With spring newly upon us, this week’s episodes of The Dairy Signal presented by PDPW will feature timely information on market and weather trends as well as farm safety to help farms prepare for the busy season ahead.
Tuesday, March 22
Tune in for an overview of milk and commodity pricing trends as well as a look ahead at what the industry should be preparing for in a constantly changing economic environment with Mark Stephenson, the director of Dairy Policy Analysis at UW-Madison and director of Wisconsin’s Center for Dairy Profitability.
Wednesday, March 23
As weather warms and activity on the farm increases, ensure that you and your team are using personal protective equipment to stay safe on the farm, and review best practices for safely handling farm equipment with Jenna Gibbs, director of operations at the Ag Health and Safety Alliance, and a personal trainer at the University of Iowa.
Thursday, March 24
What is the weather outlook for spring planting and the 2022 growing season? Take a deep dive into weather trends and forecasts that will impact the agricultural and dairy community with Eric Snodgrass, principal atmospheric scientist for Nutrien Ag Solutions.
The episodes air live from 12-1 p.m. each Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Live sessions offer attendees the opportunity to engage in open Q&A with the speakers; recorded sessions are available later in the day. All Dairy Signal episodes are accessible through www.pdpw.org.