The North American Intercollegiate Dairy Challenge is hosting the Dairy Challenge and Dairy Challenge Academy through Saturday at the Holiday Inn on Electronics Parkway in Salina.
The event will draw 285-plus dairy students and a large number agribusiness professionals to the Syracuse area.
Here is a brief schedule:
· Friday, April 10
o Morning: Contest and Academy students visit host farms for evaluation
o Afternoon: Contest and Academy students work on presentations, and Contest students have farm interviews
o Evening: Sponsor dinner and then evening at Wonderworks
· Saturday, April 11
o Morning: Academy presentations
o All day: Contests presentations, corporate technology presentations, career and innovation fair
o Evening: Awards banquet