Wednesday, November 9, 2016

NYS Council on Hunger and Food Policy announced

ALBANY — State Agriculture Commissioner Richard A. Ball today announced the members of the New York State Council on Hunger and Food Policy, which has been created to establish a permanent focus on fighting hunger in the state. Chaired by Commissioner Ball, the Council will advise the state on strategies to address hunger needs and expand the availability of fresh, locally grown foods for New Yorkers living in communities with limited access. 

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All of us at GardenShare are happy to announce that our Executive Director is a member of this Council, representing the North Country's interests on these important issues!