We are focused on sharing with all our NY neighbors the values, contributions and benefits, farmers and the greater agricultural community bring to our state. Our advocacy efforts spring forward from voices on more than 35,000 farms.
A coalition that shares common concerns affecting New York’s farm community.
At Evolutionary Organics just north of NYC, Kira Kinney works side-by-side with her employees to harvest vegetables, baby greens, herbs & pasture raised eggs. Their products can be found weekly at the @GrowNYC Grand Army Plaza market in Brooklyn. #SupportNYFarms #GrowNYFarms
Peterson Farm has been a family-run agribusiness for 50+ years in Jamestown, NY. They partner with local businesses, provide fresh products to our communities, and are proud to support the #GrowNYFarms effort.
#WeWantToWork #SupportFamilyFarms #FollowFriday
For Orange Co. onion grower Paul Ruszkiewicz, providing workers with good wages and safe working conditions are key ingredients to success #GrowNYFarms cc @jessicaramos @SenatorMetzger @NYSSenatorMRM @KarlBrabenec @NYSenatorRivera @NYFarmBureau @UnshackleNY @recordonline
By Kathleen Phalen-Tomaselli The Glens Falls Post-Star Kathleen Phalen-Tomaselli of the Post-Star wrote an article recently on the Farmworkers Fair Labor Practices Act. A preview of the article is available…