Academy for Dairy Executives

  • Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 12:00 PM - Thursday, December 13@ 12:00 PM
  • Wednesday, January 30, 2019, 12:00 PM - Thursday, January 31@ 12:00 PM
  • Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 12:00 PM - Thursday, March 28@ 12:00 PM

This educational program is designed to provide progressive young dairy executives and agri-service personnel the opportunity to increase their knowledge and understanding of the fast changing farming industry and provide the leadership and management skills necessary to run a successful farm. Attendance at all 3 sessions is highly recommended.

Topics covered:

  • Business Management and Communication
  • Building Effective Management Teams
  • Financial Assessment
  • Budgeting and Decision Making
  • Strategic Planning and Business Risk Management
  • Community Relations
  • Employee Engagement and Management
  • And more! 

Session dates and locations are as follow: 

  • Session 1: December 12th-13th, Lake Placid, NY
  • Session 2: January 30th-31st, Canton, NY
  • Session 3: March 27th-28th, Clayton, NY

To register, please fill out this application (https://prodairy.cals.cornell.edu/conferences/academy/ ). Applications must be submitted by October 26, 2018.

For assistance with applications, please contact Caroline Potter at cjh42@cornell.edu or 315-683-9268.

For questions about the program, please contact Kelsey O'Shea at kio3@cornell.edu or 315-955-2785.

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Alyssa Couse
Agriculture Outreach Educator