Agriculture is an integral part of New York’s economy, culture, and landscape. The state’s 35,500 farms keep over 7 million acres of land in agricultural production, support more than 160,000 jobs, and generate in excess of $39 billion
Read the Report The results of the 2017 Young Farmers Survey informed our agenda for 2018 Farm Bill policy advocacy.
November 2017 | Results and Recommendations from the National Young Farmer Survey
February 2016 | How young farmers and ranchers are essential to tackling water scarcity in the West
June 2015 | A case to add farmers to the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program
October 2013 | How land trusts can protect America's working farms
November 2011 | Challenges faced by young, American farmers and a national strategy to help them succeed