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Session Description: This panel will discuss creating a “new normal” that is sustainable and restores productivity amidst a crisis. Panelists will focus on discussing plans of action related to the vaccine and how this can effect both employees and businesses. The panelists are part of a team that has helped hundreds of Agriculture and Food companies and trade associations weather the past year. Through this process they observed, learned from and advised businesses in risk analyses, business planning, employment policies,…Find out more »
Session Description: How are cheese vats misunderstood? This panel will focus on understanding the cheese vat's role and comparative functionality that will lead to better choices for new operations and future profitability. Presenters: Neville McNaughton, Sanitary Design Industries, and Marc Bates, The Cheese Guy ACS members can find the link to register here.Find out more »
Session Description: Brine systems are used to manufacture a variety of cheese types and forms. Systems have many sizes and configurations. Join these Artisan dairy food safety educators to learn best practices to ensure the safety of brining systems and discover tips and tricks for configuration and management to ensure high quality, consistent and safe cheese for your customers. Presenters: Larry Bell, Artisan Cheese Consultant; Jim Mueller, Artisan Cheese Consultant ACS members can find the link to register here.Find out more »
Session Description: Is your family business (farm or cheese factory) ready for governance? Succession planning takes leadership- how are you performing? Rena Striegel is an Iowa farm girl that has developed a successful business leadership company focused on food producers and farmers all across the US. In this panel, she will focus on the high level ways to start succession planning, resources on how to start on the process yourself, and recommendations on next steps on where to go next…Find out more »