Knowledge Exchange

Upcoming Webinars

  • Ag Immigration Law Basics: Immigration Enforcement at the Worksite

    Federal immigration enforcement actions at places of business have more than doubled in the last year. Do you know what to do if immigration officers come to your farm?

    Join us for this New York Farm Bureau webinar hosted by Farm Credit East on Tuesday, February 26 at 12 noon. This webinar will review how employers can prepare for an inspection and what rights and responsibilities farmers have when it comes to immigration enforcement. Kendra Sena, Senior Staff Attorney at the Government Law Center at Albany Law School, will discuss the difference between inspection and enforcement and the types of agents who might come to your farm. She’ll also review what agents might look for while at your farm and what you can do to prepare yourself.

  • OSHA Local Emphasis Program Update for Dairy Farms

    Ron Williams is the Compliance Assistance Specialist for the Syracuse Area OSHA Office. He has spent time researching inspections conducted by the Albany, Buffalo and Syracuse area offices going back to July 2014; the start of the dairy farm operation Local Emphasis Program (LEP) inspections.

    Join us for a webinar on Thursday, March 21 at 1pm EDT where he will discuss total inspections, inspection types, top violations cited along with examples of each of the top violations.


Past Webinars