Agriculture_Markets
Andrew M. Cuomo, Governor | Richard A. Ball, Commissioner
 
   
Jola Szubielski 518-457-0752
Dave Bullard 315-487-7711 x 1377


September 30, 2015

Pollinator Task Force to Meet

WHAT:

    The interagency Pollinator Task Force, led by the Departments of Agriculture and Markets and Environmental Conservation, will hold a roundtable meeting with its expert advisors in the area of agribusiness, farmers, apiculturists, environmentalists, and learning institutions. The meeting will focus on Best Management Practices.

    Governor Cuomo established the Pollinator Task Force to address the recovery of pollinator populations vital to New York State’s natural environment, agricultural industry and food production. For more information: https://www.governor.ny.gov/news/governor-cuomo-announces-taskforce-develop-pollinator-protection-plan-protect-new-yorks

WHEN:
     Thursday, October 1
      1 4 p.m.

WHERE:

     Department of Agriculture and Markets
     Pride of New York Room
     10B Airline Drive
     Albany, NY 12235

Media attending the meeting: Please RSVP to Jola.Szubielski@agriculture.ny.gov

A recorded audiocast of the meeting will be made available on the Internet at http://www.agriculture.ny.gov/webcasting.html.


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