The commissioner of NYS Department of Agriculture & Markets, Darrel Aubertine, will be the guest speaker at the Chenango County Farm Bureau annual meeting at 7 p.m. tonight at the Silo restaurant in Greene.

Chenango County Farm Bureau president Bradd Vickers said Aubertine will be recognizing the importance of agriculture, our heritage of agriculture, and the hard-working dedicated farm families of Chenango County.

Aubertine was born and raised on a small family farm in Cape Vincent and still runs his sixth generation farm.