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When Will We Stop Being A Work In Process?

When Will We Stop Being A Work In Process?

I am going to ask you a simple question. You may GOOGLE this later to fact check my answer. What do the following companies all have in common? Dell, GM, Ford, Kodak, Block Buster, Micro Soft, Motorola, Sears, Toys ‘R’ ... more

USDA RMA Sets Listening Sessions too Review the Apple Crop Insurance Policy

USDA RMA Sets Listening Sessions to Review the Apple Crop Insurance Policy February 26, 2018 Since July 2017, many apple growers attended or participated in meetings held by USDA's Risk Management Agency (RMA) where the Agency discussed concerns with the ... more
Annual Message

Annual Message

I have heard often that what happens in California is a good indication of which direction the country is heading. That may be true many times but for those of us here in New York State I think we may ... more
Growing Ag in New York

Growing Ag in New York

On Tuesday, December 12, 2017, Paul Baker who is the Executive Director of the NYSHS, was asked to address a Congressional Committee concerning agriculture in NYS.  Below is his presentation. Thank you for first of all calling this topic to ... more