Agriculture & Markets
The Schenectady County Department of Consumer Affairs / Weights & Measures is responsible for assuring measurement accuracy and uniformity throughout the county in accordance with Article 16 of the Agriculture and Markets Law. Article 16 is the foundation for all weights and measures professionals. Through said law, our county aims to protect, justly and equally, all who transact business in the marketplace. All types of businesses and vendors, buyers and sellers are treated evenly and fairly according to the law.