The Center for Dairy Excellence (CDE) will host a “Protecting Your Profits” conference call on Wednesday, April 23, 12-12:15 p.m. Alan Zepp, CDE risk management program manager, will provide a market update and include Livestock Gross Margin for Dairy (LGM-Dairy) results and opportunities.

This month Zepp will ask and answer, "Can I still protect profitable margins for next winter?" He will address basics of the Farm Bill’s Dairy Margin Protection Program and other price risk management tools.

Anyone may participate in the monthly conference call series. There is no charge, but pre-registration is required. To register, call the center at 717-346-0849 with name, phone number and e-mail address. Once registered, participants will receive the call-in number and information.

Calls are hosted in a webinar format, recorded and made available for later viewing. Past Protecting Your Profits calls can be accessed at www.centerfordairyexcellence under “Dairy Information.”

For more information, e-mail info@centerfordairyexcellence.org or visit www.centerfordairyexcellence.org.