The Division of Agricultural Development’s mission is to strengthen the viability and raise consumer awareness of New York’s food and agricultural industry. The division focuses on three major areas to achieve this goal: promoting the agricultural community, providing education and assistance to businesses; and overseeing farmers’ markets and other initiatives that bring healthy foods into local communities.
Marketing & Promotion: Sue Santamarina, (518) 457-7229
Business Development: Steve McGrattan, (518) 457-7836
New York City Office: Kimberly Vallejo, (718) 722-2668
Special Projects: Tim Pezzolesi, (518) 457-8883