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Peter Wright

Peter Wright

Agricultural Engineer

425 Riley Robb Hall
585-314-5314

Peter Wright is a Professional Engineer licensed in New York State. He works part time as an Agricultural Engineer in the Department of Animal Science at Cornell University, Ithaca NY. Pete assists the Dairy Environmental Systems and Soil and Water Engineering components of Cornell's PRO-DAIRY program, concentrating on sustainability for dairy farms, greenhouse gas and water quality issues as well as environmental practices for farms. He grew up in upstate New York on a dairy farm performing manure management chores. He has worked for almost 40 years helping farms develop their manure management systems.  Pete has a B.S. ’77 and a MEng ’78 degree from Cornell in Agricultural Engineering.