An Industry Meeting Place.


The association's annual conference provides the latest in industry happenings, calf and heifer management strategies, hands-on demonstrations and unmatched networking opportunities.

2017 ANNUAL CONFERENCE - APRIL 11 – 13, 2017

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Conference Information

View the current conference details here or download a pdf of the Registration Mailer. With speakers; Dr. Mike Van Amburgh, Dr. Mike Ballou, Dr. Marina von Keyserlingk, Ruby Newell-Legner and more, make your plans now to join us in April. Full conference details here

Conference attendees can register here.  

Conference Location

Madison Marriott West
1313 John Q Hammons Dr.
Middleton, WI 53562
Phone: (608) 831-2000
Airport shuttle available.
The DCHA block is SOLD OUT! 

Additional room blocks are available at nearby hotels. Please ask for the Dairy Calf and Heifer Association block when reserving. Hotel reservation blocks end March 20, 2017.

Comfort Suites; $94/night
1253 John Q. Hammonds
Madison, WI 53717
Phone: 608-836-3033

Courtyard; $154/night. 
2266 Deming Way
Middleton, WI 53562
Phone: (608) 203 - 0100
Click here for reservations

Fairfield Inn & Suites; $144/night
8212 Greenway Boulevard
Middleton, WI 53562
Phone: (608) 831 - 1400
Click here for reservations

Residence Inn; $154/night, studio suite
8400 Market Street
Middleton, WI 53562
Phone: (608) 662 - 1100
Click here for reservations

Trade Show Registration Available Online! 

New for 2017! Trade show booth selection and registration now available online. Click here to select your booth for the 2017 Conference trade show and begin making connections with conference attendees and new potential customers.

View the trade show Exhibitor Registration Guide. For sponsorship opportunities, visit hereView our updated floor plan.

Current 2017 Exhibitors (as of 2/15/17)
Accelerated Genetics
American Wood Fibers
Arm & Hammer Animal Nutrition
Art's Way Scientific, Inc.
Bayer Animal Health
Bayland Buildings, Inc.
Bio-Vet Inc.
BioZyme, Inc
BMO Harris Bank
Calf Star
Central Life Sciences
Cerdos, LLC
Chr. Hansen, Inc.
Crystal Creek Natural, LLC
Dairy Tech Inc.
DBC Ag Products
Elanco Animal Health
Euroduna Americas, Inc.
Fever Tags LLC
Foerster Technik
Golden Calf Company
Good Day's Work
Greenhouse Supply, Inc
GreenStone Farm Credit Services
Grober Nutrition
ImmuCell Corporation
IMMVAC (Makers of Endovac)
KeyAg Distributors
Kunafin "The Insectary"
Laird Mfg.LLC
Lallemand Animal Nutrition
Life Products Inc.
Merck Animal Health
Micro Technologies
Midwest Milk Products
Milk Products
MISCO Refractometer
Multimin USA, Inc.
MWI Animal Health & Micro Technologies
NovaVive Inc.
Organix Recycling, LLC
Peach Teats (JDJ Solutions)
Phileo-Lesaffre Animal Care
Purina Animal Nutrition
R&D LifeSciences
Roto-Mix LLC
SCR Dairy, Inc./Allflex
ST Genetics
TechMix, LLC
Tru-Test Group
Van Beek Natural Science
Y-Tex Corporation