CIDER Act http://wrvo.org en Proposed legislation expected to boost apple production in NY state http://wrvo.org/post/proposed-legislation-expected-boost-apple-production-ny-state <p>Sen. Charles Schumer and a group of lawmakers in the U.S. House of Representatives are pushing a bill that would lower the federal tax on hard apple cider. New York is the second largest apple grower in the nation, and the idea behind the bill is to give another source of income for small apple growers.<br /><br />At LynOaken Farms in Medina, General Manager Darrell Oakes explains there are roughly 300 varieties of apples in the self-harvest section.<br /> Mon, 30 Sep 2013 11:55:48 +0000 Ashley Hirtzel 44917 at http://wrvo.org Proposed legislation expected to boost apple production in NY state