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Our Programs Boosting New York's Agricultural Community
New York State is undertaking a comprehensive effort to ensure every New Yorker is counted in the 2020 Census.
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.
Featured News & Alerts
Governor Cuomo announced the 20 finalists selected to participate in round two of Grow-NY, a food innovation and agriculture technology business challenge focused on enhancing emerging food, beverage, and agriculture innovation.
Governor Cuomo announced buildings including One World Trade Center, the Kosciuszko Bridge, the Alfred E. Smith Building, and the Great New York State Fair's Exposition Center will be lit orange this evening in recognition of Hunger Action Month.