Dairy Youth Encouraged to Apply for these Opportunities
Beginning Dairy Leader Program
The Beginning DAIRY LEADER program gives high school participants the opportunity to explore post-secondary agricultural education and career opportunities in a networking environment through interaction with faculty and students, college planning, and personal development.
NYS Junior Dairy Leader
“Preparing young people for successful careers in the dairy industry”
The Junior DAIRY LEADER program is intended to reach youth between the ages of 16 - 19 who have an interest in exploring careers in the dairy industry through hands-on experiential learning. The program presents youth with a realistic view of the dairy industry as a viable, profitable and progressive business sector, while also building personal and professional skills.
Workshops that focus on multiple facets of the dairy industry, personal development and technical skills will include:
See the following website for more information and an application which is due by June 30, 2017: https://prodairy.cals.cornell.edu/youth or contact Lisa Kempisty, Extension Educator at 664-9502 Ext 203.
Last updated May 22, 2017