Fighter pilot’s message: Embrace change, trust others

By Mary Hookham, for the Dairy Business Association Resurgence, hope, humility, courage — they’re all part of the story of Nicole Malachowski. The retired U.S. Air Force officer and first female pilot selected to fly with the Thunderbirds, brought her twists-and-turns story to hundreds of dairy farmers and agribusiness professionals on Jan. 23 at the […]

Researcher: Robots should help farmers, not replace them

By Mary Hookham, for the Dairy Business Association Dr. Kate Darling thrives on any chance she can get to study the interaction between humans and robots. Her specialty is robot ethics and how they apply in social and professional settings. “We want to look for technologies that help people do a better job instead of […]

Dairy Strong speakers look to the future, offer insights

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dec. 26, 2019 Contact: Maria Woldt, director of member communications & events Dairy Business Association (608) 577-4345| GREEN BAY, Wis. — One of the Midwest’s premiere conferences for the dairy community will be held Jan. 22 and 23 at the Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center in Madison, Wis. Dairy Strong […]

Marin Bozic

Marin Bozic is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Applied Economics at the University of Minnesota. Marin’s research program in dairy economics covers dairy policy, risk management, demand for dairy foods and economics of new dairy food processing technologies. Since earning his PhD at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2011, he has published a […]

2020 In-Booth Presentations

NEW for 2020! The in-booth sessions are a brand new concept for Dairy Strong in an effort to provide attendees with even more content and experts from the dairy community. Some of our most impactful interactions happen in a casual atmosphere. Picture a “pop-up” session that takes place directly in the presenter’s trade show booth […]

2020 Innovation Stage

How it works The Innovation Stage is located directly in the trade show. It features a smaller stage and presentation space, seating for roughly 30 attendees and cocktail tables in the back. Speakers have 20 minutes to present their latest and greatest ideas and you have 10 minutes to ask questions. Then we roll right […]

2020 Track Sessions

Concurrent Tracks Wed. Jan. 22, 10 am – 12 pm Presentations at Dairy Strong are grouped into topic “tracks”. There are two presentations per track – each one is an hour. If you are interested in multiple areas, you can cross over into different tracks. There are no rules, attend the sessions that peak your […]

Farmers attend Dairy Strong for free – Register by Nov. 1

Contact: Maria Woldt, director of member communications & events Dairy Business Association (608) 577-4345|  Farmers attend Dairy Strong for free – Register by Nov. 1 GREEN BAY, Wis.– Jan. 22-23, 2020, hundreds of dairy farmers from throughout Wisconsin, the Midwest and the nation will come to the Monona Terrace in Madison, Wis., for Dairy […]

Dairy sustainability webinar: Benchmarking sustainability performance

The dairy sustainability “lunch and learn” series meets quarterly to provide an overview of DBA and Edge’s involvement in sustainability projects and highlights innovations and tools to help farmers on their journey of continuous improvement. This webinar provided an overview of the Dairy Strong Sustainability Alliance, followed by a presentation from Field to Market and […]

2020 Dairy Strong terms and conditions

Registration cancellation policy:  
If you must cancel your registration for any reason, please notify us in writing by December 26, 2019 for a refund of your registration fees paid, less a $50 processing fee (on paid registrations only. Comp registrations are exempt). A request for cancellation must be provided in writing by email to Cancellations after […]