​2017 Feed Dealer Seminars

  • Wednesday, November 29, 2017, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

2017 Feed Dealer Seminars

The Feed Dealer Seminars are specifically targeted for nutritionists, veterinarians, crop and management consultants, extension educators, and dairy producers with specific interest in nutrition-oriented topics. They are designed to blend the latest concepts in feeding and other management aspects of dairies with field level application. They have been conducted annually as a road show with multiple sites in New York for many years with an additional Vermont location held during the past several years in collaboration with the Northeast Agribusiness and Feed Alliance.

Locations: Held at 6 sites in New York and 1 in Vermont


-Tom Overton, Ph.D., Professor of Dairy Management and Director, PRO-DAIRY program, Cornell University

-Rob Lynch, DVM., Dairy Herd Health and Management Specialist, PRO-DAIRY program, Cornell University

-Allison Kerwin, Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Animal Science, Cornell University

- Sabrina Greenwood, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, University of Vermont (Vermont only)


-- Dealing with forage quality challenges

-- Research update – strategies to manage hypocalcemia

-- Antibiotics on the farm – VFD update and results from selective dry cow therapy trial

-- Updates on the bovine milk proteome (Vermont only)

Date Time Location Contacts
Nov 28 8 AM to 11 AM Holiday Inn, Oneonta NY Paul Cerosaletti or

April Lucas –

(607) 865-7090

Nov 28 6 PM to 9 PM Cornell Cooperative Extension Office, Ballston Spa NY Dave Balbian –

(518) 312-3592

Nov 29 6 PM to 9 PM Miner Institute, Chazy NY Wanda Emerich –

(518) 846-7121 ext 117

Sara Bull –

(518) 561-7450

Nov 30 Noon to 3 PM Ramada Inn, Watertown NY Ron Kuck or Tatum Langworthy –

(315) 788-8450

Nov 30 6 PM to 9 PM Chamber of Commerce, 37 Church St., Cortland, NY Betsy Hicks

(607) 391-2673

Dec 1 10 AM to 2 PM Cornell Cooperative Extension, Batavia NY Brittany –

(315) 536-5123

Dec 19 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM American Legion Post #27

49 Wilson Road

Middlebury VT

Sue VanAmburgh –

(518) 783-1322


Sara Bull
Agriculture Educator
(518) 561-7450


Miner Institute- BERC Auditorium
586 Ridge Rd.
Chazy, New York 12921