2012 Program




2016 WDPFR Conference


Tuesday, February 9th and Wednesday February 10th


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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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Welcome! (ppt)

NMPF Decision to StopTail Docking by M. Gats Riddell NMPF-AABP (ppt)
What's New in 2015 PMO by Laura Trass, WDATCP (ppt)
Plate Cooler Scenarios by Laura Trass, WDATCP (ppt)
On Farm Crisis Preparedness by Brenda Murphy, WMMB (ppt)
Automatic Milking Installation by Tim Anderson, WDATCP (ppt)




The 2016 Program Committee is:

Mike Dickman, IBA Inc
Gaylen Guyer, Land O’ Lakes, Kiel, WI
Eric Helms, Ag Source, Stratford, WI
Tom McCaulley, Land O’ Lakes
Scott Rankin, Ph.D., Dept. of Food Science, UW-Madison, Conf.Co-Chair
Pamela Ruegg, DVM, MPVM, Dept. of Dairy Science, UW-Madison, Conf. Co-Chair
JR Neu, Sartori
Glen Woychik, AMPI, Blair, WI

Wendy Bautch, Grassland Dairy
Dean Hines, Ellsworth Coop Creamery


2016 Program Speakers include:

Tim Anderson RS, Chief, Regulatory & Technical Services, WDATCP, Madison, WI

Brenda Murphy, Director, Producer, Communications and Program, WMMB, Madison, WI

David Rhoda, DVM, WVMA, Food Armor Task Force®, Madison, WI

Pam Ruegg, DVM, MPVM, Professor, Department of Dairy Science, UW-Madison

Laura Traas, WDATCP, Madison, WI


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