Andrew M. Cuomo, Governor | Richard A. Ball, Commissioner
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November 17, 2016

Media Advisory: Agriculture Commissioner Kicks-Off Christmas Season with Tree-Cutting, Holiday Promotion to Highlight New York Agriculture

Local Tree Farm Providing Tree to Be Displayed in New York State Capitol

    The State Agriculture Commissioner will join the Christmas Tree Farmers Association of New York to kick-off the Christmas season and promote farm-fresh trees grown in New York as well as the state’s thriving beverage industry. The event includes a tree-cutting at Hurd’s Family Farm and a stop at Adair Vineyards as part of the Upper Hudson Wine & Trees beverage and tourism promotion.
    Tuesday, November 22, 1 p.m.
    Tree-Cutting, 1 p.m.
    Hurd’s Family Farm
    2187 NY-32
    Modena, NY 12548

    Wine &Trees Promotion, 2 p.m.
    Adair Vineyards
    52 Allhusen Rd.
    New Paltz, NY 12561
    State Agriculture Commissioner Richard A. Ball
    Christmas Tree Farmers Association of New York

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