The Cornell Dairy Executive Program (CDEP) provides professional, cutting-edge management training for progressive dairy producers in New York and across the country. This multi-session program develops leadership and decision making skills that are necessary to run a successful dairy business and enhance the dairy industry.
Timely topics in dairy business management are presented by a team of national experts from within and outside of the field of agriculture in two multi-day sessions. Program content focuses on four different areas within the dairy business: business planning, financial management, human resource management and risk management.
After attending this program, you will have developed:
- A comprehensive self-evaluation of your business
- 1- and 5-year strategic business plans
- Leadership and management skills
- A network of dairy executives
- A plan for building business relationships
Now accepting applications for Class 14. Learn more.
December 8 - 12, 2019 and February 23 - 27, 2020
The Statler Hotel
Ithaca, New York