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Andrew M. Cuomo, Governor | Richard A. Ball, Commissioner
 
   
Jola Szubielski, Lisa Koumjian 518-457-0752

April 09, 2018

Media Advisory: New York State Hosts Concord Grape Summit Thursday, April 12

WHAT:

    The New York State Concord Grape Summit will be held at the Grape Discovery Center.  The summit will bring together representatives from the State, growers, researchers, processors and other stakeholders to identify challenges and opportunities to expand New York’s Concord grape industry and boost the agricultural economy.

    New York is the nation’s second largest Concord grape producer, and the Lake Erie Concord Belt is the oldest and largest Concord grape growing region in the world, with more than 30,000 acres of grape vineyards.
WHEN:
    Thursday, April 12 at 1 p.m.
WHERE:
    Grape Discovery Center
    8305 West Main Road
    Westfield, NY 14787


**PLEASE RSVP to Jola.Szubielski@agriculture.ny.gov in advance of the event**


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