2022 Daily Schedule

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Admission (12 years and older):  
$15 daily  |  $40 Season   

Cash preferred at gates. Admission includes free parking. Admission required Tuesday - Friday.


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Sunday, October 2nd, 2022

8:00 AM National 4-H, National Intercollegiate & International Post-Secondary Dairy Cattle Judging Contests (Coliseum)more info
10:00 AM World Dairy Expo Youth Fitting Contest (Sale Pavilion
2:00 PM World Dairy Expo Youth Showmanship Contest (Coliseum
5:30 PM National 4-H, National Intercollegiate & International Post-Secondary Dairy Cattle Judging Contest Awards Banquet (The Tanbark

Monday, October 3rd, 2022

7:00 AM International Junior Holstein Show (Coliseum
7:00 AM International Milking Shorthorn Show (Coliseum
4:00 PM International Jersey Show - Heifers (Coliseum
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Happy Hour (The Tanbark
4:30 PM Dairy Shrine Reception and Awards Banquet (EH Atrium

Tuesday, October 4th, 2022

7:00 AM International Jersey Show - Cows/Groups (Coliseum
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM FFA Advisor Appreciation Event (Brevant seeds Attendee Learning Lounge
8:00 AM Central National FFA Events (Sale Pavilion & Exhibition Hall)more info
8:30 AM International Guernsey Show (Coliseum
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Trade Show
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Tanbark Talk (The Tanbark)more info
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Family Lounge, hosted by Dairy Girl Network (EH2 WDE Family Lounge)
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM FFA Seminar: "Agricultural Careers Panel" (Mendota 2
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM Knowledge Nook Session (Knowledge Nook)more info
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Virtual Farm Tour - Walnutdale Farms (Mendota 1
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Knowledge Nook Session: "Rumen Protected Glucose for Dairy Cows" (Knowledge Nook
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM FFA Seminar: "Careers to Win It" (Mendota 2
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM Knowledge Nook Session: "Managing Your Herd with MyDC on PULSE" (Knowledge Nook
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Expo Seminar: "Milking Quickly, Gently and Completely: Can We Consistently Achieve All Three?" (Mendota 1
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM Knowledge Nook Session (Knowledge Nook)more info
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM Knowledge Nook Session: "Reducing Pathogen Loads in Recycled Manure Solids Used as Dairy Bedding to Decrease SCC and Incidence of Mastitis" (Knowledge Nook
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Expo en Español: "Milking Procedures: How They Can Affect Milking Efficiency and Milk Production" (Mendota 1
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM Knowledge Nook Session (Knowledge Nook)more info
3:00 PM International Brown Swiss Show - Heifers (Coliseum
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Happy Hour (The Tanbark)more info
5:15 PM - 7:30 PM Commercial Exhibitor Party (Exhibition Hall Atrium
7:00 PM World Ayrshire Event Sale (Sale Pavilion)more info
7:00 PM Top of the World Jersey Sale (The Tanbark)more info

Wednesday, October 5th, 2022

7:00 AM International Brown Swiss Show - Cows/Groups (Coliseum
7:00 AM Council on Dairy Cattle Breeding (Mendota 2
9:00 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 Tanbark Talk: Athletes Powered by Dairy (The Tanbark
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM Knowledge Nook Session: "Rumen Protected Glucose for Dairy Cows" (Knowledge Nook
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Virtual Farm Tour - Homestead Dairy, LLC. (Mendota 1
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Dairy Forage Seminar (Dairy Forage Seminar Stage)more info
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Knowledge Nook Session: "Application of Manure In-Season with a Permeant Underground Irrigation System" (Knowledge Nook
11:30 AM Brevant seeds Forage Superbowl Luncheon more info
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM Knowledge Nook Session: "A New Opportunity to Enhance Transition Cow Health and Performance through Vitamin D Nutrition" (Knowledge Nook
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Expo Seminar: "Carbon Credits: What Do They Mean and How Do They Affect Dairy?" (Mendota 1
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM Knowledge Nook Session: "Behind a Successful Lactation is a Proper Dry-off" (Knowledge Nook
1:00 PM Global Trends Driving Dairy Demand (Mendota 2
1:30 PM International Red & White Show - Heifers (Coliseum
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM Knowledge Nook Session: "Supporting Normal with Effective Probiotics" (Knowledge Nook
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Dairy Forage Seminar (Dairy Forage Seminar Stage)more info
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Expo en Español: "How to Motivate and Improve Employee Retention" (Mendota 1
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM Knowledge Nook Session: "Fueling The Future: Smells Like Methane" (Knowledge Nook
3:00 PM World Premier Brown Swiss Sale (Sale Pavilion
3:30 PM International Ayrshire Show - Heifers (Coliseum
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Happy Hour (The Tanbark
7:00 PM Recognition Awards Banquet (The Tanbark

