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NY Women in Agriculture Conference

  • Double Tree (by Hilton) 6301 New York 298 East Syracuse, NY, 13057 United States (map)
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FRIDAY NOVEMBER 3, 2017
Registration 8 a.m.
Conference 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The NY Women in Agriculture team is excited to be hosting the first annual NY Women in Agriculture conference, Friday November 3rd, in Syracuse, NY. This conference will focus both personal and business growth skills and tools for women involved as either primary or partner operator for their agriculture operation. The theme of this year’s conference is “Communication and Building Connections”.

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS:

Amanda Freund
Co-owner/operator
Freund’s Farm, CowPots® , and Freund’s Farm Market & Bakery
Third-generation dairy farmer in northwestern Connecticut
Julie C. Suarez
Associate Dean for Government & Community Relations
College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
Cornell University

TOPICS INCLUDE:

• Learning key communicating techniques
• Negotiating issues/challenges effectively
• Addressing current industry issues
• Building connections and networking

NYS Women Veterans:
Scholarships are available to support registration, as well as hotel and/or mileage.