The Canadian Dairy Xpo will be taking place February 4 & 5, 2015 from 9am-4pm daily. This exciting event will be taking place at the Stafford Rotary Complex, Strafford, ON, Canada.

With almost 14,000 attendees this event is a great way to get in touch with fellow Dairy Producers. Over 60 acres of parking for this 2015 event makes it accessible for everyone!

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Schedule of Events

February 4, 2015

8:00am-9:30am Free Pancake Breakfast HALL 1-MAIZEX DAIRY CLASSROOM
8:30am Win a 4H calf!
4-H Homegrown Kitchen Open, brought to you by Quehl’s Restaurant & Catering
HALL 1
9:00am All Tradeshow Halls & Britespan Cow Coliseum Open ALL HALLS
9:30am Elanco Skyview Café opens, serving 4-H grilled cheese & milkshakes HALL 2
10:00am Harvest Table Catering & Boxed Lunch Delivery Opens; sponsored by Novus-Delivery service available in the following halls: HALL 1, HAY & FORAGE HALL, TMR & FORAGE SUPERSTORE, COW COLISEUM, ARENA LOBBY LOWER LEVEL, ARENA LOBBY UPPER LEVEL
10:00am Boston Pizza & Canadian Grub Opens HALL 3
10:00am Perth County Junior Farmers Feed Bunk Opens, sponsored by DuPont Pioneer HAY & FORAGE HALL
10:00am NEW Innovation Demos (DeLaval large herd technology, Holstein Canada classification) BRITESPAN COW COLISEUM
10:00am-3:00pm Maizex Dairy Classroom Opens HALL 1-MAIZEX DAIRY CLASSROOM
10:00am Welcome & Introduction HALL 1-MAIZEX DAIRY CLASSROOM
10:10am-11:00am Joep Driessen (Netherlands)-Robot/FeedingSignals Workshop; sponsored by Agribrands Purina HALL 1-MAIZEX DAIRY CLASSROOM
11:00am NEW Innovation Demos (milking goat technology) TMR & FORAGE SUPERSTORE
11:00am-12:00pm Pedigree Producer Panel; sponsored by Shur-Gain/Nutreco. HALL 1-MAIZEX DAIRY CLASSROOM
12:00am-12:45pm Canadian Business Icon, Mystery Speaker-Building the Proud Canadian Brand! HALL 1-MAIZEX DAIRY CLASSROOM
12:45pm-1:30pm Bert Caputo, Kevin Simpson & Mike Tregunna (Toronto, ON)-Ag Commodity Futures Trading & Hedging Natural Gas Workshop; sponsored by Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) HALL 1-MAIZEX DAIRY CLASSROOM
1:30pm-3:00pm Joep Driessen (Netherlands)-Cowsignals Workshop; sponsored by Agribrands Purina HALL 1-MAIZEX DAIRY CLASSROOM
2:00pm NEW Innovation Demos (DeLaval large herd technology, Holstein Canada classification) BRITESPAN COW COLISEUM
3:00pm NEW Innovation Demos (milking goat technology) TMR & FORAGE SUPERSTORE
Ongoing/Daily Genetics at Work-Dairy Daughter Showcase, presented by EastGen, Select Sires GenerVations, Foundation Sires, Genex BRITESPAN COW COLISEUM
Ongoing/Daily Component Breed Showcase, presented by Ayrshire Canada, Canadian Brown Swiss Association, Guernsey Canada, Canadian Milking Shorthorn Society BRITESPAN COW COLISEUM
Ongoing/Daily Dairy Crossbreed Showcase, presented by ABS, Bullseye Genetics BRITESPAN COW COLISEUM
Ongoing/Daily Milking Robot Showcase (5 Milking Robots!) BRITESPAN COW COLISEUM
Ongoing/Daily Jaylor Mini Mixer Feeding Demonstrations BRITESPAN COW COLISEUM
Ongoing/Daily Milk Maker Hay & Forage Competition ARENA LOBBY LOWER LEVEL
4:00pm-7:00pm CheeseFEST, co-presented by Trillium Mutual Insurance & Farm Credit Canada (free to attend!) BRITESPAN COW COLISEUM
4:00pm All Tradeshow Halls Close ALL HALLS
4:00pm All Catering Closes

