Dairy Day

  • Tuesday, January 12, 2021, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Wednesday, January 13, 2021, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Thursday, January 14, 2021, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Friday, January 15, 2021, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Join the North Country Regional Ag Team virtually for the main dairy program offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension this winter in the North Country. This 4-part seminar will provide the latest information on dairy production and management, emerging trends, and local research updates. 

January 12, 2021 - Milk Quality

  • Selective Dry Cow Treatment (Dr. Pete Ostrum, Countryside Vet Clinic)
  • Bedding and Management Factors (Dr. Paula Ospina, Independent Consultant) 
  • Diagnosis and Treatment (Dr. Pam Ruegg, U of WI)

January 13, 2021—Industry Sustainability

  • Consumer Trends and Industry Sustainability (Dr. Sara Place, Elanco)
  • Farmer Mental Health and Sustainability (Briana Hagen, U of Guelph)
  • Future Animal Welfare Considerations (Dr. Nigel Cook, U of WI)
  • FARM Program 4.0 Update (Lindsay Ferlito, CCE NCRAT)

January 14, 2021—Dairy Markets and Labor

  • Dairy Market Updates (Dr. Chris Wolf, Cornell University)
  • Labor Updates (Richard Stup, Cornell University)

January 15, 2021—Calf Management

  • Social Behavior (Dr. Jennifer van Os, U of WI)
  • Calf Health (Dr. Rob Lynch, Cornell University)
  • Optimizing Calf Nutrition (Dr. Mike Steele, U of Guelph)
  • NNYADP Calf Diarrhea Research Update (Casey Havekes, CCE NCRAT)



Learn More


Tatum Langworthy
North Country Regional Ag Team-Program Support


This event is online

Last updated January 4, 2021