Knowledge Exchange

Upcoming Webinars

  • Overview of New York Labor Regulations

    New York State recently passed a sweeping new law related to agricultural labor. This webinar, presented by Dr. Richard Stup from Cornell University, will cover the basics of the new regulations including overtime, day of rest, disability, paid family leave and other wage and hour laws. Attendance is free to all participants. The webinar, to be held Thursday, December 12 at 10:00AM, is co-sponsored by the Northeast Dairy Producers Association, Inc. and New York Farm Bureau.

  • Business Basics for Beginning Farmers

    Farm Credit East’s Director of Knowledge Exchange, Chris Laughton, will present several financial topics relevant to people either running an early-stage farm enterprise or considering starting one. This free, one-hour webinar will be held Thursday, December 19, and begin at 11:00AM. The topics presented will include; financial statements: how to read them and why they are useful; budgets and cash flow: how to put together a budget and why it’s important to your enterprise; and credit and financing: how to approach a lender, sources of financing and how credit decisions are made.

  • 2020 Dairy Economic Outlook

    Dr. Mark Stephenson, Director of Dairy Policy Analysis at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, will present his annual economic outlook for the dairy industry on Wednesday, January 15, and begin at 11:00AM. He will cover regional, national and international markets and talk about what the coming year might bring for Northeast dairy producers.


Past Webinars