NY Farm Bureau http://wamc.org en New Task Force And Legislation Focus On New York Agriculture http://wamc.org/post/new-task-force-and-legislation-focus-new-york-agriculture <p></p><p></p><p>New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has formed a new task force to strengthen agriculture in the state. Tue, 04 Mar 2014 23:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 85128 at http://wamc.org New Task Force And Legislation Focus On New York Agriculture Farm Bureau Discusses National Priorities http://wamc.org/post/farm-bureau-discusses-national-priorities <p></p><p></p><p>The New York Farm Bureau discussed its national agricultural priorities during a conference call Tuesday morning. Wed, 26 Feb 2014 01:45:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 84633 at http://wamc.org Farm Bureau Discusses National Priorities Federal Farm Bill And State Agricultural Priorities Discussed By Farm Advocates http://wamc.org/post/federal-farm-bill-and-state-agricultural-priorities-discussed-farm-advocates <p></p><p> &nbsp;</p><p>The New York Farm Bureau outlined its state priorities and discussed the just-passed federal Farm Bill during a conference call this morning. Wed, 29 Jan 2014 17:45:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 82811 at http://wamc.org Federal Farm Bill And State Agricultural Priorities Discussed By Farm Advocates Farm Bill Extension Expires http://wamc.org/post/farm-bill-extension-expires <p></p><p></p><p>It&rsquo;s not just the government that shut down today.&nbsp; Congress has failed to act on the Farm Bill extension, which expired at midnight, and some are concerned that will add to economic uncertainty, especially in the dairy sector. Tue, 01 Oct 2013 16:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 74661 at http://wamc.org Farm Bill Extension Expires Groups Criticize Proposed Clean Water Act Regulatory Changes http://wamc.org/post/groups-criticize-proposed-clean-water-act-regulatory-changes <p>The EPA and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers want to expand the federal Clean Water Act by changing the definition of “Waters of the U.S.”.&nbsp; A variety of groups in New York State are opposed to the move, saying it will harm New York’s economy and environment.<br> Thu, 15 Nov 2012 17:20:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 52061 at http://wamc.org Groups Criticize Proposed Clean Water Act Regulatory Changes