CDPG Connection
Wisconsin County Dairy Promotion Group News & Ideas
May 2018
June Dairy Month Information
"Hooray Wisconsin Dairy,” the 2018 June Dairy Month campaign, pays special tribute to our extraordinary dairy heritage with an iconic and memorable look.

All kits that were ordered have been shipped as instructed. Remember, there is a limit of one kit per June Dairy Month event. - Thanks for all your orders!

Looking for additional promotional materials for your June Dairy Month activities, including flyer, poster and ad templates? The June Dairy Month Promotional Catalog is always available. The files are set up to allow you to enter your own information, but if you need support customizing these documents, please let us know.

Be sure to check your county's event information on Let us know of any changes that need to be made.
CDPG Fall Conference - SAVE THE DATE
You're not going to want to miss this...
Bigger - Better - Bolder - One Day - One Meeting - to bring together brilliant minds and hard working county dairy promotion volunteers from across the state to connect and share ideas about building understanding of dairy and sales.

  • Friday, October 12, 2018
  • Holiday Inn & Conference Center, Stevens Point
  • Each Promotion Group should plan to send at least two representatives with at least one being an officer.

Let's make this the best dairy promotion training idea exchange ever! Have a new idea for a workshop at the conference? Want a previous session repeated? Let us know! We want to hear from you to provide a meaningful experience. Contact Laura Wilford.
June Social Media Spotlight
June is a busy time of year to promote and celebrate Dairy in Wisconsin. Amplify your dairy promotion efforts on social media all month long.
Wisconsin Dairy News videos can easily be shared on social media. These videos help tell the stories of the people, products and places that help make Wisconsin America's Dairyland. This month's stories feature:
Cherry Switchel - Switchel is a beverage that’s been around for centuries, and now the University of Wisconsin Athletics Department, with the help of farmer funded Center for Dairy Research, is using a new version of the beverage to help athletes recover after practice and competition! Airs week of June 4 th

Kosher Milk - Kosher milk is in demand and Lamers Dairy in Appleton, is teaming up with a local dairy farmer and Rabbi to bottle up the Kosher-certified milk for the Jewish community! Airs week of June 11 th

Farm Technology Days - It’s an event that requires more than 2,000 volunteers, about three years to plan and happens in July…it’s Farm Technology Days and it’s celebrating 65 years of serving Wisconsin’s agricultural community. Airs week of June 18 th

Cow Candy - One local entrepreneur is creating healthy specialty cheese snacks that are perfect for the little ones when you’re on the run. Find out how Cow Candy is making cheese a little more fun for kids! Airs week of June 25 th
If you have questions about this newsletter, would like more information, or have topic ideas, please contact Laura Wilford, or Brenda Murphy, , 608-836-8820.