Thursday, October 6th, 2022

7:00 AM International Red & White Show - Cows/Groups (Coliseum
7:00 AM International Ayrshire Show - Cows/Groups (Coliseum
8:30 AM Global Dairy Symposium (Mendota 4
8:30 AM Young Cooperators Program Workshop (Monona
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Trade Show
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Tanbark Talk: U.S. Farm Report - LIVE (The Tanbark
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM World Dairy Expo Tech Spotlight (Mendota 2
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Family Lounge, hosted by Dairy Girl Network (EH2 WDE Family Lounge)
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM Knowledge Nook Session: "Advances in on-site Feed Analysis for Improved Production and Herd Health" (Knowledge Nook
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Virtual Farm Tour - Bateman's Mosida Farms (Mendota 1
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Dairy Forage Seminar (Dairy Forage Seminar Stage)more info
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Knowledge Nook Session: "Supporting Normal with Effective Probiotics" (Knowledge Nook
11:00 AM The Future Viability of Dairy Farmers in the U.S. (Monona
11:30 AM - 12:15 AM Knowledge Nook Session: "A New Opportunity to Enhance Transition Cow Health and Performance through Vitamin D Nutrition" (Knowledge Nook
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Expo Seminar: “Could activists carry away your dairy?” (Mendota 1
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM Knowledge Nook Session: "Fast and Slow: Aerobically Stable Silage in 15 days" (Knowledge Nook
1:00 PM International Holstein Show - Heifers (Coliseum
1:00 PM Sharing Wisdom (Mendota 2
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM Knowledge Nook Session: "Application of Manure In-Season with a Permeant Underground Irrigation System" (Knowledge Nook
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Dairy Forage Seminar (Dairy Forage Seminar Stage)more info
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Expo en Español: "Safety At Your Workplace" (Mendota 1
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM Knowledge Nook Session: "Rumen Protected Glucose for Dairy Cows" (Knowledge Nook
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Happy Hour (The Tanbark
4:30 PM UW-Platteville School of Agriculture Alumni Reception (Monona
5:00 PM International Reception (Mendota 1-4
7:00 PM World Classic '22 Holstein Sale (Coliseum)more info

Friday, October 7th, 2022

7:30 AM International Holstein Show - Cows/Groups (Coliseum
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Family Lounge, hosted by Dairy Girl Network (EH2 WDE Family Lounge)
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Trade Show
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Tanbark Talk: Meet Dairy Farming Olympian, Elle St. Pierre (The Tanbark
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM Career Connections (Mendota 4
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM Knowledge Nook Session: "Mapping Out a Successful Mineral Nutrition Feeding Program" (Knowledge Nook
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Dairy Forage Seminar (Dairy Forage Seminar Stage)more info
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Virtual Farm Tour - Skråmered (Mendota 1
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Knowledge Nook Session: "Reducing Pathogen Loads in Recycled Manure Solids Used as Dairy Bedding to Decrease SCC and Incidence of Mastitis" (Knowledge Nook
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM Knowledge Nook Session: "Managing Your Herd with MyDC on PULSE" (Knowledge Nook
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Expo Seminar: “The Future of our Dairy Markets—What Reforms Are Needed?” (Mendota 1
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM Knowledge Nook Session (Knowledge Nook)more info
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM Knowledge Nook Session (Knowledge Nook)more info
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Dairy Forage Seminar (Dairy Forage Seminar Stage)more info
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Expo en Español: "How to Resolve Conflicts Between Employees on Dairies" (Mendota 1
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM Knowledge Nook Session (Knowledge Nook)more info
4:00 PM Parade of Champions (Coliseum)more info

*Schedule subject to change