Informational Meeting to discuss the Dairy Industry in Pennsylvania

Tuesday April 3, 2012
9:00 a.m., Senate Majority Caucus Room


9:00 a.m. Welcome
Senator Elder Vogel, Jr.
Chairman, Senate Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee
9:05 a.m. Dairy Industry Overview: U.S., Regional & PA
John Frey
Executive Director, Center for Dairy Excellence
9:20 a.m. Milk Pricing, Costs & Margins
Alan Zepp & Tim Moyer
Pennsylvania Milk Marketing Board
9:35 a.m. Dairy Policy
Jay Howes
Deputy Secretary, PA Department of Agriculture
9:45 a.m. Dairy Industry Impact in Pennsylvania
Emily Yeiser
Center for Dairy Excellence
9:55 a.m. A Young Producer’s Perspective
Justin Risser
Dairy Producer
10:10 a.m. Supporting a Vital Industry
Jayne Sebright
Center for Dairy Excellence
10:20 a.m. Q & A