Dairy Cattle Exhibitor Appreciation Picnic (The Tanbark)

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*Schedule subject to change

Monday, September 27th, 2021
8:00 AM National 4-H, National Intercollegiate & International Post-Secondary Dairy Cattle Judging Contests (Coliseum) more info
2:00 PM World Dairy Expo Youth Showmanship Contest (Coliseum)
Open to all youth, ages 9 to 21, the World Dairy Expo Youth Showmanship Contest will take place at 2:00 p.m. in the Coliseum on Monday, September 28, 2020. Registration deadline is 4 p.m. Sunday, September 27.
more info
6:30 PM National 4-H, National Intercollegiate & International Post-Secondary Dairy Cattle Judging Contest Awards Banquet (The Tanbark)
Join fellow participants at 5:30 p.m. for a reception with dinner to follow at 6:30 p.m.
more info

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*Schedule subject to change

Tuesday, September 28th, 2021
7:00 AM International Ayrshire Show (Coliseum)
Official: Michael Creek, Hagerstown, Md. Associate: Jamie Howard, Burgessville, Ontario, Canada
more info
7:30 AM International Junior Holstein Show (Coliseum)
Official: Brandon Ferry, Hilbert, Wis. Associate: Tyler Reynolds, Corfu, N.Y.
more info
8:00 AM FFA Judging Events (SP, EH & Sheraton Madison Hotel) more info
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Family Lounge, hosted by Dairy Girl Network (EH2 WDE Family Lounge)
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Trade Show
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Agricultural Careers Panel - FFA Seminar (Mendota 1)
Interested in pursuing an agricultural career or just wondering what options are after high school? World Dairy Expo has assembled a panel of agricultural professionals who represent a variety of career option for students looking to learn from current members of the dairy industry and beyond. Panelists will share about their various jobs, companies and what they have done to be successful beyond high school including their education paths. Panelists: Cassie Endres, ABS Global; Josh Jens, Lely North America; Kristin Paul, American Jersey Cattle Association; Cyndee Smiley, John Deere Moderator: Aaron Zimmerman, Midwest Farm Report Sponsored by: Alliant Energy Corporation
more info
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM Improving Passive Transfer in Calves – Presented in Spanish (Knowledge Nook)

Jorge Botero, MV, Wet Calf Health and Nutrition Consultant, Dairy Tech, Inc. Presented by: Dairy Tech, Inc.
more info
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Diving Deeper into FFA - FFA Seminar (Mendota 1)
Premier leadership, personal growth, and career success are all key points of the FFA mission. We hear these words a lot, but what do they actually mean? In this workshop, students will dive into what they mean and how they can fulfill them through FFA and agricultural education.
more info
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Addressing Cow Comfort at Dry-Off: A Novel Approach (Knowledge Nook)

Curtis Vlietstra, DMV, Sr. Professional Services Veterinarian, Boehringer Ingelheim Presented by: Boehringer Ingelheim
more info
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM World Dairy Expo Tech Spotlight (Mendota 2 Meeting Room)
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM Improving Passive Transfer in Calves (Knowledge Nook)

Jorge Botero, MV, Wet Calf Health and Nutrition Consultant, Dairy Tech, Inc. Presented by: Dairy Tech, Inc.
more info
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Newalta Dairy LLC - Virtual Farm Tour (Mendota 1)

Newalta Dairy LLC Pipestone, Minnesota Sponsor: Milk Specialties Global Animal Nutrition
more info
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM Driving Sustainability for Dairy Farms: Manure Management (Knowledge Nook)

Trond Lund, Head of Business Development, N2 Applied AS Presented by: ProStar Energy Solutions
more info
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Spreadsheets, Apps and Software for your Dairy - Expo Seminar (Mendota 2)

Presenters: Dr. Larry Tranel, Jennifer Bentley and Fred Hall; Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Dairy Team Sponsor: VAS
more info
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM Cow-Side Mastitis Management (Knowledge Nook)

Julia Somerdin, CEO and Cofounder, Labby Inc. Presented by: Labby Inc.
more info
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM Mineral Nutrition is Instrumental to the Dairy Industry's Success (Knowledge Nook)

Angela R. Boyer, Ph.D., Mineral Nutrition Technical Manager, Phibro Animal Health Corp. Presented by: Phibro Animal Health Corp.
more info
3:30 PM International Jersey Show - Heifers (Coliseum)
Official: Chad Ryan, Fond du Lac, Wis. Associate: Kevin Doeberiener, West Salem, Ohio
more info
4:00 PM International Milking Shorthorn Show - Heifers (Coliseum)
Official: Dean Dohle, Halfway, Mo. Associate: Keith Fisher, New Enterprise, Pa.
more info
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Happy Hour (The Tanbark)

Join fellow attendees and exhibitors in The Tanbark for Happy Hour, sponsored by Danone North America!
more info
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM Commercial Exhibitor Party (Exhibition Hall Atrium)
Sponsored by Hoard's Dairyman and World Dairy Expo **For Commercial Exhibitors only

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*Schedule subject to change

Wednesday, September 29th, 2021
7:30 AM International Jersey Show - Cows/Groups (Coliseum)
Official: Chad Ryan, Fond du Lac, Wis. Associate: Kevin Doeberiener, West Salem, Ohio
more info
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM Farming Forward Through Enhanced Innovation and Farm Profitability - Tanbark Talks (The Tanbark)
This presentation is a part of Tanbark Talks. The panelists and their areas of conversation focus are: DMI CEO Tom Gallagher (“Driving dairy sales today – anticipating the future on behalf of America’s dairy farmers”) DMI Chief Transformation Officer Dwyer Williams (“Creating inspiring new futures for U.S. dairy”) Kinnard Farms CEO Lee Kinnard (“Demonstrating leadership in extreme resource efficiency and regeneration”) National Milk Producers Federation Vice President of Economic Policy and Market Research Peter Vitaliano (“Contributing to connecting the urban rural communities of the future”) DMI Senior Vice President of Strategic Intelligence Eve Pollet (“Becoming a full spectrum health provider”)
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Family Lounge, hosted by Dairy Girl Network (EH2 WDE Family Lounge)
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Trade Show
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM How Computer Vision Technology Transforms Productivity and Herd Welfare on the Farm (Knowledge Nook)

