New York State Celebrates Maple Month
Our Programs Boosting New York's Agricultural Community
The 2023 Great New York State Fair begins Wednesday, August 23 and continues through Monday, September 4.
New York is home to over 33,000 family farms producing some of the world's best food and beverages.
About 20% of New York State's land area, or close to 7 million acres, is farmland.
New York State has nearly 700 farmers' markets across the state.
New York is the 4th largest producer of dairy in the nation, and it is the state's biggest economic sector.
New York State farmers grow 40 varieties of apples, more than any other state.
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New York State Kicks Off Agricultural Literacy Week
$700,000 Awarded to New York State Farmers' Markets
Governor Hochul announced the Department of Agriculture and Markets has been awarded over $3.8 million from the USDA Food and Nutrition Service to help New York seniors better access locally grown food.