Jason W. Klimek, Esq. spoke at a press conference in Genesee County with New York State Senator Chuck Schumer and Brad Mills, owner of Mills Family Farms on Tuesday, October 1, 2019.
The purpose? To bring attention to the emerging industrial hemp industry in Upstate New York, and the lack of access these hemp farmers, suppliers and retailers have to traditional financial services, that will help fund and support their growing businesses.
To read more about what the 2018 Farm Bill did and what Schumer’s message was at the press conference, as well as next steps, please visit the links below for more information:
- Press release from Chuck Schumer and his team
- News article from Wham13 News
- Video coverage from The Batavian