Last Chance to Pre-Register – 2018 Herd Health and Nutrition Conference

April 9 – 10, 2018
Doubletree by Hilton, Syracuse, NY
Presented by PRO-DAIRY and Northeast Agribusiness and Feed Alliance (NEAFA)


 Monday, April 9, 2018
5:00 p.m. Pre-Conference Reception with Speakers and Sponsors
 Tuesday, April 10, 2018
7:30 a.m. Registration and Exhibits Open
7:30 a.m. ?Networking Breakfast
8:30 a.m. Welcome
8:40 a.m. Milk Fatty Acids as Herd Management Tools
Heather Dann, William H. Miner Institute
9:30 a.m. Vaccination Protocols and Immune Status of Dairy Herds
Rob Lynch, Cornell CALS PRO-DAIRY
10:20 a.m. Break
Exhibits open
10:50 a.m. Non-GMO Feeding and Cropping: Panel Discussion
Tom Overton, Cornell CALS PRO-DAIRY (moderator)
Crystina Books, Du Mond Ag LLC; Larry Chase, Cornell University; and Joe Lawrence, Cornell CALS PRO-DAIRY (panelists)
11:50 a.m. Lunch
Exhibits open
1:00 p.m. Forage Fiber (In)Digestibility and Physical Form: What You Need to Know in 2018
Mike Van Amburgh, Cornell University
1:50 p.m. Feeding Management for Robotic Parlor Farms
Todd Ward, Direct Dairy Nutrition Services LLC
2:40 p.m. Strategies for Low Milk Margin – View from Outside the Northeast: Panel Discussion
Stacia True (moderator)
Jim Tully, Pine Creek Nutrition Service; Greg Zuver, Caledonia Elevator; and Kevin Jones, Ghost Hollow Consulting (panelists)
3:40 p.m. Adjourn

General Registration $175
CCE Employee $125
College Faculty $125
Student $50
All fees are per person and may not be split between members of the same company/farm.

Complete conference information is available on the PRO-DAIRY website.

Registration questions? Contact PRO-DAIRY at (607) 255-4478 or [email protected].