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


June 13, 2018

Media Advisory: New York State Agriculture Commissioner Tours Ronnybrook Farm to Promote New York’s Dairy Farmers

Tour Complements Dairy Month and Additional Promotional Efforts, Including NYS Grown & Certified, Statewide Tastings to Increase Consumer Awareness and Consumption of New York’s Dairy Products

WHAT:

    State Agriculture Commissioner Richard Ball will tour Ronnybrook Dairy Farm, recently announced as NYS Grown & Certified, for an up-close look at how the dairy operation is run, the animals are cared for, and how Ronnybrook’s dairy products are processed. The tour is being held during Dairy Month to promote New York’s dairy farmers and increase consumer awareness and consumption of New York dairy products.
WHEN:
    TODAY, Wednesday, June 13 at 11 a.m.
    ** A tasting of local dairy products will follow **
WHERE:
    Ronnybrook Dairy Farm
    310 Prospect Hill Rd.
    Pine Plains, NY 12567
WHO:
    State Agriculture Commissioner Richard A. Ball
    Ronnybrook Dairy Farm family members
    New York Future Farmers of America and 4-H students
    New York Farm Bureau
    Columbia County Cornell Cooperative Extension
    Dutchess County Soil and Water Conservation District
    Hudson Valley AgriBusiness Development Corp.

 

** PLEASE RSVP to Jola.Szubielski@agriculture.ny.gov. **


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