Department of Agriculture & Markets


Agriculture Press Releases

Date                      Release Title Photo
03/03/2015Statement from Governor Cuomo on Proposal by Onondaga County Executive Mahoney to Transform New York State Fairgrounds 
03/03/2015Media Advisory: First Ever “Farm to Fan” Experience to Kick Off at the Times Union Center in Albany 
02/25/2015Governor Cuomo Announces the 30th New York Farm Show Returns to the State Fairgrounds Beginning February 26 
02/25/2015Piglets and Sows to Return to the 2015 Great New York State Fair 
02/24/2015New Promotions Aim to Draw Even More People to the Great New York State Fair in 2015 
02/23/2015Oak Ridge Boys to Make Their 8th Appearance at the Great New York State Fair 
02/20/2015Organizations Tout the Importance of $20 Million Included in Governor Cuomo’s Executive Budget for Hudson Valley Farmland Protection 
02/20/2015Governor Cuomo Announces $775,000 Targeted Investment Pays Off for Farmers in the Hudson Valley 
02/19/2015Charlie Palmer Steak Introduces “New York State of Mind” Beverage List 
02/19/2015Media Advisory: Agriculture Commissioner to Push for Farmland Protection in the Hudson Valley 
02/18/2015Governor Cuomo Announces New York Repeats as Second Highest Producer of Apples and Third Highest Producer of Grapes in the Nation 
02/13/2015Governor Cuomo Announces 25 New York State Wineries to Participate at Boston Wine Expo 2015 
02/10/2015Sea Lions to Return to the 2015 Great New York State Fair’s Entertainment Lineup 
02/09/2015Governor Cuomo Outlines Tax Exemption Proposal for Wine, Beer, Cider and Spirits Industries 
02/06/2015Governor Cuomo Announces $376,000 for Plans to Protect Agriculture and Farmlands 
02/06/2015Rock Veterans Everclear to Open the Great New York State Fair’s Chevy Court Concert Series 
02/03/2015Statewide Soil and Water Conservation Committee to Meet 
01/30/2015Governor Cuomo Announces Number of Winter Farmers’ Markets Set New Record 
01/30/2015The Great New York State Fair to Auction Surplus Items on State’s Ebay Sales Site 
01/23/2015Reminder: Tickets for Country Superstar Eric Church at the State Fair Grandstand Go on Sale Saturday, January 24 
01/16/2015Governor Cuomo Announces $12 Million to Protect and Preserve Water Quality 
01/16/2015Salt City Winter Antiques Show at the New York State Fairgrounds This Weekend 
01/15/2015Great New York State Fair Leaps to 8th among All State Fairs in Attendance, Industry Publication Finds 
01/13/2015Taste NY Vending Machines Premiere at Broome Gateway and Clifton Park Rest Areas 
01/12/2015Commissioner Congratulates New York State Wineries on Recent Awards and Accolades 
01/12/2015Country Superstar Eric Church to Play the Grandstand on Opening Night of the 2015 Great New York State Fair 
01/07/20152015 Camping World RV Supershow at the New York State Fairgrounds This Weekend 
01/06/2015New York State Council on Food Policy to Hold Its Winter Meeting on January 16 in Binghamton 

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