Tyler Bramble, Ph.D., Growth Lead Manager, Cainthus Presented by: Cainthus
more info
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Keeping the Rumen Healthy: A New Approach to Working with Fiber in Rations (Dairy Forage Seminar Stage)

Presenter: Mary Beth Hall, Ph.D., U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center, Madison, Wis. This seminar is a part of the Dairy Forage Seminar series, organized by the World Forage Analysis Superbowl.
more info
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Royal Dairy - Virtual Farm Tour (Mendota 1)
Royal Dairy Royal City, Washington Sponsor: Advanced Comfort Technology & BioFiltro, Inc.
more info
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM LR Gehm, LLC Parlor Performance Seminar (Kegonsa)
Hosted by LR Gehm, LLC
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Do You Have Clean Feed? (Knowledge Nook)

John Goeser, Ph.D., Rock River Laboratory, Inc., and Renato Schmidt, Ph.D., Technical Services – Forage Expert, Lallemand Animal Nutrition Presented by: Lallemand Animal Nutrition
more info
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM How We Are Evaluating Farm Loans - Expo Seminar (Mendota 2)

Panelists: Matthew Wilson, Rabo AgriFinance; Sam Miller, BMO Harris; Roger Murray, Farm Credit East Moderator: Millaine Wells, Local 5 WFRV Sponsor: Micro Technologies
more info
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM Rumen Protected Glucose For Dairy Cows (Knowledge Nook)

David Casper, Ph.D., PAS, DPL ACAS, Technical Service Manager, Soy Best Presented by: Soy Best
more info
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM Brevant seeds Forage Superbowl Luncheon (Exhibition Hall - Mendota 3 &4)
This event is open to forage producers from around the globe. An RSVP is required.
more info
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM Developing a Calf Program for Your Farm (Knowledge Nook)

Bob James, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus, Virginia Tech University and Kimberley Morrill, Ph.D., Technical Services Manager, Chr. Hansen Presented by: Chr. Hansen
more info
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Dairy Cow Productivity: More Important to the Profitability of Your Dairy Operation Than You Might Think - Expo Seminar (Mendota 2)

Presenter: Peter Vitaliano, Vice President of Economic Policy & Market Research, National Milk Producers Federation Sponsor: National Milk Producers Federation
more info
1:30 PM International Milking Shorthorn Show - Cows/Groups (Coliseum)
Official: Dean Dohle, Halfway, Mo. Associate: Keith Fisher, New Enterprise, Pa.
more info
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Forage Production and Quality at Sand Creek Dairy (Dairy Forage Seminar Stage)

Presenters: Luke and Ethan Haywood, Sand Creek Dairy, Hastings, Mich. This seminar is a part of the Dairy Forage Seminar series, organized by the World Forage Analysis Superbowl.
more info
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM New Technologies for Producing Highly Digestible Forages for Feeding Dairy Cattle (Knowledge Nook)

David Casper, Ph.D., Dairy Nutritionist and Research Consultant Presented by: Ralco
more info
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Cinco Prácticas para Fortalecer un Equipo Agrícola Diverso - Expo en Español (Mendota 1)

Miércoles 29 de septiembre a las 2 p.m. Cinco Prácticas para Fortalecer un Equipo Agrícola Diverso Presentadora: Elsie González, M.S., propietaria, Motiva Consulting Patrocinado por: Progressive Dairy Five Practices to Strengthen a Diverse Farm Team Presenter: Elsie González, M.S., Owner, Motiva Consulting Sponsored by: Progressive Dairy
more info
2:30 PM International Brown Swiss Show - Heifers (Coliseum)
Official: Lynn Harbaugh, Marion, Wis. Associate: Phillip Topp, Botkins, Ohio
more info
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM High Moisture Corn Feeding System For Any Robotic Milking Farm (Knowledge Nook)

Bradley Biehl, Farmer & President, AMS Galaxy USA Presented by: AMS Galaxy USA
more info
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Happy Hour (The Tanbark)

Join fellow attendees and exhibitors in The Tanbark for Happy Hour, sponsored by Phibro Animal Health Corp.
more info

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*Schedule subject to change

Thursday, September 30th, 2021
7:30 AM International Brown Swiss Show - Cows/Groups (Coliseum)
Official: Lynn Harbaugh, Marion, Wis. Associate: Phillip Topp, Botkins, Ohio
more info
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM U.S. Farm Report - LIVE! (The Tanbark)

Join us in The Tanbark for a taping of the U.S. Farm Report - LIVE hosted by Tyne Morgan. Panelists include Mike North, ever.ag, and Ben Laine, Rabo AgriFinance.
more info
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Family Lounge, hosted by Dairy Girl Network (EH2 WDE Family Lounge)
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Trade Show
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM Smart Barn Technology at Your Fingertips (Knowledge Nook)

Mark Doornink, Vice President of Product Management, VES-Artex Presented by: VES-Artex
more info
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Considerations for Using Warm-Season Annuals as Part of Your Forage System (Dairy Forage Seminar Stage)

Presenter: John K. Bernard, Ph.D., P.A.S., Dipl. ACAN, University of Georgia, Tifton, Ga. This seminar is a part of the Dairy Forage Seminar series, organized by the World Forage Analysis Superbowl.
more info
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Steinhurst Dairy, LLC - Virtual Farm Tour (Mendota 1)

