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September 04, 2017

The Great New York State Fair concluded a successful year by setting another all-time record for attendance, as more than 1.13 million people have come to the Fair over its 13 day run, which ends tonight.

August 31, 2017

The Great New York State Fair announced the winners of the 2017 Dairy Products Competition in celebration of its 41st annual Dairy Day.

August 31, 2017

The New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets and the State Department of Labor partner to promote agriculture careers at The Great New York State Fair. 

August 31, 2017

Federal funding has been awarded for the New York State Greenmarket Regional Food Hub that will include a new wholesale farmers' market, USDA compliant cold storage facility, a food-processing center, and other infrastructure upgrades to support local food businesses. 

August 24, 2017

A new pop-up Taste NY Marketplace will be at THE NORTHERN TRUST golf tournament, which is taking place through August 27 at the Glen Oaks Club in Old Westbury on Long Island.

August 22, 2017

Hannaford is the first Capital Region grocer to feature local products from farms participating in the NYS Grown & Certified program who use safe food handling best practices.

August 18, 2017

The program provides checks for eligible families and seniors across the state to be redeemed for the purchase of fresh, locally grown fruits and vegetables.

August 17, 2017

New legislation expands the types of products that may be sold by cideries in NY & the types of businesses permitted to sell New York State-labeled cider.

August 09, 2017

Many local businesses took hom prizes at the 32nd New York Wine & Food Classic, a nationally recognized competition.

August 03, 2017

Brooklyn's Threes Brewing Company earned top honors at the first-ever New York State Craft Beer Competition, winning the Governor's Excelsior Cup.