The California Milk Advisory Board is holding two upcoming informational meetings about its Marketing Leadership Academy. The MLA will cover all aspects of CMAB, its role in dairy marketing as well as introduce producers to other organizations working in dairy marketing.
The leadership academy will train the next generation of dairy leaders to serve in leadership roles at the local and state level on various dairy industry boards. The program will be a deep-dive into dairy marketing with a total of four, one-day sessions over the next six months.
Interested participants should contact Kris Costa at 209.525.6882 or via email:
The Modesto meetings will be held Wednesday, April 18 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Tuesday, April 24 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Stanislaus County Ag Center, Stanislaus Building Conference Room H-I, 3800 Cornucopia Way, Modesto Interested participants only need to attend one of the meetings – the meetings will cover the same information on both dates.
The Tulare meeting will be held Thursday, April 26 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Tulare County Farm Bureau office, 737 N Ben Maddox Way, Visalia.
Golfers will have an opportunity to win $100 when they go up against Western United Dairymen CEO Michael Marsh in a closest-to-the-hole competition at the 10th annual North Valley Fed-PAC Golf Tournament Monday, June 4, at Diablo Grande Golf Course. Marsh, noting the recent sharpening of his skills to the likes of Bubba Watson and Rory McIlroy, said that competitors may need to card a hole-in-one if they hope to pocket his cash. All proceeds from the popular event will benefit Western United Dairymen's federal political action committee.
The four-person scramble gets underway with a noon shotgun start. The day culminates with a dinner at which awards and prizes will be presented. The grand prize for the raffle is a flat screen television! The cost is $150 per player and includes green fees, golf cart, practice balls, lunch, tee prizes, refreshments and dinner. April 13, 2012 CMAB Notice