September 13, 14: Listening Sessions

Dairy producers and industry representatives are invited to listening sessions to learn more about the preliminary findings from the Pennsylvania Dairy Industry Study, being conducted by Dr. Andrew Novakovic, Dr. Mark Stephenson and Dr. Chuck Nicholson. Interested stakeholders are invited to join the discussion, where Stephenson and Novakovic will share the findings and provide insight, while gathering input and perspective from the audience on the study and their
observations.

FIRST SESSION:
Date & Time Wednesday, September 13, from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Location: Southeast Hall of the Lebanon Valley Expo Center, 80 Rocherty Rd, Lebanon, PA 17042

SECOND SESSION:
Date & Time: Thursday, September 14, from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Location: Conference Room 10 at the Kovalchick Complex, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, 711 Pratt Drive, Indiana, PA 15705

The comprehensive study evaluating opportunities and inhibitors to grow Pennsylvania’s dairy industry is being funded by the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture and the Center for Dairy Excellence. Dr. Nicholson presented preliminary findings and an overview of the study recently at a Dairy Industry Breakfast during Ag Progress Days in Rock Springs.

Click here to access Nicholson’s presentation.

Click here to download a fillable form to share your input for the team to consider

More information about the listening sessions can be found online at the Center for Dairy Excellence. Click on “Dairy Study Listening Sessions” under upcoming events. Pre-registration is not required to attend, as the meeting will only include light snacks. For more information, please contact the Center for Dairy Excellence at 717-346-0849 or email Heidi Zimmerman at hzimmerman1@centerfordairyexcellence.org.