Steinhurst Dairy, LLC Creston, Ohio Sponsor: Purina Animal Nutrition, LLC
more info
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Optimizing Rumen Function with Native Rumen Microorganisms (Knowledge Nook)

Lisa Marotz, Ph.D., Microbiome Scientist, Native Microbials Presented by: Native Microbials
more info
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM The Changing Landscape of Milk Marketers and Processors (Mendota 2)

Presenter: Corey Geiger, Managing Editor, Hoard's Dairyman Sponsor: Mico Technologies
more info
11:30 AM - 12:15 AM New Technologies for Producing Highly Digestible Forages for Feeding Dairy Cattle (Knowledge Nook)

David Casper, Ph.D., Dairy Nutritionist and Research Consultant Presented by: Ralco
more info
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Donley Farms - Virtual Farm Tour (Mendota 1)

Donley Farms Shoshone, Idaho Sponsor: GENEX
more info
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM The Future Viability of Dairy Farmers in the U.S. (Monona)
American Dairy Coalition
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM Rumen Protected Glucose For Dairy Cows (Knowledge Nook)

David Casper, Ph.D., PAS, DPL ACAS, Technical Service Manager, Soy Best Presented by: Soy Best
more info
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Practical Employee Management Strategies - Expo Seminar (Mendota 2)

Presenter: Dr. Robert Hagevoort, Associate Professor and Extension Dairy Specialist, New Mexico State University Sponsor: The National Dairy FARM Program
more info
1:30 PM International Guernsey Show - Heifers (Coliseum)
Official: Molly Sloan, Columbus, Wis. Associate: Glyn Lucas, Dumfries Galloway, Scotland
more info
1:30 PM International Red & White Show - Heifers (Coliseum)
Official: Pierre Boulet, Montmagny, Quebec, Canada Associate: Richard Landry, Ste-Brigitte-des-Saults, Quebec, Canada
more info
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM LEAF (Leaves Enhance Alfalfa Forage) Testing Provides Opportunities for Improving Alfalfa Quality (Dairy Forage Seminar Stage)

Presenter: David C. Weakly, Ph.D., Forage Genetics, West Salem, Wis. This seminar is a part of the Dairy Forage Seminar series, organized by the World Forage Analysis Superbowl.
more info
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM Developing a Calf Program for Your Farm (Knowledge Nook)

Speakers: Dr. Bob James, Professor Emeritus, Virginia Tech University and Dr. Kimberley Morrill Presenting Company: Chr. Hansen
more info
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Como tener éxito en una posición de Liderazgo - Expo en Español (Mendota 1)

Jueves 30 de septiembre a las 2 p.m. Como tener éxito en una posición de Liderazgo Presentadora: Santiago Ledwith, DVM, MSc, CEO y Fundador de Action Dairy Patrocinado por: Progressive Dairy How to Excel to a Leadership Position Presenter: Santiago Ledwith, DVM, MSc, Action Dairy Sponsor: Progressive Dairy
more info
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM High Moisture Corn Feeding System For Any Robotic Milking Farm (Knowledge Nook)

Bradley Biehl, Farmer & President, AMS Galaxy USA Presented by: AMS Galaxy USA
more info
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM South Dakota State University Alumni Reception (Wingra)
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Happy Hour (The Tanbark)

Join fellow attendees and exhibitors in The Tanbark for Happy Hour, sponsored by Phibro Animal Health Corp.
more info
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM National Dairy Shrine Reception and Banquet (Atrium - Exhibition Hall)
Tickets Required Student Networking Event starts at 4:30
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM National Agri-Marketing Association (NAMA) Reception (Exhibition Hall Balcony)
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM UW-Platteville School of Agriculture Alumni Reception (Monona)

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*Schedule subject to change

Friday, October 1st, 2021
7:30 AM International Red & White Show - Cows/Groups (Coliseum)
Official: Pierre Boulet, Montmagny, Quebec, Canada Associate: Richard Landry, Ste-Brigitte-des-Saults, Quebec, Canada
more info
7:30 AM International Guernsey Show - Cows/Groups (Coliseum)
Official: Molly Sloan, Columbus, Wis. Associate: Mike West, Orangeville, Ontario, Canada
more info
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM This Business Called Agriculture- Tanbark Talks (The Tanbark)
Start your morning off right with Damian Mason and his talk, "This Business Called Agriculture."
more info
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Family Lounge, hosted by Dairy Girl Network (EH2 WDE Family Lounge)
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Trade Show
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM The Buddy System (Knowledge Nook)

Laura Raatz, Calf and Youngstock Manager, Wagner Farms Presented by: Agri-Plastics Mfg.
more info
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM Career Connections (Mendota 4)

Looking for something new professionally or struggling with where to begin? Career Connections is your newest free tool to connect with job and internship opportunities in the dairy industry! With Careers Connections, high school and college students as well as young dairy professionals will connect with World Dairy Expo's commercial exhibitors, sponsors, Dairy Cattle Show exhibitors and non-exhibiting farms. At World Dairy Expo, a free networking event will be held on Friday, October 1 at 9:30 a.m. to connect job and internship seekers with hiring companies and farms. A list of currently featured opportunities can be found by selecting "More Info" below. This program is sponsored by National Dairy Shrine.
more info
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Hildebrand Farms Dairy - Virtual Farm Tour (Mendota 1)

Hildebrand Farms Dairy Junction City, Kansas Sponsor: Kansas Department of Agriculture
more info
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Forage Storage: Life After Harvest (Dairy Forage Seminar Stage)

Presenter: Michelle Chang-Der Bedrosian, Ph.D., Vita Plus, Madison, Wis. This seminar is a part of the Dairy Forage Seminar series, organized by the World Forage Analysis Superbowl.
more info
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Smart Barn Technology at Your Fingertips (Knowledge Nook)

Mark Doornink, Vice President of Product Management, VES-Artex Presented by: VES-Artex
more info
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM The Future of Beef on Dairy and Heifer Inventory Management - Expo Seminar (Mendota 2)

