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 will be hosting a webinar on Thursday, December 20, at 12:00 noon.
Northeast producers are invited to view the recording of the webinar with regards to grants, incentives and cost-shares available to Northeast agriculture. This webinar, hosted by Farm Credit East, was hosted on December 04.
New York's sexual harassment laws have recently undergone several important changes that all New York employers should pay attention to. To help New York employers understand these laws, New York Farm Bureau and Cornell’s Ag Workforce Development partnered with Farm Credit East to host a webinar on November 20.
NYS Commissioner of Agriculture and Markets is interested in hearing from NY dairy farmers regarding the status of the dairy industry and their ideas as to improvements that could be made to various programs and institutions that impact the financial environment of dairy markets. If you are a NYS dairy farmer interested in providing your insight, click here to complete the survey. The survey will remain open until December 3, 2018, and does not take long to complete. The results of the survey will be collected and summarized by staff of the NYSDAM.