Welcome to the NY Alliance for Environmental Concerns
The NY Alliance for Environmental Concerns (NYAFEC) is a non-profit organization comprised of Green Industry associations whose combined efforts are dedicated to educating lawmakers, policymakers and the public, while promoting the many benefits derived from environmental horticulture in New York. We are the environmentalists who have been caring for this green space for generations. Collectively, our membership organizations represent approximately 4,000 green industry professionals.
-Larry Wilson, Chairman
Read NYAFEC's 2016 Annual Legislative Report
NEWS AND UPDATES FOR 2017
2017 marks the first year of a two-year Legislative Session in New York State.
The 2017 Legislative Calendar is a helpful guide to the upcoming Legislative Session.
Visit our Legislative Page throughout the session for details on legislation, budget items, and more!
Important Industry Events
NYS TURFGRASS ASSOCIATION
August 14, 2017
The Links and Union Vale, Lagrangeville, NY
Hahn Memorial Scholarship Tournament
October 2, 2017
Turf & Grounds Exposition
November 15-16, 2017
Rochester Riverside Convention Center, Rochester, NY
Long Island Regional Conference
December 7, 2017
Radisson Hotel Hauppauge-Long Island, Hauppauge, NY
METROPOLITAN GOLF COURSE SUPERINTENDENTS ASSOCIATION
Dave Mahoney 2- Ball Tournament - Tues. April 18th at Shorehaven GC
Details are available for this great event to kick off our golf events in 2017!
Superintendent/Guest Tournament - Monday May 1st at The Patterson Club
Our annual guest event is a great way to showcase our association network.
Rutgers Turfgrass Research Golf Classic
Monday May 8 at Fiddlers Elbow Country Club
Your participation helps fund research grants, student scholarships, equipment, and special projects for the Turfgrass Research, Teaching, and Extension.