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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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Governor Hochul delivered remarks at the 191st New York State Agriculture Society's Meeting and Agricultural Forum.
New York State Agriculture Commissioner Richard A. Ball today announced that nominations for new members to the New York Dairy Promotion Order (DPO) Advisory Board...
Governor Hochul announced several major proposals to provide an economic boost to farmers and strengthen New York’s food supply chain as part of the 2023 State of the State.