Labor Roadshow

NY Labor Roadshow VII with Virtual Option


Labor Roadshow VII with Virtual Option

  • Wednesday, December 13, 2023, 8:30 AM - 4:15 PM
  • Friday, December 15, 2023, 8:30 AM - 4:15 PM
  • Tuesday, December 19, 2023, 8:30 AM - 4:15 PM
  • Wednesday, December 20, 2023, 8:30 AM - 4:15 PM


New York's Ag Workforce Development Council (AWDC) is organizing Labor Roadshow VII

The event heads back out on the road with the following stops, plus an online option!

December 13: Gathering Barn, Old McDonald’s Farm - 14369 County Rd 145, Sackets Harbor

December 15: Greenwich Elks Lodge - 130 Bulson Road, Greenwich

December 19: 116 Jordan Hall, Cornell AgriTech - 630 W North Street, Geneva.

December 19, online optionThere is a virtual option for this day only. The event will be broadcast via Zoom for remote audiences and recorded for paid registrants to view later. A Zoom link will be emailed before the event.

December 20: T-102, Conable Technology Building - Genesee Community College, One College Road, Batavia

Labor continues to be the primary challenge for many farm businesses and this event tackles those challenges head on with these topics. Topics will include - how the new NYS Marijuana Law affects the workplace, state and federal employment law compliance, farm safety and OSHA compliance, updating payroll, and workforce development. The topic of overtime will be discussed, including the 2024 NYS tax reimbursements for overtime, payroll systems, and compliance.

Featured speakers:

  • Attorney Joshua Viau, Fisher Phillips Law Firm
  • Nick Donofrio, New York Regional Office US Department of Labor / OSHA
  • Farm HR Managers Panel
  • NYS Department of Ag and Markets
  • NYS Department of Taxation

Ag Workforce Development Council member organizations include: Agri-Mark, Allenwaite Farms, Amos Zittel & Sons, Inc., Blue Hill Farm, Breezyhill Dairy, Cargill, Cayuga Marketing, Cornell University, CCE, DFA, EZ Acres, EL-VI Farms, Farm Credit East, Hemdale Farms and Greenhouses, Lamb Farms, Legislative Commission on Rural Resources, NEDPA, NY Animal Ag Coalition, NY Farm Bureau, NYS Horticultural Society, NYSVGA, NY Wine Growers, NY Wine Policy Institute, Reeves Farm, NYSVGA, Stauffer Farms, SUNY Morrisville, and Upstate Niagara.

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Last updated November 21, 2023