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Feed Dealers 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.


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
  • Dr. Kristan Reed, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Dairy Cattle Nutrition and Northeast Agribusiness and Feed Alliance Partners Sesquicentennial Faculty Fellow


  • Maximizing milk fat on the dairy
  • RuMUNations on nitrogen efficiency (aka, Strategies for assessing and improving nitrogen efficiency through the entire lactation)
Date Time Location Contacts
Monday, Dec. 10 6:00 - 9:00 PM Chamber of Commerce, 37 Church St., Cortland, NY Betsy Hicks
(607) 391-2673
Tuesday, Dec. 11 8:00 - 11:00 AM Quality Inn (formerly Holiday Inn), Oneonta, NY Paul Cerosaletti or April Lucas
(607) 865-7090
Tuesday, Dec. 11 1:00 - 4:00 PM Cornell Cooperative Extension, Ballston Spa, NY Dave Balbian
(518) 312-3592
Wednesday, Dec. 12 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Langevin House
Vermont Technical College
Randolph, VT

Sue VanAmburgh
(518) 783-1322
Wednesday, Dec. 12 6:30 - 9:00 PM Miner Institute
Chazy, NY
Wanda Emerich
(518) 846-7121, ext 117
Thursday, Dec. 13 12:00 - 3:00 PM Ramada Inn
Watertown, NY
Tatum Langworthy
(315) 788-8450
Friday, Dec. 14 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Cornell Cooperative Extension
Batavia, NY
Linda Risewick
(585) 343-3040 ext 138