Presenter: Dr. Larry Corah, Kansas State University Sponsor: Quality Liquid Feeds, Inc.
more info
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Sharing Wisdom, hosted by Dairy Girl Network (Mendota 3)
"Recover and Embrace Your Genuine Self" presented by Kyra Cavanaugh
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM Predict Herd Risks When Needed Most: The Transition Period (Knowledge Nook)

Ray Nebel, Ph.D., Research and Technical Consultant, and Marcus Hollmann, Nutritionist Presented by: CowManager
more info
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Hendrickson Dairy - Virtual Farm Tour (Mendota 1)

Hendrickson Dairy Menahga, Minn. Sponsor: Quality Liquid Feeds, Inc.
more info
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM Rumen Protected Glucose For Dairy Cows (Knowledge Nook)

David Casper, Ph.D., PAS, DPL ACAS, Technical Service Manager, Soy Best Presented by: Soy Best
more info
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Value-Added Products and Niche Marketing - Expo Seminar (Mendota 2)
Panelists: Chris Casiello, Arethusa Farm Dairy; Garry Hansen, Garry's Meadow Fresh; Alise Sjostrom, Redhead Creamery Moderator: Kaitlyn Riley, Wisconsin Beef Council
more info
1:00 PM International Holstein Show - Heifers (Coliseum)
Official: Mike Berry, Powell Butte, Ore. Associate: Tom DeGroot, Rosedale, British Columbia, Canada
more info
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM How Do Handheld NIRS Instruments Measure Up? (Dairy Forage Seminar Stage)

Presenter: Matthew Digman, Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wis. This seminar is a part of the Dairy Forage Seminar series, organized by the World Forage Analysis Superbowl.
more info
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM Make Longevity Her Legacy (Knowledge Nook)

Chuck Sattler, Vice President of Genetic Programs, Select Sires, Inc., and Jeff Ziegler, Vice President of Dairy Cattle Breeding, Select Sires, Inc. Presented by: Select Sires, Inc.
more info
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Estrategias para tener empleados comprometidos y reducir la rotación - Expo en Español (Mendota 1)

Viernes, 1 de octubre a las 2 p.m. Estrategias para tener empleados comprometidos y reducir la rotación Presentadores: Santiago Ledwith DVM, MSc, Action Dairy; Carolina Pinzón MSc., FORTE Dairy Consulting; Juan Quezada, Milk Source, LLC Patrocinado por: Progressive Dairy Strategies to have engaged employees and reduce turnover Presenters: Santiago Ledwith DVM, MSc, Action Dairy; Carolina Pinzón MSc., FORTE Dairy Consulting; Juan Quezada, Milk Source, LLC Sponsored by: Progressive Dairy
more info
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM Sand Bedding and Anaerobic Digestion (Knowledge Nook)

Speaker: Andrew Wedel, P.E., Director of International Business - Agriculture Presenting Company: McLanahan Corporation
more info
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Happy Hour (The Tanbark)

Join fellow attendees and exhibitors for Happy Hour in The Tanbark, sponsored by Phibro Animal Health Corp.
more info
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM UW-River Falls Alumni and Friends Reception (Monona)
7:00 PM World Classic '21 Holstein Sale (Showring - Coliseum) more info
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM Sunset Celebration (The Tanbark)

It's time to celebrate the return of World Dairy Expo with a free concert hosted in The Tanbark for the global dairy industry! Dillon Carmichael, Nashville recording artist, will headline the event with special guest Meghan Patrick! Claim your free tickets today by tapping on More Information below.
more info

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*Schedule subject to change

Saturday, October 2nd, 2021
7:30 AM International Holstein Show - Cows/Groups (Coliseum)
Official: Mike Berry, Powell Butte, Ore. Associate: Tom DeGroot, Rosedale, British Columbia, Canada
more info
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Family Lounge, hosted by Dairy Girl Network (EH2 WDE Family Lounge)
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Trade Show
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM Mineral Nutrition is Instrumental to the Dairy Industry's Success (Knowledge Nook)

Angela R. Boyer, Ph.D., Mineral Nutrition Technical Manager, Phibro Animal Health Corp. Presented by: Phibro Animal Health Corp.
more info
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Prairieland Dairy - Virtual Farm Tour (Mendota 1)

Prairieland Dairy Belleville, Wisconsin Sponsor: CowManager
more info
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Further Considerations for Making Baled Silages (Dairy Forage Seminar Stage)

Presenter: Wayne K. Coblentz, U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center, Marshfield, Wis. This seminar is a part of the Dairy Forage Seminar series, organized by the World Forage Analysis Superbowl.
more info
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM On Farm Analysis for Instant Insights (Knowledge Nook)
Speaker: Erik Deutsch, Vice President of Innovation and Customer Solutions, Si-Ware Systems Presenting Company: Si-Ware Systems
more info
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM What Would the Food Supply Look Like Without Animal Agriculture? - Expo Seminar (Mendota 2)
Presenter: Mary Beth Hall, Dairy Scientist, USDA Agricultural Research Service
more info
4:00 PM Parade of Champions and Selection of Supreme Champions (Coliseum)
The Parade of Champions is highlighted by the selection of 2021 Supreme Champion of World Dairy Expo.
more info

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*Schedule subject to change

Official Schedule

Select a day to see the scheduled events!

