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Updated Oct 1, 2015 at 7:35 AM

U.S. Senator Schumer says algae blooms are becoming a big problem in bodies of water around New York state and that the federal government needs to take action. Schumer is urging the U.S. Department of Agriculture to boost funding for programs that aim to reduce phosphorous runoff from farms that feed the algae.

Updated Oct 1, 2015 at 7:30 AM

Gov. Andrew Cuomo says New Yorkers should prepare for possible floods and storm damage associated with heavy rains and the approach of Hurricane Joaquin. Joaquin is now located near the central Bahamas and is expected to head north over the next...

Updated Sep 17, 2015 at 4:19 PM

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation said Thursday it will release about 30,000 adult pheasants on lands open to public hunting for the upcoming fall pheasant hunting season.

Updated Sep 17, 2015 at 2:21 PM

The health insurer and affiliates said their computers were targeted in a cyberattack that may have provided unauthorized access to more than 10 million personal records.

Updated Sep 14, 2015 at 11:29 PM

A new machine headed to the Cornell NY Ag Experiment Station is set to revolutionize the food industry

Updated Sep 14, 2015 at 2:19 PM

State funds totaling $600,000 will enable Cornell University's New York State Agricultural Experiment Station in Geneva to buy and install a state-of-the-art machine to preserve foods with little or no preservatives among other advantages.

Updated Aug 12, 2015 at 11:57 PM

State Agriculture and Markets Commissioner Richard Ball kicks off the first Taste NY Culinary Tour in Canandaigua.

Updated Jul 15, 2015 at 12:57 AM

The smallest state park in New York has a new advocate working on restoration of the tiny treasure

Updated Jul 14, 2015 at 6:22 PM

When school's out for the summer, that means school breakfasts, lunches and afterschool snacks are also off the table for children and teens. Here's what communities are doing to help fill in the gap.

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