New York Women of Agriculture Conference

Friday, November 3, 2017 - 8:00am to 4:00pm
6301 State Route 298, East Syracuse, New York, 13057

The NY Women for 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.

Topics Include

Learning Key Communication Techniques
Negotiating issues/challenges effectively
Addressing current industry issues
Building connections and networking

The Schedule

8:00 AM- Registration
9:00 AM- Welcome
9:15 AM– Keynote: Amanda Freund
10:15 AM - Break
10:30 AM Learning Personality Traits to enhance communication - Paul Suarez
11:30 AM - How do we Communicate With Each Other? Claudia Kenny and Chris Tauzel
12:15 PM - Lunch
1:30 PM How to Handle Hot Button Issues - Beth Meyers
3:00 PM - Break
3:15 PM - Women in Agricultural Programs - Julie Suarez
4:00 PM - Wrap-up



The cost to attend the conference is $100 per person. To register, please visit:

For more information, contact Bonnie Collins. Bonnie's Email address is Her phone number is (315) 736-3394 Ext. 104 or cell 315/736-2580 .