Farm Credit East announced today that the Farm Credit East Cares Community Fund donated $60,190 to various charitable organizations throughout the Northeast. This included a $25,000 Farm Credit East contribution supported by the Board of Directors.
Each year, the laws and regulations relating to trucking compliance grow more complex, including new Federal Motor Carrier Safety regulations that took effect in 2018 related to Hours of Service (HOS) and Electronic Logging Devices (ELD). To help navigate these rules, Farm Credit East hosted a webinar December 20, 2018.
Farm Credit East and CoBank announced a joint contribution of $25,000 to GrowNYC to support its work with Northeast farmers. The funds will support GrowNYC’s FARMroots program, which provides legal, marketing and financial management technical assistance for both beginning and established Greenmarket farmers.