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2022 Maine Dairy Seminar and MDIA Annual Meeting

March 10, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 3:15 pm

It has been two years since the Maine dairy community last met in person. Come join the presentations, fellowship, and trade show at this year’s 2022 Maine Dairy Seminar and Maine Dairy Industry Association (MDIA) Annual Meeting. As this is an in-person event, follow current CDC and University of Maine Cooperative Extension Covid guidelines and protocols while attending this event.

Includes free lunch and refreshments.

Register by Wednesday, March 9 at

Schedule of Events, March 10
9 a.m. — Registration, Refreshments, and Trade Show

9:30 a.m. — Featured Speaker: Dr. Juan Romero, University of Maine, (Bio) “Recent Updates on the Use of Preservatives for Hay and Wet Brewer’s Grain Silage”

10:15 a.m. — Featured Speaker: Dr. Glenda Pereira, University of Maine, (Bio) “Comparison of Crossbreds to Holsteins for Confinement and Pasture Production Herds”

10:45 a.m. — MDIA Annual Meeting Election of Officers Legislative Update

MDIA Projects and Activities
11:45 a.m. — Maine Dairy Shrine Awards

noon — Introduction of Trade Show Participants

12:15 p.m. — Buffet Lunch and Trade Show

1:30 p.m. — Industry Updates

1:45 p.m. — Maine Dairy Farm Family of the Year, Virtual Tour

2 p.m. — Maine Dairy Promotion Board Update

2:15 p.m. — Featured Virtual Speaker: Dr. Rick Grant, The Miner Institute, (Bio) “Boosting Milk Components with Top-Notch Management”

3:15 p.m. — Questions and Adjourn


March 10, 2022
9:00 am - 3:15 pm


Waterville Elks Club
76 Industrial Street
Waterville, ME 04901 United States


Glenda Pereira