Dairy sustainability webinar: Newtrient and the water-quality credit clearinghouse concept

The dairy sustainability “lunch and learn” webinar series meets quarterly over the lunch hour to provide an overview of DBA and Edge’s involvement in sustainability projects across Wisconsin and highlights specific innovations currently underway. The first half hour will provide an overview of the Dairy Strong Sustainability Alliance and the second half hour will spotlight […]

Speak at Dairy Strong 2020

The organizers of Dairy Strong are looking for innovative topics and speakers for seminars at the 2020 Dairy Strong Conference. WHO SHOULD APPLY? Dairy Strong is accepting proposals for seminar topics, presenters and sponsors for each seminar. This call is open to organizations who wish to: Propose and sponsor a topic/speaker Sponsor a seminar but […]

Dairy sustainability “lunch & learn” at 12 p.m. CST on May 10: Newtrient and the water-quality credit clearinghouse concept

SAVE THE DATE for the DSSA webinar at 12 p.m. CST on Friday, May  10. The dairy sustainability “lunch and learn” series meets quarterly over the lunch hour to provide an overview of DBA and Edge’s involvement in sustainability projects across Wisconsin and highlights specific innovations currently underway. The first half hour will provide an […]

Dairy sustainability webinar: Yahara Pride Farms composting partnership

The dairy sustainability “lunch and learn” series meets quarterly over the lunch hour to provide an overview of DBA and Edge’s involvement in sustainability projects across Wisconsin and highlights specific innovations currently underway. The first half hour will provide an overview of the Dairy Strong Sustainability Alliance and the second half hour will spotlight Yahara […]

Geopolitical view on trade: World needs U.S. more than vice versa

Even if world demographics and American isolationism turn the rest of the planet into a warring, famine-ridden wasteland with no workforce or customer base, the United States will be OK. But what about Wisconsin dairy? Author and speaker Peter Zeihan alternately scared the bejeezus out of a Dairy Strong conference audience and made it laugh […]

Dairy farmers hear about demonstrating ‘who we are’ from former Harley Davidson exec

The secret to worldwide consumer dominance isn’t about creating a product that has more bells and whistles than any other. After a certain level, top brands are pretty much the same, anyway. It’s about selling a concept. “Honda and Yamaha sell motorcycles; Harley sells freedom,” said Ken Schmidt, former communications director for Harley-Davidson USA, speaking […]

Attend Dairy Strong for Free

For more information, contact: Maria Woldt, Director of Industry Relations Dairy Business Association (608) 577-4345 mwoldt@widba.com Nov. 1 deadline for free Dairy Strong registration GREEN BAY, Wis. (Sept. 13, 2017) – This upcoming Jan. 17-18, 2018, hundreds of dairy farmers from throughout Wisconsin, the Midwest and the nation will come to the Monona Terrace in […]

Selig to serve as keynote speaker

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, contact: Maria Woldt, director of industry relations Dairy Business Association 608-577-4345 mwoldt@widba.com Bud Selig set as featured speaker at Dairy Strong 2018 GREEN BAY, Wis. (May 25, 2017) – Hundreds of dedicated members of the U.S. dairy community will gather Jan. 17-18, 2018, at the Monona Terrace Community & […]

Latino farm employees share their perspective

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, contact: Jamie Mara, director of public relations Dairy Business Association Phone: 920-209-3990 jmara@widba.com Latino farm employees share their perspective MADISON, Wis.(Jan. 19, 2017) – Just as Western European immigrants came to the U.S. during the 19th and 20th centuries, today’s Latino immigrants come from a variety of backgrounds and for many different reasons. […]

Latinos’ influence on U.S. food, agriculture grows

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, contact: Jamie Mara, director of public relations Dairy Business Association Phone: 920-209-3990 jmara@widba.com  Latinos’ influence on U.S. food, agriculture grows MADISON, Wis. (Jan. 19, 2017) –  Dairy farmers, processors and food companies looking for a ripe market would be wise to consider Latinos, key observers say, because food plays a […]