announcements

  • All totalled, NEDPA member farms now represent over 175,000 milking cows!

  • AWDC Labor Roadshow: Nov. 15 - 18.   A full day program at four locations across New York, specifically for farm owners and managers to gain tools and information to help their farm business attract and retain skilled workers. See NEWS & EVENTS for locations, dates and registration information. CLICK HERE FOR FLIER

  • Operations Managers ConferencePrecision Management: Merging People, Cows, Crops and Technology, January 24 - 25, Holiday Inn, Liverpool/Syracuse.  Coordinated by Cornell PRO-Dairy and NEDPA, the Operations Managers Conference for Dairy and Field Crops provides an opportunity for people responsible for day to day activities to increase their management and operations skills while interacting with other managers. For more information and instructions for NEDPA Producer Members to receive registration discount, go to NEWS & EVENTS.  Online registration and complete information at PRO-DAIRY WEBSITE.

  • Questions about allowable deductions from employee wages?  Follow this link for webinar and downloadable Q & A:  DOL/Ag & Markets Wage Deductions 

  • A Common Core Dilemma for NY Agriculture - Omnivore's Dilemma - Young Readers Edition is a book used in an 8th grade ELA Common Core module in schools. It presents a negative perspective of modern agriculture.  This article shows how one New York dairy farmer insisted on presenting a more realistic perspective to students in his school district.

our affiliate members

Shur-Gain
Pioneer Hi-Bred International
Calibrate
Alta Genetics
Alltech
S.J.F. Construction
Upstate Niagara Cooperative, Inc.
Lincoln Financial Group
Monsanto
EnviTec Biogas
Lallemand
Purina
Select Sire Power
Cargill Animal Nutrition
Pikeside Enterprises
Milk Specialties
Michael Best & Friedrich LLP
DeLaval
Merck Animal Health
Dairy Farmers of America
Mycogen Seeds
Button Nutrition
Farm Credit East, A.C.A.
The Voss Group
Elanco Animal Health
Agri-Mark