Sunday
Sunday, September 26th, 2021
10:00 AM World Dairy Expo Youth Fitting Contest (Sale Pavilion) +
World Dairy Expo Youth Fitting Contest will take place at 10:00 a.m. in the Sale Pavilion on Sunday, September 27, 2020. This contest is open to all youth ages, 13 to 21. Registration deadline is 5 p.m. Saturday, September 26.
more info
4:30 PM International Post-Secondary Dairy Cattle Judging Contest - Practical (Showring) more info
6:30 PM Culver's Dairy Cattle Exhibitor Appreciation Picnic (The Tanbark)

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*Schedule subject to change

Monday
Monday, September 27th, 2021
8:00 AM National 4-H, National Intercollegiate & International Post-Secondary Dairy Cattle Judging Contests (Coliseum) more info
2:00 PM World Dairy Expo Youth Showmanship Contest (Coliseum) +
Open to all youth, ages 9 to 21, the World Dairy Expo Youth Showmanship Contest will take place at 2:00 p.m. in the Coliseum on Monday, September 28, 2020. Registration deadline is 4 p.m. Sunday, September 27.
more info
6:30 PM National 4-H, National Intercollegiate & International Post-Secondary Dairy Cattle Judging Contest Awards Banquet (The Tanbark) +
Join fellow participants at 5:30 p.m. for a reception with dinner to follow at 6:30 p.m.
more info

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*Schedule subject to change

Tuesday
Tuesday, September 28th, 2021
7:00 AM International Ayrshire Show (Coliseum) +
Official: Michael Creek, Hagerstown, Md. Associate: Jamie Howard, Burgessville, Ontario, Canada
more info
7:30 AM International Junior Holstein Show (Coliseum) +
Official: Brandon Ferry, Hilbert, Wis. Associate: Tyler Reynolds, Corfu, N.Y.
more info
8:00 AM FFA Judging Events (SP, EH & Sheraton Madison Hotel) more info
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Family Lounge, hosted by Dairy Girl Network (EH2 WDE Family Lounge)
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Trade Show
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Agricultural Careers Panel - FFA Seminar (Mendota 1) +
Interested in pursuing an agricultural career or just wondering what options are after high school? World Dairy Expo has assembled a panel of agricultural professionals who represent a variety of career option for students looking to learn from current members of the dairy industry and beyond. Panelists will share about their various jobs, companies and what they have done to be successful beyond high school including their education paths. Panelists: Cassie Endres, ABS Global; Josh Jens, Lely North America; Kristin Paul, American Jersey Cattle Association; Cyndee Smiley, John Deere Moderator: Aaron Zimmerman, Midwest Farm Report Sponsored by: Alliant Energy Corporation
more info
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM Improving Passive Transfer in Calves – Presented in Spanish (Knowledge Nook) +

Jorge Botero, MV, Wet Calf Health and Nutrition Consultant, Dairy Tech, Inc. Presented by: Dairy Tech, Inc.
more info
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Diving Deeper into FFA - FFA Seminar (Mendota 1) +
Premier leadership, personal growth, and career success are all key points of the FFA mission. We hear these words a lot, but what do they actually mean? In this workshop, students will dive into what they mean and how they can fulfill them through FFA and agricultural education.
more info
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Addressing Cow Comfort at Dry-Off: A Novel Approach (Knowledge Nook) +

Curtis Vlietstra, DMV, Sr. Professional Services Veterinarian, Boehringer Ingelheim Presented by: Boehringer Ingelheim
more info
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM World Dairy Expo Tech Spotlight (Mendota 2 Meeting Room)
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM Improving Passive Transfer in Calves (Knowledge Nook) +

Jorge Botero, MV, Wet Calf Health and Nutrition Consultant, Dairy Tech, Inc. Presented by: Dairy Tech, Inc.
more info
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Newalta Dairy LLC - Virtual Farm Tour (Mendota 1) +

Newalta Dairy LLC Pipestone, Minnesota Sponsor: Milk Specialties Global Animal Nutrition
more info
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM Driving Sustainability for Dairy Farms: Manure Management (Knowledge Nook) +

Trond Lund, Head of Business Development, N2 Applied AS Presented by: ProStar Energy Solutions
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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Spreadsheets, Apps and Software for your Dairy - Expo Seminar (Mendota 2) +

Presenters: Dr. Larry Tranel, Jennifer Bentley and Fred Hall; Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Dairy Team Sponsor: VAS
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1:30 PM - 2:15 PM Cow-Side Mastitis Management (Knowledge Nook) +

Julia Somerdin, CEO and Cofounder, Labby Inc. Presented by: Labby Inc.
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2:30 PM - 3:15 PM Mineral Nutrition is Instrumental to the Dairy Industry's Success (Knowledge Nook) +

Angela R. Boyer, Ph.D., Mineral Nutrition Technical Manager, Phibro Animal Health Corp. Presented by: Phibro Animal Health Corp.
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3:30 PM International Jersey Show - Heifers (Coliseum) +
Official: Chad Ryan, Fond du Lac, Wis. Associate: Kevin Doeberiener, West Salem, Ohio
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4:00 PM International Milking Shorthorn Show - Heifers (Coliseum) +
Official: Dean Dohle, Halfway, Mo. Associate: Keith Fisher, New Enterprise, Pa.
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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Happy Hour (The Tanbark) +

Join fellow attendees and exhibitors in The Tanbark for Happy Hour, sponsored by Danone North America!
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5:00 PM - 7:30 PM Commercial Exhibitor Party (Exhibition Hall Atrium) +
Sponsored by Hoard's Dairyman and World Dairy Expo **For Commercial Exhibitors only

