Politicians head to the food source

Assemblyman Marcus Molinaro, left, and New York State Senator Greg Ball, center, toured the Coach Dairy Farm on Friday, Sept. 30. They were given a tour of the farm by its president, Steve Margaritas, at right. Photo By Stefanie Giglio

PINE PLAINS — New York State Sen. Greg Ball and Assemblyman Marcus Molinaro toured four local farms on Friday, Sept. 30, to speak with farmers about issues facing their businesses and to learn how the government can help expand the opportunities for sustainable agriculture in the Hudson Valley.

The senator and the assemblyman visited Migliorelli Farms in Red Hook, Coach Dairy Farm in Pine Plains, McEnroe Farm in Millerton and McCarthy’s Farm in Pawling.

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