Farmers helping farmers upstate

Aug 18, 2014

To the rest of the world New York is a city, an urban jungle of towering skyscrapers and international culture. But north of the city, New York, the state, is a vast array agricultural enterprises. Farming is and has always been integral to the state economy and a group of young farmers in the Catskills are working together to help each other sustain their new businesses.

Heritage breed pigs enjoying summer in the Catskills.
Credit Jenna Flanagan/WMHT

Jenna Flanagan reports for the latest edition of New York Now from WMHT Public Media.

Her report starts at 20 minutes in.