Cornell Calendar of Events

Cornell Nutrition Conference
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
Feeder School
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!
Online Reproductive Management Course
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
Cornell Dairy Management and PRO-DAIRY
272 Morrison Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853
(607) 255-4478
[email protected]
Cornell Dairy Executive Program
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
Calf and Heifer Congress
“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!
Academy for Dairy Executives
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