The New York State Agricultural Mediation Program (NYSAMP)
provides the agricultural community with the opportunity to communicate clearly and negotiate effectively in order to find fair and workable solutions to challenges they face. Decisions are made by the people directly involved, and not by mediators or outside authorities. Mediation through NYSAMP is completely confidential. Consultations to discuss mediation and whether it might be useful in a specific situation are also confidential.
NYSAMP partners with affiliated mediation centers in order to provide services to agricultural producers in every county of New York State. Trained and experienced More.
“As a business manager I would recommend mediation to any agricultural producer or supplier. . . Mediation helped us realize that the customers we sell to weren’t taking us seriously and didn’t understand the bind they were putting us in. It also helped us to understand that we weren’t being clear with our customers about what we expect and need from them.”
“Mediation worked just as I hoped. The mediators are wonderful to work with. We haven’t had any customers refuse to stop buying from us, we are collecting the money that they owe us, and saving time in the process!”
“Before I tried mediation, I was on the brink of closing my farm, I was so frustrated and embarrassed to talk to my supMore.