Share Stories with Smithsonian

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The Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History is collecting stories, photos, videos, audio files and other ephemera for an 8,000-square-foot exhibition that will open in 2015. Items will be weaved together to show how agriculture has become more efficient and sustainable over time. The section dedicated to farming and ranching is part of the American Enterprise exhibition. With the Agriculture …


Checkoff Seminar to Focus on Effective Messaging

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Going to World Dairy Expo? Schedule time to join the Dairy Checkoff at seminar called “Leading the Conversation: Answering consumer questions about dairy.” The seminar is scheduled for Wednesday, October 5 at 1 p.m. in the Mendota 2, Exhibition Hall. Learn how to more effectively engage and communicate with consumers about on-farm milk production. Answering tough consumer questions about dairy …

Communications, Dairy Checkoff

Dairy is Life Blood of Charleston-Orwig

Cindy Zimmerman

Dairy is more than just one of the basic food groups for Wisconsin-based communications and marketing agency Charleston-Orwig, it’s really the life blood of the firm. That includes both the people who work in the company and the clients they serve, according to president Mark Gale. I interviewed him this week at World Dairy Expo in the agency suite overlooking …

Audio, Charleston-Orwig, Communications, Social Media, World Dairy Expo