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Clarion Inn Frederick Event Center

5400 Holiday Drive

Frederick, MD 21703

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Theme: Opportunities for Staying Viable in the 21st Century

8:30-9:20 a.m. - Registration/Trade Show/Silent Auction/Dairy Treats

9:20-9:30 a.m. - Welcome and Overview of the Day, Dr. Bob Peters, UMD Department of Animal and Avian Sciences

9:30-10:15 a.m. - Dairy Market Outlook and Policy Update, Peter Vitaliano, NMPF, Arlington, Va.

10:20-11 a.m. - Concurrent Breakout Sessions

Session A: Earning More Milk Quality Premiums, Amber Yutzy, Penn State Extension, Huntingdon, Pa.

Session B: Utilizing Cover Crops as a Forage Source for Milk Production and Profitability, Clay Zimmerman, Balchem Corporation

Session C: Optimizing Heifer Management Using Genomics, Sexed/Beef Semen and Culling, Albert DeVries, University of Florida, Gainesville

11-11:35 a.m. - Break/Visit Trade Show/Silent Auction

11:35 a.m.-12:15 p.m. - MDIA Business Meeting, President Diane Flickinger, Flickstead Farm, Union Bridge

Scholarship Presentations, Robert Ramsburg

Dairy of Distinction, Leslie Hart

12:15-1:15 p.m. - Lunch/Visit Trade Show/Silent Auction

1:15-1:55 p.m. - Concurrent Breakout Sessions (Repeat Morning Sessions)

2-2:15 p.m. - Your Checkoff Dollars at Work, Cindy Weimer, American Dairy Association Northeast

2:15-3 p.m. - High Priority Practices to Improve Profitability, Albert DeVries, University of Florida, Gainesville

3 p.m. - Adjourn

3:15-4:30 p.m. - Telling Your Story, Cindy Weimer, American Dairy Association Northeast

6:30 p.m. - Reception

7 p.m. - Maryland Dairy Shrine Dinner, Annual Meeting and Awards Program

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