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Wednesday
Wednesday, September 29th, 2021
7:30 AM International Jersey Show - Cows/Groups (Coliseum) +
Official: Chad Ryan, Fond du Lac, Wis. Associate: Kevin Doeberiener, West Salem, Ohio
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8:00 AM - 10:00 AM Farming Forward Through Enhanced Innovation and Farm Profitability - Tanbark Talks (The Tanbark) +
This presentation is a part of Tanbark Talks. The panelists and their areas of conversation focus are: DMI CEO Tom Gallagher (“Driving dairy sales today – anticipating the future on behalf of America’s dairy farmers”) DMI Chief Transformation Officer Dwyer Williams (“Creating inspiring new futures for U.S. dairy”) Kinnard Farms CEO Lee Kinnard (“Demonstrating leadership in extreme resource efficiency and regeneration”) National Milk Producers Federation Vice President of Economic Policy and Market Research Peter Vitaliano (“Contributing to connecting the urban rural communities of the future”) DMI Senior Vice President of Strategic Intelligence Eve Pollet (“Becoming a full spectrum health provider”)
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Family Lounge, hosted by Dairy Girl Network (EH2 WDE Family Lounge)
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Trade Show
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM How Computer Vision Technology Transforms Productivity and Herd Welfare on the Farm (Knowledge Nook) +

Tyler Bramble, Ph.D., Growth Lead Manager, Cainthus Presented by: Cainthus
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Keeping the Rumen Healthy: A New Approach to Working with Fiber in Rations (Dairy Forage Seminar Stage) +

Presenter: Mary Beth Hall, Ph.D., U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center, Madison, Wis. This seminar is a part of the Dairy Forage Seminar series, organized by the World Forage Analysis Superbowl.
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Royal Dairy - Virtual Farm Tour (Mendota 1) +
Royal Dairy Royal City, Washington Sponsor: Advanced Comfort Technology & BioFiltro, Inc.
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM LR Gehm, LLC Parlor Performance Seminar (Kegonsa) +
Hosted by LR Gehm, LLC
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Do You Have Clean Feed? (Knowledge Nook) +

John Goeser, Ph.D., Rock River Laboratory, Inc., and Renato Schmidt, Ph.D., Technical Services – Forage Expert, Lallemand Animal Nutrition Presented by: Lallemand Animal Nutrition
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM How We Are Evaluating Farm Loans - Expo Seminar (Mendota 2) +

Panelists: Matthew Wilson, Rabo AgriFinance; Sam Miller, BMO Harris; Roger Murray, Farm Credit East Moderator: Millaine Wells, Local 5 WFRV Sponsor: Micro Technologies
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11:30 AM - 12:15 PM Rumen Protected Glucose For Dairy Cows (Knowledge Nook) +

David Casper, Ph.D., PAS, DPL ACAS, Technical Service Manager, Soy Best Presented by: Soy Best
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11:30 AM - 1:30 PM Brevant seeds Forage Superbowl Luncheon (Exhibition Hall - Mendota 3 &4) +
This event is open to forage producers from around the globe. An RSVP is required.
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12:30 PM - 1:15 PM Developing a Calf Program for Your Farm (Knowledge Nook) +

Bob James, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus, Virginia Tech University and Kimberley Morrill, Ph.D., Technical Services Manager, Chr. Hansen Presented by: Chr. Hansen
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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Dairy Cow Productivity: More Important to the Profitability of Your Dairy Operation Than You Might Think - Expo Seminar (Mendota 2) +

Presenter: Peter Vitaliano, Vice President of Economic Policy & Market Research, National Milk Producers Federation Sponsor: National Milk Producers Federation
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1:30 PM International Milking Shorthorn Show - Cows/Groups (Coliseum) +
Official: Dean Dohle, Halfway, Mo. Associate: Keith Fisher, New Enterprise, Pa.
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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Forage Production and Quality at Sand Creek Dairy (Dairy Forage Seminar Stage) +

Presenters: Luke and Ethan Haywood, Sand Creek Dairy, Hastings, Mich. This seminar is a part of the Dairy Forage Seminar series, organized by the World Forage Analysis Superbowl.
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1:30 PM - 2:15 PM New Technologies for Producing Highly Digestible Forages for Feeding Dairy Cattle (Knowledge Nook) +

David Casper, Ph.D., Dairy Nutritionist and Research Consultant Presented by: Ralco
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Cinco Prácticas para Fortalecer un Equipo Agrícola Diverso - Expo en Español (Mendota 1) +

Miércoles 29 de septiembre a las 2 p.m. Cinco Prácticas para Fortalecer un Equipo Agrícola Diverso Presentadora: Elsie González, M.S., propietaria, Motiva Consulting Patrocinado por: Progressive Dairy Five Practices to Strengthen a Diverse Farm Team Presenter: Elsie González, M.S., Owner, Motiva Consulting Sponsored by: Progressive Dairy
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2:30 PM International Brown Swiss Show - Heifers (Coliseum) +
Official: Lynn Harbaugh, Marion, Wis. Associate: Phillip Topp, Botkins, Ohio
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2:30 PM - 3:15 PM High Moisture Corn Feeding System For Any Robotic Milking Farm (Knowledge Nook) +

Bradley Biehl, Farmer & President, AMS Galaxy USA Presented by: AMS Galaxy USA
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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Happy Hour (The Tanbark) +

Join fellow attendees and exhibitors in The Tanbark for Happy Hour, sponsored by Phibro Animal Health Corp.
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Thursday
Thursday, September 30th, 2021
7:30 AM International Brown Swiss Show - Cows/Groups (Coliseum) +
Official: Lynn Harbaugh, Marion, Wis. Associate: Phillip Topp, Botkins, Ohio
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8:00 AM - 9:00 AM U.S. Farm Report - LIVE! (The Tanbark) +

Join us in The Tanbark for a taping of the U.S. Farm Report - LIVE hosted by Tyne Morgan. Panelists include Mike North, ever.ag, and Ben Laine, Rabo AgriFinance.
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8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Family Lounge, hosted by Dairy Girl Network (EH2 WDE Family Lounge)
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Trade Show
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM Smart Barn Technology at Your Fingertips (Knowledge Nook) +

Mark Doornink, Vice President of Product Management, VES-Artex Presented by: VES-Artex
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Considerations for Using Warm-Season Annuals as Part of Your Forage System (Dairy Forage Seminar Stage) +

