• NEDPA is seeking an outside individual or organization to pervorm member services coordination for the organization. The NEDPA Member Services Provider will work on opportunities and challenges that have direct on‑farm impact and respond directly to member questions and needs concerning those opportunities and challenges. CLICK HERE for NEDPA Member Services Provider description and application instructions.

  • All totalled, NEDPA member farms now represent over 170,000 milking cows!

  • Draft new CAFO permits are available at the NY DEC Website.  CLICK HERE to review the permits.  

  • 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.

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