News and Events
Presented by Northeast Dairy Producers Association and Cornell PRO-DAIRY
March 9 – 10, 2022
Presented by Cornell CALS PRO-DAIRY and Northeast Dairy Producers Association NEDPA, the Northeast Dairy Management Conference is a designed for all progressive dairy farmers and industry professionals in the Northeast, to interact and relate to the latest thinking and issues in the dairy industry. Dynamic and informative sessions will challenge your thinking to re-energize your business and improve performance. Connect with other dairy producers and advisors to build your network for long-term success.
NEDPA Producer Members receive a discount to attend. CLICK HERE to register.
NEDPA Chair Named to City and State NY’s Agriculture Power 50 List
Congratulations to NEDPA Chair John Dickinson of Ideal Dairy Farms on being named number 8 on City and State NY‘s Agriculture Power 50 list! John, alongside 8 other dedicated board members, oversee the Northeast Dairy Producers Association’s work educating, supporting and advocating for dairy farms of all sizes across the state. The organization is part of the Grow NY Farms coalition, which is pushing to keep in place a 60-hour overtime threshold for farm laborers.
This is City & State’s first agriculture-focused list, highlighting public officials, farmers, business executives, association heads, labor leaders, policymakers and others who have shaped New York’s agricultural landscape.
Check out the full list here: https://www.cityandstateny.com/power-lists/2021/09/agriculture-power-50/185206/
2021 NEDPA Legislative Priorities
On Tuesday, February 23rd, NEDPA participated in a virtual lobby day facilitated by Rick Zimmerman of Zimmerman and Associates, NEDPA’s lobbyist on retainer. The following handouts were distributed to lawmakers to enhance our advocacy efforts.