The Central Plains Dairy Expo Women’s Conference will take place in Sioux Falls, S.D. at the Hilton Garden Inn Sioux Falls Downtown on November 2 & 3, 2021.

Click here to reserve your room under the CPDE Women’s Conference block before October 1, 2021 to get the blocked rate at the Hilton Garden Inn in Sioux Falls.

This year’s conference brings together women in dairy to network, to educate, and to energize one another in the work we are all doing to improve the dairy industry. Our goal is to ensure you have fun, feel empowered by the knowledge and information shared, and walk away from our time together feeling elevated. Join us for two days of learning from inspirational women in the industry.


The 2021 line up of speakers include thus far:

Dr Pamela Ruegg DVM, MPVM, is the Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine’s inaugural David J. Ellis Endowed Chair in Antimicrobial Resistance and Large Animal Clinical Sciences
Dr. Ruegg’s Presentation: “Let’s talk about antibiotic usage on dairy farms.”

Amanda Radke, Radke has tackled hot industry issues on the BEEF Daily blog for BEEF Magazine, where she provides tools and strategies for producers to effectively engage with consumers and counter negative media articles on social media.
Amanda Radke’s Presentation: “Ag must lead the way through hard times.”

Sarina Sharp, Dairy market analyst and risk manager at Ag Business Solutions
Sarina Sharp’s Presentation: “Navigating the Dairy Markets in Turbulent Times”

Jeanne Bernick, Growth Leader and Market Strategist at K·Coe Isom
Jeanne Bernick’s Presentation:Reflection, celebration and succession planning with your dairy farm family”

Kim Bremmer, Owner Ag Inspirations
Kim Bremmer’s Presentation: “Women in agriculture: Leading the call to advocate”

Sarah Murray, Commodity Risk Management Analyst at Dairy Farmers of America Risk Management
Sarah Murray’s Presentation: “Taking a deep dive into protecting your milk price”

Nancy Bitterman, Community Bank President/First Bank & Trust- Canton & Jamie Thompson, Regional Credit Manager at First Bank & Trust
Presentation: Strengthening Your Relationship With Your Banker

Schedule at a Glance:

Tuesday, November 2
11:00 AM Registration Open
1:00 PM Opening Speaker

Wednesday, November 3
1:00 PM Conference Concludes

Want to learn more about sponsorships at the Women’s Conference? Click here to view the opportunities or call Renee (952)758-2485