Presenter: John K. Bernard, Ph.D., P.A.S., Dipl. ACAN, University of Georgia, Tifton, Ga. This seminar is a part of the Dairy Forage Seminar series, organized by the World Forage Analysis Superbowl.
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Steinhurst Dairy, LLC - Virtual Farm Tour (Mendota 1) +

Steinhurst Dairy, LLC Creston, Ohio Sponsor: Purina Animal Nutrition, LLC
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Optimizing Rumen Function with Native Rumen Microorganisms (Knowledge Nook) +

Lisa Marotz, Ph.D., Microbiome Scientist, Native Microbials Presented by: Native Microbials
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11:00 AM - 12:00 AM The Changing Landscape of Milk Marketers and Processors (Mendota 2) +

Presenter: Corey Geiger, Managing Editor, Hoard's Dairyman Sponsor: Mico Technologies
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11:30 AM - 12:15 AM New Technologies for Producing Highly Digestible Forages for Feeding Dairy Cattle (Knowledge Nook) +

David Casper, Ph.D., Dairy Nutritionist and Research Consultant Presented by: Ralco
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Donley Farms - Virtual Farm Tour (Mendota 1) +

Donley Farms Shoshone, Idaho Sponsor: GENEX
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12:00 PM - 3:00 PM The Future Viability of Dairy Farmers in the U.S. (Monona) +
American Dairy Coalition
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM Rumen Protected Glucose For Dairy Cows (Knowledge Nook) +

David Casper, Ph.D., PAS, DPL ACAS, Technical Service Manager, Soy Best Presented by: Soy Best
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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Practical Employee Management Strategies - Expo Seminar (Mendota 2) +

Presenter: Dr. Robert Hagevoort, Associate Professor and Extension Dairy Specialist, New Mexico State University Sponsor: The National Dairy FARM Program
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1:30 PM International Guernsey Show - Heifers (Coliseum) +
Official: Molly Sloan, Columbus, Wis. Associate: Glyn Lucas, Dumfries Galloway, Scotland
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1:30 PM International Red & White Show - Heifers (Coliseum) +
Official: Pierre Boulet, Montmagny, Quebec, Canada Associate: Richard Landry, Ste-Brigitte-des-Saults, Quebec, Canada
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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM LEAF (Leaves Enhance Alfalfa Forage) Testing Provides Opportunities for Improving Alfalfa Quality (Dairy Forage Seminar Stage) +

Presenter: David C. Weakly, Ph.D., Forage Genetics, West Salem, Wis. This seminar is a part of the Dairy Forage Seminar series, organized by the World Forage Analysis Superbowl.
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1:30 PM - 2:15 PM Developing a Calf Program for Your Farm (Knowledge Nook) +

Speakers: Dr. Bob James, Professor Emeritus, Virginia Tech University and Dr. Kimberley Morrill Presenting Company: Chr. Hansen
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Como tener éxito en una posición de Liderazgo - Expo en Español (Mendota 1) +

Jueves 30 de septiembre a las 2 p.m. Como tener éxito en una posición de Liderazgo Presentadora: Santiago Ledwith, DVM, MSc, CEO y Fundador de Action Dairy Patrocinado por: Progressive Dairy How to Excel to a Leadership Position Presenter: Santiago Ledwith, DVM, MSc, Action Dairy Sponsor: Progressive Dairy
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2:30 PM - 3:15 PM High Moisture Corn Feeding System For Any Robotic Milking Farm (Knowledge Nook) +

Bradley Biehl, Farmer & President, AMS Galaxy USA Presented by: AMS Galaxy USA
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3:00 PM - 5:00 PM South Dakota State University Alumni Reception (Wingra)
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Happy Hour (The Tanbark) +

Join fellow attendees and exhibitors in The Tanbark for Happy Hour, sponsored by Phibro Animal Health Corp.
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4:00 PM - 10:00 PM National Dairy Shrine Reception and Banquet (Atrium - Exhibition Hall) +
Tickets Required Student Networking Event starts at 4:30
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM National Agri-Marketing Association (NAMA) Reception (Exhibition Hall Balcony)
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM UW-Platteville School of Agriculture Alumni Reception (Monona)

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Friday
Friday, October 1st, 2021
7:30 AM International Red & White Show - Cows/Groups (Coliseum) +
Official: Pierre Boulet, Montmagny, Quebec, Canada Associate: Richard Landry, Ste-Brigitte-des-Saults, Quebec, Canada
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7:30 AM International Guernsey Show - Cows/Groups (Coliseum) +
Official: Molly Sloan, Columbus, Wis. Associate: Mike West, Orangeville, Ontario, Canada
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8:00 AM - 9:00 AM This Business Called Agriculture- Tanbark Talks (The Tanbark) +
Start your morning off right with Damian Mason and his talk, "This Business Called Agriculture."
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8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Family Lounge, hosted by Dairy Girl Network (EH2 WDE Family Lounge)
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Trade Show
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM The Buddy System (Knowledge Nook) +

Laura Raatz, Calf and Youngstock Manager, Wagner Farms Presented by: Agri-Plastics Mfg.
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9:30 AM - 11:30 AM Career Connections (Mendota 4) +

Looking for something new professionally or struggling with where to begin? Career Connections is your newest free tool to connect with job and internship opportunities in the dairy industry! With Careers Connections, high school and college students as well as young dairy professionals will connect with World Dairy Expo's commercial exhibitors, sponsors, Dairy Cattle Show exhibitors and non-exhibiting farms. At World Dairy Expo, a free networking event will be held on Friday, October 1 at 9:30 a.m. to connect job and internship seekers with hiring companies and farms. A list of currently featured opportunities can be found by selecting "More Info" below. This program is sponsored by National Dairy Shrine.
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Hildebrand Farms Dairy - Virtual Farm Tour (Mendota 1) +

