March 25-26, 2020 Cal Expo | Sacramento, CA
Join us for the 2020 California Dairy Sustainability Summit to gain innovative strategies and tools to advance sustainability, improve efficiency, and reduce costs on your dairy farm. Check out the featured sessions below, and browse the full agenda to learn more about what we have in store for attendees.
Featured Breakout Sessions
People, Cows, and Tech: Tips for Implementing Changes and Boosting Efficiency
This session will discuss technologies and strategies that reduce labor needs, help employees make the most out of their workday, and ensure ultimate health and comfort for cows. Learn from farmers and technology providers as they discuss what it takes to not just install technologies, but implement effective changes.
SGMA Strategies: How Dairies Can Best Manage Fast-Approaching Implications of the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act
Moderated by Geoffrey Vanden Heuvel, this session will provide an overview of how SGMA will impact dairies and how local groundwater agencies are approaching the challenge. Learn from local groundwater experts, the California Department of Water Resources, and dairy farmers, as they discuss the road ahead, regional efforts to increase surface water availability, and other strategies.
Managing Manure to Create a Circular Fertilizer Economy
This panel will discuss the challenges and opportunities related to sharing more of the manure produced on Central Valley dairies with growers across California’s rich and diverse agricultural landscape. Topics will include an assessment of the surplus manure supply and the status of efforts to develop new technologies and markets for value-added manure-based products.
Register Now to Secure a Spot at the 2020 California Dairy Sustainability Summit.
Value Registration Ends February 20.
This event is being organized by Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA) on behalf of the event hosts.