• Save the date: NEDPA Conference - March 8 & 9, 2016 - REGISTER  ONLINE NOW! - (Late fee of $50 applies after February 14.)  NEDPA Producer Members: to receive a $50 discount select "NEDPA Producer Member" from the drop-down menu for Registration Type on the first page of the Online Registration Form.  (Note this discount applies to farm members only)

  • Click here for NEDPA Conference Sponsor and exhibit space information 

  • Draft new CAFO permits are available for public comment until Feb. 7.  CLICK HERE to review the permits.  NEDPA members are encouraged to forward their comments and concerns to Executive Directon Tonya Van Slyke (email

  • 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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