MADISON - The Professional Dairy Producers Foundation (PDPF) has raised over $31,000 during a silent auction held at the 2017 PDPW Business Conference in Madison. Nearly 100 items sold for a record $31,275 at the March 15-16 event at the Alliant Energy Center.
Auction items ranged from collectible art pieces to tools, Packer tickets and get-away trips. The proceeds from the auction will be used to fund dairy education programs through the PDPF.
The PDPF was established in 2002 as a way to raise funds and award grants for educational programs.
To learn more about the Professional Dairy Producers Foundation and to see the photo and video coverage during the silent auction and 2017 PDPW Business Conference, visit www.dairyfoundation.org or follow the social media presence on Facebook.