2012 Program




2017 WDPFR Conference


Tuesday, February 7th and Wednesday February 8th


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Registration: CALS Conference Services 608-263-1672

Program Info: Scott Rankin 608-263-2008



Conference Powerpoint Presentations

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ATCP 65 Farm Presentation

Dairy Plant Resource Manual (pdf)

Industry Appointed Tanker Inspector (ATI) - Is This A Good Idea For Your Organization? - Peter Hesprich

Elanco Presentation - Social Media

IMS Update - Michele Belling

Antibiotic Use on Dairy Farms - Dr. Pamela Ruegg
Penisula Pride Farms

NPE’s Facts, Alternatives and Solutions

Regulatory Update - Curtains

Regulatory Updates - Tim Anderson

Regulatory Updates - Jim Pikka

Regulatory Updates - Laura Traas




The 2017 Program Committee:

Wendy Bautch, Grassland, Greenwood, WI

Jeremy Bruecker, Dairy Farmers of America

Mike Dickman, IBA, Viroqua, WI
Gaylen Guyer, DuPont Pioneer, Johnston, IA
Eric Helms, AgSource, Marshfi eld, WI
Dean Hines, Ellsworth Creamery, Ellsworth, WI
Tom McCaulley, Land O’ Lakes, Kiel, WI
JR Neu, Sartori Cheese, Plymouth, WI
Scott Rankin, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Food Science, UW-Madison
Pam Ruegg, DVM, MPVM, Professor, Department of Dairy Science, UW-Madison
Glen Woychik, AMPI, Blair, WI


2017 Program Speakers:

Tim Anderson, WDATCP, Madison, WI
Bryant Gill, Fabulous Farm Babe, Platteville, WI
Don Niles, Dairy Dreams, LLC, Casco, WI
Mike North, Commodity Risk Management Group, Platteville, WI
Mark Puliafi co, WEBCO Chemical, Dudley, ME
Pam Ruegg, DVM, MPVM, Professor, Department of Dairy Science, UW-Madison
Chris Theder, WDATCP, Lake Mills, WI
Laura Traas, WDATCP, Madison, WI


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