2015 | HVADC in the News
Apr 1, 2015
Groups Praise Governor and Legislature for Increasing Farmland Budget Protection Funding in State Budget
HUDSON VALLEY—Scenic Hudson and its farmland protection partners thank Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the Legislature for making an unprecedented investment in preserving working family farms in the Hudson Valley and throughout the state in the budget passed today.
Mar 13, 2015
Free event, Open to the General Public: Community Economic Development Funding Forum in Hudson, New York
HUDSON, NEW YORK, March 13, 2015- New York state and federal agencies will be hosting an informational forum to discuss funding opportunities to improve the economic development of rural New York.
Mar 10, 2015
USDA Announces Funding Available for Specialty Crop and Organic Agriculture Research and Extension Programs
WASHINGTON, March 10, 2015 - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced the availability of more than $66.5 million in funding for research and extension activities to address the needs of America's specialty crop industry and solve critical organic agricultural production issues.
Feb 20, 2015
Governor Cuomo Announces Targeted Investment in Kingston Food Hub Supports Hudson Valley Farmers
KINGSTON- Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today highlighted the success of a pilot program initiated by a Hudson Valley food hub collaboration thanks to a $775,000 grant from the state Department of Agriculture and Markets and Empire State Development.