New York Farm Bureau will host a press conference call at 10:30 am on Wednesday, March 18 to discuss the minimum wage proposals in Albany. During the call with reporters, NYFB President Dean Norton will highlight the analysis of wage rates on farms in New York and how they compare to other states.  In addition, two farmers will discuss the financial impacts to their individual farms should lawmakers approve another minimum wage increase.

Media is invited to call-in and ask questions following the brief presentation.

CALL-IN NUMBER: 1-800-768-2983