Dairy Farmers Tell Story With Social Media

Cindy Zimmerman

World Dairy Diary coverage of World Dairy Expo is sponsored by: “Using Popular Media to Tell Dairy Farming’s Story” was the topic of a Tuesday morning seminar at World Dairy Expo conducted by Jolene Griffin of Dairy Management Inc. (pictured on the left) and Polly Ligon O’Grady of Weber Shandwick (right). Who would have imagined even just a few years …

Alpharma, Audio, Charleston-Orwig, Communication, General, Hoard's Dairyman, Industry News, Novus International, World Dairy Expo

Alice in Dairyland at World Dairy Expo

Cindy Zimmerman

World Dairy Diary coverage of World Dairy Expo is sponsored by: Our first interview from World Dairy Expo is with Cheryl O’Brien, the current reigning Alice in Dairyland. Cheryl grew up on a dairy farm in southwest Wisconsin, majored in journalism at the University of Wisconsin, and now has the privilege of representing Wisconsin’s agricultural industry as the 62nd Alice …

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World Dairy Expo Time

Cindy Zimmerman

We are heading up to Madison, Wisconsin today for World Dairy Expo which kicks off tomorrow. The dairy industry’s spotlight will be trained on Madison, Wisconsin, when the 43rd edition of World Dairy Expo takes place September 29 through October 3, 2009. “Legendary” is the theme of this year’s show – a celebration of the legendary trade show, legendary cows …

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Novus Unveils DairyBalance.com

Chuck Zimmerman

The first presenter this morning at the Novus International Media Day was Stephanie Gable, Marketing Manager, Ruminants. Stephanie gave us the lowdown on how Novus is helping dairy producers achieve “oxidative balance” in their herd. They’ve found that just like with human beings, when dairy cows come under stress from oxidation they become less productive. So to prevent it and …

Agribusiness, Animal Health, Audio, Industry News, Novus International, Nutrition

Getting to Know Novus International

Chuck Zimmerman

Novus International brought a group of agricultural journalists into their St. Charles, MO headquarters today. We were greeted by Scott Fleetwod, Executive Director, Global Marketing and Products. I sat down with him right after his opening remarks to discuss what he hopes we accomplish here today and tomorrow. The company has a significant investment in the dairy industry which we’ll …

Agribusiness, Animal Health, Audio, Novus International