1. The Laws of New York
  2. Consolidated Laws
  3. General Obligations
  4. Article 18-B: Safety In Agricultural Tourism


Section 18-302 Definitions

General Obligations (GOB)

For purposes of this article:

  1. "Agricultural tourism" means activities, including the production of maple sap and pure maple products made therefrom, farm and winery tours, equine activities both outdoors and indoors but excluding equine therapy, u-pick Christmas trees, hiking, hunting and other forms of outdoor recreation offered to farm visitors, conducted by a farmer on-farm for the enjoyment and/or education of the public, which primarily promote the sale, marketing, production, harvesting or use of the products of the farm and enhance the public's understanding and awareness of farming and farm life.

  2. "Equine therapy" shall include equine activities for children or adults with physical or mental disabilities, post-traumatic stress disorder or other condition for which equine therapy is sought for therapeutic purposes or treatment.