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The NYS Ag Society honors New York Farms in continuous operation, on the same land, by the same family – for 100 years or more, and 200 years or more.
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The NYS Agricultural Society’s Annual Forum is the largest statewide agricultural meeting bringing together all sectors of the food system to explore topics critical to the future of New York Agriculture.
The upcoming Forum theme is “Climate Smart Farming: Changes and Opportunities” from the national, regional, state, and local farm level. Forum keynote speakers include: Dr. Art DeGaetano and Dr. Laura Lengnick (more details found in 2015 Fall Cultivator).
NEW this year, the Ag Society will present a Next Generation Farmer Award!
January 7, 2016—184th Annual Forum
Our new 501(c)3 Foundation envisions assisting established ag education efforts targeted to non–farm audiences; extending current Ag Society programs to youth and young adults; and working with industry partners to strengthen the understanding of NYS agriculture in new and promising ways.
Your support is vital to plant the seeds for growth of our mission.