More on Agriculture

July 13, 2020 Press Release

Members Lead A Bipartisan Call to USDA To Protect Critical Family Farmers; USDA Listens



Representatives Anthony Brindisi (NY-22) and Elise Stefanik (NY-21) successfully persuaded the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) to reverse course and include apple growers in crucial COVID-19 relief.


July 1, 2020 Press Release

Upstate Reps. Lead Members of New York Delegation and Call on U.S. Trade Rep. to Hold Canada and Mexico Accountable

Brindisi: Upstate Dairy Drives Our Economy; We Need To Have Their Backs

June 23, 2020 Press Release

Amid Pandemic & With Apple Prices On Decline, Representatives Demand Action To Protect Critical Family Farmers


Representatives to Perdue: Use Funds From CARES Act To Assist Apple Farmers


Representatives Anthony Brindisi (NY-22), Elise Stefanik (NY-21), and Dan Newhouse (WA-4) lead a bipartisan call of 25 members of Congress to demand the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) include American apple growers in USDA’s economic relief efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

June 17, 2020 Press Release

Brindisi: Members of Our Community are Struggling; We Need to Have Their Backs Through This Crisis 


June 11, 2020 Press Release

Brindisi Joins Group Of Democrats & Republicans To Help Family Farms Through Global Pandemic


Brindisi: Our Family Farms Keep Us Fed & Are Hurting; It’s Time Congress Does Everything It Can To Help  


June 4, 2020 Press Release

Yesterday, Representatives Anthony Brindisi (NY-22), Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18), and Antonio Delgado (NY-19), members of the House Agriculture Committee, met virtually with members of the New York Farm Bureau to discuss how the coronavirus has impacted New York’s family farms, and the steps Congress is taking to assist farmers through the pandemic. 


June 2, 2020 Press Release

Congressmen Deliver Critical Funding For Broome County Council of Churches Food Market on the Northside of Binghamton


Congressmen Anthony Brindisi (NY-22) and Antonio Delgado (NY-19) announced a six figure Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) grant for the Broome County Council of Churches. The $150,000 grant will be matched with local dollars and bring the total funding of the project to $300,000. This partnership project will allow for community groups to open a 5,000 square foot food market. 


May 21, 2020 Press Release


During Global Pandemic, Congressman Teams With Local Producers To Provide Food To Those In Need


Brindisi: Producers In Our Region Make The Finest Agriculture Products Around, During These Difficult Times We Need To Support Each Other & Local Producers 


May 15, 2020 Press Release


Following Bipartisan, Local Drumbeat Lead By Brindisi, Congressman Delivers Millions For State and Local Governments and Frontline Workers


In Addition To Billions In Aid To New York, Brindisi’s Rural Hospital Legislation Included In Latest Coronavirus Relief Bill


Brindisi: During This Difficult Time We Need To Work Together To Provide Relief For Our State & The Heroes Act Delivers  


April 24, 2020 Press Release


Washington Heeds Congressman’s Call for Bipartisan Action And Works Together To Extend Paycheck Protection Program, Release Additional Aid to Farmers & Infuse Necessary Funding To Rural Medical Institutions


Brindisi: This Deal Will Help Main Street Businesses, Hospitals, and Rural Communities