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Andrew M. Cuomo, Governor | Richard A. Ball, Commissioner
 
   
Jola Szubielski 518-457-0752
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May 31, 2018

Media Advisory: New York State Agriculture Commissioner Joins Oneida Herkimer-Madison Boces and Oneida County CCE for New York Food Day

WHAT:

    State Agriculture Commissioner Richard Ball will join the Oneida-Herkimer-Madison BOCES and Oneida County Cornell Cooperative Extension for their “New York Food Day,” a celebration of the Mohawk Valley Farm-to-School initiative across 18 school districts in the region and the Governor’s No Student Goes Hungry initiative.

    Students will be served lunch made with New York foods and beverages grown or produced in the State.  Commissioner Ball will also provide an educational lesson to students on New York’s dairy industry in recognition of upcoming Dairy Month.
WHEN:
    Thursday, May 31 at 1 p.m.
    ** A local lunch will be served at 12:45 p.m.**
WHERE:
    Memorial Park Elementary School
    145 Bacon Street East
    Waterville, NY
WHO:
    State Agriculture Commissioner Richard A. Ball
    Oneida County Executive Anthony Picente
    Mary Beth McEwen, Executive Director of Oneida County Cornell Cooperative Extension
    Superintendent Charles Chafee of Waterville Central School
**PLEASE RSVP to Jola.Szubielski@agriculture.ny.gov.**


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