Andrew M. Cuomo, Governor | Richard A. Ball, Commissioner

Agriculture Press Releases

Date                      Release Title Photo
04/20/2017Wood Products Development Council to Meet in Syracuse Thursday 
04/18/2017Governor Cuomo Convenes First-Ever Industrial Hemp Summit to Grow New York's Agricultural Industry 
04/18/2017Governor Cuomo Urges Federal Government to Address Canadian Trade Policies and Protect U.S. Milk Suppliers 
04/17/2017Public Meeting Notice: NYS Soil and Water Conservation Committee to Meet Tuesday, April 18, 2017 
04/17/2017Media Advisory - For Planning Purposes: New York State Industrial Hemp Summit to Be Held on Tuesday, April 18 at Cornell University 
04/13/2017Governor Cuomo Announces Funding for Western New York Farms to Address Impacts of Climate Change 
04/13/2017Governor Cuomo Announces Funding For Mid-Hudson Valley Farm to Address Impacts of Climate Change 
04/13/2017Governor Cuomo Announces Funding for North Country Farms to Address Impacts Of Climate Change 
04/13/2017Governor Cuomo Announces Funding for Finger Lakes Farms to Address Impacts of Climate Change 
04/13/2017Governor Cuomo Announces Funding for Central New York Farms to Address Impacts of Climate Change 
04/13/2017Governor Cuomo Announces Funding for Southern Tier Farms to Address Impacts of Climate Change 
04/12/2017Thruway Authority Encourages New York’s Farmers to Sign up as Vendors for Taste NY Farmers’ Markets at Service Areas throughout the State 
04/11/2017Entertainment on a Large Scale Comes to the 2017 Great New York State Fair 
04/11/2017Media Advisory: Agriculture Commissioner Announces Funding to Help Farmers with Impacts of Climate Change and Severe Weather Events 
04/04/2017State Agriculture Commissioner Reminds New York Poultry Farmers to Practice Biosecurity Measures to Prevent Spread of Avian Influenza 
04/04/2017Peter Noone Brings the Great Hits of Herman’s Hermits Back to Chevy Court at the Great New York State Fair 
03/29/2017Price Chopper/Market 32 Hosts Homegrown Flavors Events with Taste NY 
03/29/2017Governor Cuomo Announces Two Additional Higher Education Institutions Receive Permits to Research Industrial Hemp 
03/28/20173 Doors Down to Perform on the New Opening Night at Chevy Court Stage at the Great New York State Fair 
03/27/2017Governor Cuomo Announces New Baby Care Centers at the Great New York State Fair in Central New York 
03/24/2017Media Advisory: State Fair Makes Announcement 
03/23/2017Taste NY Partners with Rochester Americans Hockey Club to Expand Local Food and Beverage Offerings at New York Sports Venues 
03/22/2017Media Advisory: Agriculture Commissioner Makes Taste NY Announcement 
03/21/2017Statement from Commissioner Richard A. Ball on National Agriculture Day 
03/17/2017Governor Cuomo Announces $185,000 in Grants Awarded to Livingston County to Pave the way for New Craft Beverage Trail 
03/10/2017State Agriculture Commissioner Encourages New Yorkers to Enjoy Maple Weekends This Month 
03/09/2017Governor Cuomo Announces $1.4 Billion "Vital Brooklyn" Initiative to Transform Central Brooklyn 
03/09/2017Media Advisory: Agriculture Commissioner Kicks off Maple Season with Tree Tapping Ceremony in Warren County 
03/08/2017Governor Cuomo Announces Nearly $15 Million in Savings Due to Craft Beverage Reforms 
03/03/2017Online Application Now Available to Apply for Jobs during the 2017 Great New York State Fair 
03/02/2017Agriculture Commissioner Announces Expanded Taste NY Presence at the International Restaurant and Foodservice Show of New York 
02/27/2017New York State to Host the One of the World’s Biggest Days of Harness Racing 
02/27/2017Governor Cuomo Announces $36 Million in Savings to Farmers Through Agricultural Assessment Cap 
02/24/2017Governor Cuomo Announces Results of New York State Food Laboratory Consumer Protection Actions 
02/23/2017Governor Cuomo Announces Significant Growth of Craft Beverage Stores Statewide 
02/22/2017State Agriculture Commissioner Announces the New York Farm Show Returns to the New York State Fairgrounds 
02/17/2017Great New York State Fair’s “Halfway to the Fair” Sale Features Best Deal of the Year on Midway Ride-All-Day Wristbands 
02/17/2017State Joins Nine Pin Ciderworks for Annual Event to Promote New York Farm Cideries 
02/15/2017The Taste NY Food Truck Competition Expands to Two Days for 2017 Great New York State Fair 
02/13/2017Governor Cuomo Announces Taste NY Sales Nearly Tripled in 2016 
02/10/2017State Agriculture Commissioner Reminds Producers of Dairy Promotion Board Nominations 
02/07/2017Candy, Flowers, Taste NY, and More for Your Valentine on the Concourse 
02/06/2017Agriculture Commissioner Commemorates 100 Years of Formal Agricultural Education In New York State 
02/03/2017New York State Announces Funding Available for Road Stream Crossing Assessments 
01/30/2017Governor Cuomo Announces $5 Million for New York's Local Fairs 
01/27/2017Governor Cuomo Announces $14 Million Available to Support Water Quality Protection Projects on Farms Throughout New York State 
01/23/2017Governor Cuomo Announces $70 Million For Phase Two of the Unprecedented Revitalization of the New York State Fairgrounds 
01/20/2017State Agriculture Commissioner Congratulates Good Food Awards Finalists 
01/19/2017Governor Cuomo Announces $2 Million in Funding Available for Invasive Species Rapid Response and Control 
01/12/2017State Agriculture Commissioner Reminds New Yorkers Farmers’ Markets Are Open through Winter 
01/11/2017Governor Cuomo Presents 31st Proposal of 2017 State of the State: Foster the Industrial Hemp Industry in New York State 
01/10/2017State Agriculture Commissioner Announces Availability of $600,000 in Specialty Crop Block Grant Program Funding 
01/06/2017First New York State Certified Farmers’ Market Manager 
01/04/2017Governor Cuomo Announces Tops Friendly Markets to Promote New York State Grown & Certified Farms 
01/03/2017Media Advisory: Agriculture Commissioner Announces Launch of NYS Grown & Certified in Tops Friendly Markets 

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