Senator Ray Lesniak, sponsor of the vetoed bill, offered a guest editorial to the Times of Trenton, saying the Governor’s veto warrants an override. Click here to read Senator Lesniak’s guest editorial.
Labeling of genetically modified foods is expected to be an issue this week as diplomats from the United States and European Union meet in Washington, D.C., to discuss a new trans-Atlantic trade deal. Click here to read the full story from njbiz.com
Legislative action is now underway for the Farm Bureau-led $1M budget supplement for NJAES. The proposal requires that the $1M be used solely for production ag-related research and extension work. Click here for more information.