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  • WEBINARS IN ENGLISH AND SPANISH Semen handling: Semen collection and proper handling for successful AI Manejo del semen: Obtención del semen y manejo adecuado para una inseminación exitosa 12:30 PM – 1:00 PM, February 27, 2019 27 de febrero del 2019 Presenter/Presentador: Javier Cheang, DVM, AI Training Instructor, GENEX View the webinar / Mire el

  • Online Calf & Heifer Management Course

    Register online at prodairy.cals.cornell.edu by March 11 for the early bird price Cornell CALS PRO-DAIRY is offering a seven-week Calf and Heifer Management Course online in from March 29 to May 17, 2019. Register online at prodairy.cals.cornell.edu by March 11 to receive a $25 early bird discount. Participants should possess a formal or informal background in dairy

  • Join other feed industry representatives, agriservice personnel, veterinarians, and dairy producers to increase your knowledge of current herd health and nutrition management techniques while interacting with other professionals. Topics Nutrition and Reproduction Current Concepts in Hypocalcemia Circadian Rhythms and Feeding Management Livestock and Climate Change: Fact of Faked Risk Management Panel Discussion Speakers Dr. Kevin

  • Cornell CALS PRO-DAIRY is offering a seven-week Calf and Heifer Management Course online in from March 29 to May 17, 2019. Register online at prodairy.cals.cornell.edu by March 11 to receive a $25 early bird discount. Participants should possess a formal or informal background in dairy cattle management, but not necessarily in calf and heifer management.

  • 12:30 PM – 1:15 PM, January 31, 2019 Join the Webinar Presenter: Joe Lawrence, MS, CCA, Dairy Forage Systems Specialist, Cornell CALS PRO-DAIRY If you are looking to get a sense of what silage hybrids performed well this year before your seed order for 2019, join us for this webinar. Joe Lawrence will share the

  • 12:30 pm – 1:15 pm, January 24, 2019 Join the Webinar Presenters: Ron Robbins, Owner, North Harbor Dairy, Sackets Harbor, NY and Ed Gallagher, President, DFA Risk Management Robbins has used many tools to manage milk price risks on his dairy over the years, including those from FSA and RMA, and he has also bought

  • 12:30-1:15 pm, January 24, 2019 | Join the Webinar Presenters: Ron Robbins, Owner, North Harbor Dairy, Sackets Harbor, NY and Ed Gallagher, President, DFA Risk Management. Robbins has used many tools to manage milk price risks on his dairy, including those from FSA and RMA, and he has also bought contracts on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

  • Succession Planning Workshop Series

    Acquire the skills, tools and tactics for success in multi-generational farm businesses Specialists from Cornell Cooperative Extension and PRO-DAIRY are organizing a three-part workshop series for farm owners and managers to acquire skills, tools and tactics for success in multi-generational farm businesses. The workshop series will be offered during February and March in two locations:

  • NY OSHA LEP Has Renewed

    Message from the NY Dairy OSHA Team In December, we reported that the NY Dairy OSHA LEP (Local Emphasis Program) would not be renewed, as that was our understanding based on communications with NY OSHA Staff. Today, we learned that the NY Dairy LEP was renewed for an additional year and is currently in effect.

  • A Unique Management Education Opportunity February 26 – 27, 2019 Doubletree Hotel 6301 State Route 298, East Syracuse, New York 13057 AGENDA Topic Area 1: Lean Manufacturing Lean manufacturing is a systematic method for waste minimization within a manufacturing system without sacrificing productivity. Implementation leads to better recognition and permanent solutions to disruptions of processes. 

  • Operations Managers Conference

    January 22 – 23, 2019 Doubletree Hotel – Syracuse, New York Building a Productive Culture – Cows, Crops and People Operations management on dairy farms is integral to the success of the farm business. The Operations Managers Conference provides an opportunity for people responsible for day to day activities on dairy farms to increase their

  • Para ver la información en español, haga clic aquí  Have you… Been working with dairy cows and are looking to increase your knowledge of reproductive management? Had some formal training or course work but want a refresher on reproductive management? Been working with the farm reproductive program but want to know more about the how,

  • “Focus on Risk for Dairy Farmers” webinar planned for Jan. 24, 12:30 to 1:15 PM Cornell Cooperative Extension of Cortland County and Cornell CALS PRO-DAIRY are partnering to offer a “Focus on Risk for Dairy Farmers” webinar at 12:30 to 1:15 PM, January 24. PRO-DAIRY’s Thursday webinar series are free and registration is not required.

  • A 12 month Key Dairy Production Trends Report of farms that participate in PRO-DAIRY’s Dairy Profit Monitor has just been released. The Dairy Profit Monitor is a business management program that allows dairy producers and consultants to enter herd and financial data every month online and at their convenience. With that capability, users get an

  • Para ver la información en español, haga clic aquí Have you… Been working with dairy cows and are looking to increase your knowledge of reproductive management? Had some formal training or course work but want a refresher on reproductive management? Been working with the farm reproductive program but want to know more about the how,

  • February 26 – 27, 2019 Doubletree Hotel 6301 State Route 298, East Syracuse, New York 13057 AGENDA Topic Area 1: Lean Manufacturing Lean manufacturing is a systematic method for waste minimization within a manufacturing system without sacrificing productivity. Implementation leads to better recognition and permanent solutions to disruptions of processes.  Presentations will discuss how lean

  • 2018 Corn Silage Hybrid Test Results Corn Variety Trials page on the Soil and Crop Sciences website The corn silage hybrid evaluation program expanded to 77 hybrids in 2018. Hybrid evaluation at multiple environments helps in decision making and expands the reach of this type of data to more farmers. With this in mind Cornell,