Hildebrand Farms Dairy Junction City, Kansas Sponsor: Kansas Department of Agriculture
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Forage Storage: Life After Harvest (Dairy Forage Seminar Stage) +

Presenter: Michelle Chang-Der Bedrosian, Ph.D., Vita Plus, Madison, Wis. This seminar is a part of the Dairy Forage Seminar series, organized by the World Forage Analysis Superbowl.
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Smart Barn Technology at Your Fingertips (Knowledge Nook) +

Mark Doornink, Vice President of Product Management, VES-Artex Presented by: VES-Artex
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM The Future of Beef on Dairy and Heifer Inventory Management - Expo Seminar (Mendota 2) +

Presenter: Dr. Larry Corah, Kansas State University Sponsor: Quality Liquid Feeds, Inc.
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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Sharing Wisdom, hosted by Dairy Girl Network (Mendota 3) +
"Recover and Embrace Your Genuine Self" presented by Kyra Cavanaugh
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM Predict Herd Risks When Needed Most: The Transition Period (Knowledge Nook) +

Ray Nebel, Ph.D., Research and Technical Consultant, and Marcus Hollmann, Nutritionist Presented by: CowManager
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Hendrickson Dairy - Virtual Farm Tour (Mendota 1) +

Hendrickson Dairy Menahga, Minn. Sponsor: Quality Liquid Feeds, Inc.
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12:30 PM - 1:15 PM Rumen Protected Glucose For Dairy Cows (Knowledge Nook) +

David Casper, Ph.D., PAS, DPL ACAS, Technical Service Manager, Soy Best Presented by: Soy Best
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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Value-Added Products and Niche Marketing - Expo Seminar (Mendota 2) +
Panelists: Chris Casiello, Arethusa Farm Dairy; Garry Hansen, Garry's Meadow Fresh; Alise Sjostrom, Redhead Creamery Moderator: Kaitlyn Riley, Wisconsin Beef Council
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1:00 PM International Holstein Show - Heifers (Coliseum) +
Official: Mike Berry, Powell Butte, Ore. Associate: Tom DeGroot, Rosedale, British Columbia, Canada
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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM How Do Handheld NIRS Instruments Measure Up? (Dairy Forage Seminar Stage) +

Presenter: Matthew Digman, Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wis. This seminar is a part of the Dairy Forage Seminar series, organized by the World Forage Analysis Superbowl.
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1:30 PM - 2:15 PM Make Longevity Her Legacy (Knowledge Nook) +

Chuck Sattler, Vice President of Genetic Programs, Select Sires, Inc., and Jeff Ziegler, Vice President of Dairy Cattle Breeding, Select Sires, Inc. Presented by: Select Sires, Inc.
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Estrategias para tener empleados comprometidos y reducir la rotación - Expo en Español (Mendota 1) +

Viernes, 1 de octubre a las 2 p.m. Estrategias para tener empleados comprometidos y reducir la rotación Presentadores: Santiago Ledwith DVM, MSc, Action Dairy; Carolina Pinzón MSc., FORTE Dairy Consulting; Juan Quezada, Milk Source, LLC Patrocinado por: Progressive Dairy Strategies to have engaged employees and reduce turnover Presenters: Santiago Ledwith DVM, MSc, Action Dairy; Carolina Pinzón MSc., FORTE Dairy Consulting; Juan Quezada, Milk Source, LLC Sponsored by: Progressive Dairy
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2:30 PM - 3:15 PM Sand Bedding and Anaerobic Digestion (Knowledge Nook) +

Speaker: Andrew Wedel, P.E., Director of International Business - Agriculture Presenting Company: McLanahan Corporation
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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Happy Hour (The Tanbark) +

Join fellow attendees and exhibitors for Happy Hour in The Tanbark, sponsored by Phibro Animal Health Corp.
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5:00 PM - 7:00 PM UW-River Falls Alumni and Friends Reception (Monona)
7:00 PM World Classic '21 Holstein Sale (Showring - Coliseum) more info
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM Sunset Celebration (The Tanbark) +

It's time to celebrate the return of World Dairy Expo with a free concert hosted in The Tanbark for the global dairy industry! Dillon Carmichael, Nashville recording artist, will headline the event with special guest Meghan Patrick! Claim your free tickets today by tapping on More Information below.
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Saturday
Saturday, October 2nd, 2021
7:30 AM International Holstein Show - Cows/Groups (Coliseum) +
Official: Mike Berry, Powell Butte, Ore. Associate: Tom DeGroot, Rosedale, British Columbia, Canada
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8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Family Lounge, hosted by Dairy Girl Network (EH2 WDE Family Lounge)
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Trade Show
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM Mineral Nutrition is Instrumental to the Dairy Industry's Success (Knowledge Nook) +

Angela R. Boyer, Ph.D., Mineral Nutrition Technical Manager, Phibro Animal Health Corp. Presented by: Phibro Animal Health Corp.
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Prairieland Dairy - Virtual Farm Tour (Mendota 1) +

Prairieland Dairy Belleville, Wisconsin Sponsor: CowManager
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Further Considerations for Making Baled Silages (Dairy Forage Seminar Stage) +

Presenter: Wayne K. Coblentz, U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center, Marshfield, Wis. This seminar is a part of the Dairy Forage Seminar series, organized by the World Forage Analysis Superbowl.
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM On Farm Analysis for Instant Insights (Knowledge Nook) +
Speaker: Erik Deutsch, Vice President of Innovation and Customer Solutions, Si-Ware Systems Presenting Company: Si-Ware Systems
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM What Would the Food Supply Look Like Without Animal Agriculture? - Expo Seminar (Mendota 2) +
Presenter: Mary Beth Hall, Dairy Scientist, USDA Agricultural Research Service
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4:00 PM Parade of Champions and Selection of Supreme Champions (Coliseum) +
The Parade of Champions is highlighted by the selection of 2021 Supreme Champion of World Dairy Expo.
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