This annual event is designed to provide industry leading research and information to feed industry professionals and nutritional consultants. Emerging topics across the spectrum of animal nutrition are presented by industry leading academics and researchers.
Date: October 17 – 19, 2017 Location: Doubletree by Hilton, East Syracuse, NY Early Bird Deadline: October 1
This 2-day on-farm training offered at 6 locations across the state is designed for those who are currently feeding dairy cows and want to learn more about the how and why of what they’re doing. Those who are interested in becoming a cow feeder and want to increase their knowledge of cow feeding and anyone interested in learning more about how to improve the feeding process on their farm should attend.
Offered October – December 2017 Locations: 6 across New York State Register with each site individually today!
This course is for dairy business on-farm personnel seeking to increase their knowledge of dairy reproductive management. Learn the basics of reproductive management then quickly build from there. Topics will include: Anatomy and Physiology, Synchronization Protocols, Breeding Strategies, A.I. Techniques, Monitoring Reproductive Programs, Heifer Reproduction Management.
Dates: October 30 – December 15, 2017 Location: Your computer! Early Bird Deadline: October 15
CDEP provides a unique, professional educational opportunity in leadership and management principles for progressive dairy producers in New York and across the country. This yearlong program develops the skills that are necessary to run a successful dairy business in individuals who have 5 or more years of dairy experience in a decision making position, and who are committed to a career in the dairy business.
Begins December 3 – 7, 2017 Location: Statler Hotel, Ithaca, NY Application Deadline: October 15, 2017
“Rising Above the Challenges” Presented by the NWNY Dairy, Livestock & Field Crops Team in conjunction with Cornell PRO-DAIRY, sessions will cover a variety of topics related to calf and heifer health, production, and feeding.
Dates: December 6 – 7, 2017 Location: Doubletree by Hilton, East Syracuse, NY Registration opening soon!
The program is designed to provide progressive young dairy executives and agri-service personnel the opportunity to increase their knowledge of the leadership and management skills necessary to run a successful dairy. The Academy provides a forum for producers to learn and interact with each other and the presenters during three one-night sessions over 3 months.
Begins December 12 – 13, 2017 Locations: Central New York Application Deadline: October 20, 2017
Local dairy farm wins prestigious award ALPENA — Butterwerth Dairy recently was given a Platinum Award of Achievement from the National Quality Dairy Awards. The farm is owned by Larry and Paulette Werth and their sons Paul and Jeremy. This award is given to the top six dairy farms in the United States. Paul and Jeremy said the farm has changed and updated its practices after bovine tuberculosis infected their herd three years ago. “In 2015 the herd had a positive for bovine TB. So after a depopulation of
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