The Dairy Calf and Heifer Association (DCHA) announces new membership offerings, further providing valuable resources, discussions and information to dairy calf and heifer raisers – both custom raisers and dairy producers.
As part of the organization’s redefined structure and vision, DCHA is offering the remaining 2013 months as free membership to new members who sign-up for 2014 membership through Dec. 31. Jack Banker, a Wisconsin custom calf raiser and the president of DCHA, says new members have an opportunity to join forces with the industry’s only organization focused on calf and heifer production – at a pivotal time.
“Our organization is excited about the future and energized for a bright 2014,” he says. “With the valuable experiences of our producer members and the expertise of our industry partners, DCHA is the leading organization for dairy calf and heifer growers. It is our goal to provide and share resources with our members that will further advance the profitability, health and performance of their calves and the profit potential of our operations.”
Members of DCHA are provided with resources and networking opportunities to help them achieve their goals in calf and heifer production, including:
- Access to leading industry knowledge and resources through exclusive e-management tips from leading industry experts and printed newsletters with calf raiser perspectives.
- Timely information and updates on the latest research, developments and other information important to improving calf and heifer raising and dairy business operations.
- Inside access to the Gold Standards best practices program.
- Networking opportunities with nearly 600 calf and heifer growers and allied industry partners through the only national organization focused on producers who raise dairy calves and replacement heifers.
- Member incentives and opportunities including conference discounts, scholarship benefits and leadership training opportunities.
- A role in the renewed commitment DCHA has taken to enhance the expertise, collaboration and success of all dairy calf and heifer managers, employees and producers.
“There are a wide variety of benefits to joining DCHA – both for producers and allied industry partners,” Banker says. “Together, we can grow the future of your operation, of DCHA and of the dairy industry.”