 

February 5, 2015

8:00am-9:30am Free Pancake Breakfast HALL 1-MAIZEX DAIRY CLASSROOM
8:30am Win a 4-H Calf!
4-H Homegrown Kitchen Opens, brought to you by Quehl’s Restaurant & Catering
HALL 1
9:00am All Tradeshow Halls & Britespan Cow Coliseum Open ALL HALLS
9:30am Elanco Skyview Café opens, serving 4-H grilled cheese & milkshakes; sponsored by Elanco HALL 2
10:00am Harvest Table Catering & Boxed Lunch Delivery Opens; sponsored by Novus-Delivery service available in the following halls: HALL 1, HAY & FORAGE HALL, TMR & FORAGE SUPERSTORE, COW COLISEUM, ARENA LOBBY LOWER LEVEL, ARENA LOBBY UPPER LEVEL
10:00am Boston Pizza & Canadian Grub Opens HALL 3
10:00am Perth County Junior Farmers Feed Bunk Opens, sponsored by DuPont Pioneer HAY & FORAGE HALL
10:00am NEW Innovation Demos (DeLaval large herd technology, Holstein Canada classification) BRITESPAN COW COLISEUM
10:00am-2:30pm Maizex Dairy Classroom Opens HALL 1-MAIZEX DAIRY CLASSROOM
10:00am Welcome & Introduction HALL 1-MAIZEX DAIRY CLASSROOM
10:10am-11:00am Joep Driessen (Netherlands)-RobotFeeding/Signals; sponsored by Agribrands Purina HALL 1-MAIZEX DAIRY CLASSROOM
11:00am NEW Innovation Demos (Milking goat technology) TMR & FORAGE SUPERSTORE
11:00am-12:00pm Organic Producer Panel; sponsored by Organic Meadow. HALL 1-MAIZEX DAIRY CLASSROOM
12:00pm-12:30pm Dr. Gary Rogers (Knoxville, TN)-3-Way cross program maximizing hybrid vigour on your dairy; sponsored by ABS North America HALL 1-MAIZEX DAIRY CLASSROOM
12:30pm-1:00pm Prof. Elliot Currie (Guelph, ON)-Economic Analysis of Dairy Breeds; sponsored by Jersey Canada HALL 1-MAIZEX DAIRY CLASSROOM
1:00pm-2:30pm Joep Driessen (Netherlands)-Exclusive womens CowSignals workshop; sponsored by Agribrands Purina HALL 1-MAIZEX DAIRY CLASSROOM
2:00pm NEW Innovation Demos (DeLaval large herd technology, Holstein Canada classification) BRITESPAN COW COLISEUM
3:00pm NEW Innovation Demos (Milking goat technology) TMR & FORAGE SUPERSTORE
Ongoing/Daily Genetics at Work-Dairy Daughter Showcase, presented by EastGen, Select Sires GenerVations, Foundation Sires, Genex BRITESPAN COW COLISEUM
Ongoing/Daily Component Breed Showcase, presented by Ayrshire Canada, Canadian Brown Swiss Association, Guernsey Canada, Canadian Milking Shorthorn Society BRITESPAN COW COLISEUM
Ongoing/Daily Dairy Crossbreed Showcase, presented by ABS, Bullseye Genetics BRITESPAN COW COLISEUM
Ongoing/Daily Milking Robot Showcase (5 Milking Robots!) BRITESPAN COW COLISEUM
Ongoing/Daily Jaylor Mini Mixer Feeding Demonstrations BRITESPAN COW COLISEUM
Ongoing/Daily Milk Maker Hay & Forage Competition ARENA LOBBY LOWER LEVEL
4:00pm All Tradeshow Halls Close ALL HALLS
4:00pm All Catering Closes ALL HALLS