NYFB Update for June

NYFB video update, June 26th

The New York Farm Bureau's Video Update for June 2014.

Celebrate Yogurt Day at the NYS Capital

Students from Byron-Berger Elementary. Yogurt producers had displays.

2 dozen ag-related bills were passed in New York State!

  • Farm-based Craft Beverage Expansion
  • Reduced Regulatory Burdens
  • Smaller Ag. Districts
  • Beginning Farmer Loans
  • Silvopasturing eligible for agriculture assessment
  • Invasive Species Prevention & Control
  • Drain Tile Load Fund
  • Create St. Lawrence Wine Trail
  • Extend STAR Exemption to LLC Farm Dwellings
  • Report on Precision Technology
  • Industrial Hemp Pilot Program

The July 2014 issue of Grassroots will have more details on the above bills.

Placemats Project

NYFB Foundation launched with 10 County Farm Bureaus a "Placemats" Pilot Project to inform people at restaurants about food and nutrition.

Learn more about the New York Farm Bureau at NYFB.org

2017 Census of Agriculture. Your Voice. Your Future. Your Opportunity. Coming this December! Click here for more information.

Events

10/18/2017 -
3:00pm to 6:00pm
10/20/2017 -
2:00pm to 6:00pm
10/21/2017 -
8:00am to 1:00pm
10/21/2017 -
9:00am to 1:00pm
10/24/2017 -
11:00am to 5:00pm

NYS Ag & Markets: Wine, Beer & Spirits Summit

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Cattaraugus Counties ... putting knowledge to work