Agricultural Taste NY program sales increased to $17.8 millionChristian Fernsby ▼ |
Empire State The continued year-over-year growth reflects increasing consumer demand
Taste NY sales increased to a record $17.8 million in 2018.
The continued year-over-year growth reflects increasing consumer demand for local food and beverage products.
Taste NY benefits both local farmers and New York's agricultural industry as a whole.
Exposure from Taste NY has helped the farms and companies participating in the program to reach more customers, increase online sales, and expand processing capacity, while Taste NY's food and beverage businesses support the State's farmers by using New York grown and produced ingredients in their products. ■
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