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  • Writer's pictureJess Marciano

Gillibrand Fights for Farmers

“New York is home to more than 30,000 farms. Our state is the largest producer of yogurt and cottage cheese in the nation. We are also among the top producers of milk, apples and grapes,” said Gillibrand. “Dairy and specialty crop farming is enormously important to our state's economy. I'm happy that the framework includes increased funding for the specialty crop block grant program and provisions that would help improve the safety net for our nation's dairy farms.”

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