Apr 15, 2023
HVADC News: HVADC Becomes a Community Development Financial Institution
HVADC was recently certified as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) with a focus on lending to farm and food enterprises in economically disadvantaged communities throughout Albany, Columbia, Dutchess, Orange, Rensselaer, Sullivan, Ulster and Washington counties.
Feb 28, 2023
Regional News: Hudson Valley Food Systems Coalition Member Testifies to the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry
On December 13, 2022, the United States Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Subcommittee on Food and Nutrition, Specialty Crops, Organics, and Research convened a special hearing on Capitol Hill. Subcommittee Chair, Senator Cory Booker of New Jersey, presided over the session titled “Food as Medicine: Current Efforts and Potential Opportunities.”