2021 Daily Schedule

Admission (12 years and older): $12 daily  |  $35 Season   

Cash only accepted at gates and admission includes free parking


Select a day to see the scheduled events!

Sunday, September 26th, 2021

10:00 AM World Dairy Expo Youth Fitting Contest (Sale Pavilion
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)

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
6:30 PM National 4-H, National Intercollegiate & International Post-Secondary Dairy Cattle Judging Contest Awards Banquet (The Tanbark

Tuesday, September 28th, 2021

7:00 AM International Ayrshire Show (Coliseum
7:30 AM International Junior Holstein Show (Coliseum
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
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM Improving Passive Transfer in Calves – Presented in Spanish (Knowledge Nook
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Diving Deeper into FFA - FFA Seminar (Mendota 1
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Addressing Cow Comfort at Dry-Off: A Novel Approach (Knowledge Nook
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
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Newalta Dairy LLC - Virtual Farm Tour (Mendota 1
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM Driving Sustainability for Dairy Farms: Manure Management (Knowledge Nook
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Spreadsheets, Apps and Software for your Dairy - Expo Seminar (Mendota 2
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM Cow-Side Mastitis Management (Knowledge Nook
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM Mineral Nutrition is Instrumental to the Dairy Industry's Success (Knowledge Nook
3:30 PM International Jersey Show - Heifers (Coliseum
4:00 PM International Milking Shorthorn Show - Heifers (Coliseum
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Happy Hour (The Tanbark
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM Commercial Exhibitor Party (Exhibition Hall Atrium

Wednesday, September 29th, 2021

7:30 AM International Jersey Show - Cows/Groups (Coliseum
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM Farming Forward Through Enhanced Innovation and Farm Profitability - Tanbark Talks (The Tanbark
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
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Keeping the Rumen Healthy: A New Approach to Working with Fiber in Rations (Dairy Forage Seminar Stage
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Royal Dairy - Virtual Farm Tour (Mendota 1
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM LR Gehm, LLC Parlor Performance Seminar (Kegonsa
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Do You Have Clean Feed? (Knowledge Nook
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM How We Are Evaluating Farm Loans - Expo Seminar (Mendota 2
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM Rumen Protected Glucose For Dairy Cows (Knowledge Nook
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM Brevant seeds Forage Superbowl Luncheon (Exhibition Hall - Mendota 3 &4
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM Developing a Calf Program for Your Farm (Knowledge Nook
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
1:30 PM International Milking Shorthorn Show - Cows/Groups (Coliseum
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Forage Production and Quality at Sand Creek Dairy (Dairy Forage Seminar Stage
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM New Technologies for Producing Highly Digestible Forages for Feeding Dairy Cattle (Knowledge Nook
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Cinco Prácticas para Fortalecer un Equipo Agrícola Diverso - Expo en Español (Mendota 1
2:30 PM International Brown Swiss Show - Heifers (Coliseum
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM High Moisture Corn Feeding System For Any Robotic Milking Farm (Knowledge Nook
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Happy Hour (The Tanbark

Thursday, September 30th, 2021

7:30 AM International Brown Swiss Show - Cows/Groups (Coliseum
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM U.S. Farm Report - LIVE! (The Tanbark
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
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Considerations for Using Warm-Season Annuals as Part of Your Forage System (Dairy Forage Seminar Stage
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Steinhurst Dairy, LLC - Virtual Farm Tour (Mendota 1
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Optimizing Rumen Function with Native Rumen Microorganisms (Knowledge Nook
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM The Changing Landscape of Milk Marketers and Processors (Mendota 2
11:30 AM - 12:15 AM New Technologies for Producing Highly Digestible Forages for Feeding Dairy Cattle (Knowledge Nook
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Donley Farms - Virtual Farm Tour (Mendota 1
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM The Future Viability of Dairy Farmers in the U.S. (Monona
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM Rumen Protected Glucose For Dairy Cows (Knowledge Nook
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Practical Employee Management Strategies - Expo Seminar (Mendota 2
1:30 PM International Guernsey Show - Heifers (Coliseum
1:30 PM International Red & White Show - Heifers (Coliseum
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM LEAF (Leaves Enhance Alfalfa Forage) Testing Provides Opportunities for Improving Alfalfa Quality (Dairy Forage Seminar Stage
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM Developing a Calf Program for Your Farm (Knowledge Nook
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Como tener éxito en una posición de Liderazgo - Expo en Español (Mendota 1
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM High Moisture Corn Feeding System For Any Robotic Milking Farm (Knowledge Nook
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM South Dakota State University Alumni Reception (Wingra)
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Happy Hour (The Tanbark
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM National Dairy Shrine Reception and Banquet (Atrium - Exhibition Hall
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)

Friday, October 1st, 2021

7:30 AM International Red & White Show - Cows/Groups (Coliseum
7:30 AM International Guernsey Show - Cows/Groups (Coliseum
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM This Business Called Agriculture- Tanbark Talks (The Tanbark
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
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM Career Connections (Mendota 4
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Hildebrand Farms Dairy - Virtual Farm Tour (Mendota 1
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Forage Storage: Life After Harvest (Dairy Forage Seminar Stage
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Smart Barn Technology at Your Fingertips (Knowledge Nook
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM The Future of Beef on Dairy and Heifer Inventory Management - Expo Seminar (Mendota 2
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Sharing Wisdom, hosted by Dairy Girl Network (Mendota 3
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM Predict Herd Risks When Needed Most: The Transition Period (Knowledge Nook
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Hendrickson Dairy - Virtual Farm Tour (Mendota 1
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM Rumen Protected Glucose For Dairy Cows (Knowledge Nook
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Value-Added Products and Niche Marketing - Expo Seminar (Mendota 2
1:00 PM International Holstein Show - Heifers (Coliseum
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM How Do Handheld NIRS Instruments Measure Up? (Dairy Forage Seminar Stage
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM Make Longevity Her Legacy (Knowledge Nook
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Estrategias para tener empleados comprometidos y reducir la rotación - Expo en Español (Mendota 1
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM Sand Bedding and Anaerobic Digestion (Knowledge Nook
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Happy Hour (The Tanbark
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

Saturday, October 2nd, 2021

7:30 AM International Holstein Show - Cows/Groups (Coliseum
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
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Prairieland Dairy - Virtual Farm Tour (Mendota 1
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Further Considerations for Making Baled Silages (Dairy Forage Seminar Stage
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM On Farm Analysis for Instant Insights (Knowledge Nook
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM What Would the Food Supply Look Like Without Animal Agriculture? - Expo Seminar (Mendota 2
4:00 PM Parade of Champions and Selection of Supreme Champions (Coliseum
5:30 PM World Dairy Expo 2021 Closes

*Schedule subject to change