09 Mar 2011
Senate Standing Committee on Agriculture
Senator Patricia Ritchie, Chair
11:00 AM, Wednesday, March 9, 2011
Room 816 LOB
The Committee will hear a brief presentation from Future Farmers of America representatives Mary Foote and Brandon Aldous.
The Committee will hear a brief presentation from the New York State Maple Producers Association President, David Campbell.
An act to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to retail farm operations
An act to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to increasing the acreage of farm woodland which qualifies as land used in agricultural production for agricultural assessment purposes
An act to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to exempting certain institutions involved in the processing of homemade baked goods, spices, and powders, sold only at farmers' markets and roadside stands from the definition of a food processing establishment
An act requiring the state fire prevention and building code council to implement rules and regulations regarding the maple industry