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Carver County Dairy Expo 2018

2018 Dairy Expo

The University of Minnesota Extension and the Carver County Dairy Core Team will be hosting the
26th Annual Carver County DAIRY EXPO on Monday, February 19, 2018, at Central High School in Norwood Young America, Minnesota.

9 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.

$10 includes lunch, refreshments, trade show and educational sessions.  $5 for students with ID.  Cash or check only.

Dairy farmers, students and agriculture professionals use the day to attend education sessions, browse the trade show and network with peers, industry professionals and educators.  Everyone enjoys the camaraderie associated with a long-standing event such as this.  Here is your opportunity to participate in 26 years of tradition! 

9:00 AM Doors Open   ~   Trade Show open until 3:00 PM

10:30 AM Building a Strong Partnership with Your Financial Lender & Advisors Panel Discussion - Paul Peterson, FSA, Bruce Mathwig, KleinBank, Pam Uhlenkamp, South Central College, Moderated by Megan Roberts, UMN

10:30 AM Extension Changing Yield Measure: Harvest Digestible Tons per Acre, not just Tons - Dr. John Goeser, Animal Nutrition and R&I Director, Rock River Laboratory, Inc.

10:30 AM Science of Mastitis - Presented in Spanish by Jorge Delgado, Bilingual Trainer-Dairy Specialist, Elanco Animal Health

11:30 AM Keynote AddressFeeding Dairy Cows with Today’s Low Milk Prices - Mike Hutjens, Professor Emeritus, University of Illinois- Held in the Auditorium

11:30 AM Dairy Labor Engagement: Attracting, Managing, Retaining Good Employees - Round Table Discussion, Moderated in Spanish by Jorge Delgado, Bilingual Trainer-Dairy Specialist, Elanco Animal Health

12:30 PM Enjoy Lunch and the Trade Show

2:15 PM Alfalfa Research Update: Reduced Lignin, Winter Injury, and Cutting Management for Modern Cultivars - Dr. Scotty Wells, Extension Agronomist, U of Minnesota

2:15 PM Feeding to Achieve High Milk Components - Mike Hutjens, Professor Emeritus, University of Illinois

2:15 PM How Our Decisions During Calving Define the Future of the Cow & Calf-Presented in Spanish by Mario Flores, Technical Services Specialist, Form-A-Feed Inc.

3:15 PM Door Prize Drawings-Trade Show arena

Interested in being a sponsor or a vendor at this event?  See the sponsor and vendor information below!



Colleen Carlson
Extension Educator, Ag Production Systems
(952) 466-5300
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