Author Archives: Dave Close

Register for the 2020 Annual / Regional Meetings

On behalf of the NEDA Board of Directors and the Annual Regional meeting Committee, we want to take the opportunity to invite you and your key employees to join us in January 2020 at one of the three (3) annual/regional meetings most convenient to your dealership(s). Monday – January 27,

Agricultural Equipment Technician Apprentice Management System

Agricultural Equipment Technician Apprentice Management System This apprenticeship program is sponsored by the Northeast Equipment Dealers Association for our dealer members and their employees. If you are a student or an adult in the workforce who has an interest in a well-paying career as a technician maintaining and repairing agricultural

Spotted Lanternfly (SLF) online permit training and exam

Do I Need a Permit? Spotted Lanternfly permits are required for Businesses and Organizations if you are moving within or from the quarantine zone in the course of your work. Click here for more information on permit compliance Spotted Lanternfly (SLF) online permit training and exam The most responsible people

NEDA Announces New Healthcare Benefits Provider

NEDA Announces NEW Healthcare Benefits Provider for NEDA Members NEDA is pleased to announce the endorsement of OPOC.us to provide health insurance for all NEDA members. As the health insurance market continues to contract, members are seeking cost‐effective solutions to employee benefits to maintain a high‐quality workforce. OPOC.us was chosen for its

Ag Gets Temporary Waiver from ELD Requirements

Ag Gets Temporary Waiver from ELD Requirements The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has announced it is granting a 90-day waiver from the Electronic Logging Device (ELD) rule that was set to go into effect December 17, 2017. The reason for the 90-day waiver is to give the agency

Pennsylvania Announces New Service Tech Apprenticeship Program

Pennsylvania Announces New Service Tech Apprenticeship Program It’s reported that Pennsylvania will face more than 1,000 job openings by 2027 as current service techs retire. The Northeast Equipment Dealers Association is sponsoring the Agriculture Service Technician apprenticeship program, which will take at least one year to complete. Read more –

SETTING THE RECORD STRAIGHT: FACT vs. FICTION on “RIGHT TO REPAIR”

SETTING THE RECORD STRAIGHT: FACT vs. FICTION on “RIGHT TO REPAIR” U.S. equipment manufacturers and equipment dealers work every day to deliver the safest and most productive, innovative and environmentally friendly machinery to their customers. Manufacturers and dealers make considerable investments in developing cutting-edge technology within machinery and training authorized

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