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PDPW Debuts World Class Webinars Economic Series

May 18, 2016

Contact: Shelly Mayer
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PDPW Debuts World Class Webinars Economic Series
DAIRY NEWS – With dairy farmers facing ever changing economic conditions, Professional Dairy Producers® (PDPW) is set to offer the World Class Webinars Series, “Success During an Economic Reset.” The two-part series is presented by Dr. David Kohl and will be held on Wednesdays, June 8 and July 6, 2016 from 12 p.m. noon to 1 p.m. CDT.
These two webinars, poised to give dairy men and women ideas and solutions, while dealing with a changing economic time:
  • Position your dairy for economic success, Wednesday, June 8, 12-1 p.m. Global and domestic economies are throwing curve balls to dairy farmers and those that serve them. Dr. Kohl will examine global and domestic trends that will continue to influence the industry and will directly answer ten of today’s most commonly asked questions by dairy farmers.
  • Financial and management strategies in the dairy economic reset, Wednesday, July 6, 12-1 p.m. The current economic challenge for the dairy industry is much different than previous resets in the last decade.  Dr. Kohl will present various tools for producers to utilize in this economically challenging era and will explain key financial metrics for farmers and lenders to strategize for this economic period.  This webinar is pertinent to dairy farmers and those connected to their business. 
Dr. Kohl is a well-known financial guru with a wealth of knowledge in the agricultural industry. He was a professor of Agricultural Economics at Virginia Tech University until 2003. While there, he taught over 10,000 students in Small Business Management and Entrepreneurship, Agricultural Financial Management, Farm Business Management, Agribusiness Management, and Agricultural Management and Problem Solving. His Extension work had a national and international focus on agri-lending, agribusiness, and producer education in finance, business management, and strategic management of small and mid-size agricultural and rural enterprises. Most recently, his work has focused on analyzing best management practices for optimum agricultural business performance.
Pre-registration is required and attendees can choose just one webinar or register for the series. The webinars are open to all dairy producers and dairy industry professionals. Participants can watch the webinar live on the designated date and time, or watch the recorded session later.
Each webinar is also available for viewing when convenient and the full library is accessible for purchase. To access this unmatched library of resources, simply go to: and click on the “Webinar Library” link.
To learn more about this PDPW World Class Webinar series, “Success During an Economic Reset”, and to register, visit or contact PDPW at 1-800-947-7379. To access the Webinar Library, visit
Professional Dairy Producers (PDPW) is the nation’s largest dairy producer-led, grassroots organization of its kind, focusing on education, networking and professional development to shares ideas, solutions, resources and experiences that help dairy producers succeed.