Join us for the main dairy program offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension this winter in the North Country. This 1-day seminar will provide the latest information on dairy production and management, emerging trends, local research updates, and a keynote address about milk prices and markets.
10:00 AM-10:45 AM - Creative Feeding with Less Inventory, Erin Churchill (CCE Jefferson)
10:45 AM-11:30 AM - Labor Updates: Compliance and Management Strategies, Kelsey O'Shea (North Country Regional Ag Team)
11:30 AM-12:15 PM - North Country Research Updates, Lindsay Ferlito, Casey Havekes, and Kelsey O'Shea (North Country Regional Ag Team)
12:15 PM-12:45 PM - Lunch
12:45 PM-1:45 PM - Keynote - Dairy Markets and Policy, Chris Wolf (Cornell University)
1:45 PM-2:00 PM - Update on the FARM Program 4.0, Lindsay Ferlito (North Country Regional Ag Team)
2:00 PM-2:15 PM - An International Perspective on Dairy Cattle Welfare, Casey Havekes (North Country Regional Ag Team)
2:15 PM-2:45 PM - Animal Welfare on Your Farm, Eileen Jensen (New York Animal Agriculture Coalition)
2:45 PM-3:00 PM - Wrap up
The cost of the program is $10 if pre-registered (paid prior to event) or $20 at the door. Lunch is provided.
Elks Club - Watertown
728 Bradley Street
Watertown, New York 13601
Last updated October 16, 2019