Farming

Cows at the Erie County Fair. August 15, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
August 16, 2019 - 3:00 am
HAMBURG, N.Y. (WBEN) – Fairgoers at the Erie County Fair will have one last opportunity this weekend to enjoy the annual event in Hamburg. It also means one last opportunity for you to enjoy one of the most important attractions at the fair: The local farm animals. Cows, sheep, chicken, and all...
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AP Photo
July 17, 2019 - 1:18 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed legislation giving farm workers collective bargaining rights, overtime pay and other labor protections afforded in non-farm industries. The Farm Laborers Fair Labor Practices Act eliminates a provision in New York state law that prohibits...
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