Six Farms to be Permanently Protected

Six Farms to be Permanently Protected

iDecember 27, 2018

Six Genesee Valley farms have been selected by New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets for permanent farmland protection.  Over $10 million will be invested locally to protect over 4,270 acres of highly productive agricultural lands as working farms for future generations.

The selected farms are the Batzing Farm… Read more...


Property Acquired Along Mill Creek in Wayland

Property Acquired Along Mill Creek in Wayland

iDecember 21, 2018

This week, Genesee Valley Conservancy acquired an important parcel along Mill Creek in Wayland, Steuben County.  This 50 acre forested property buffers two branches of Mill Creek, a trout stream, that flows into the Caneseraga before entering the Genesee River and eventually Lake Ontario.

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Christiano’s Protect 732 acres in Leicester!

Christiano’s Protect 732 acres in Leicester!

iDecember 17, 2018

Three local landowners protected 732 acres of highly productive farmland with Genesee Valley Conservancy through conservation easement agreements this week.

Gerald Christiano Sr, Gerald Christiano Jr, and Seven Nation Stakes (a family partnership) conveyed three conservation easements on farmland to the Conservancy to conserve highly productive farmland and ensure it… Read more...


Marshall’s Century Farm Protected in Avon

Marshall’s Century Farm Protected in Avon

iOctober 18, 2018

Avon farmland owner Eric Marshall protected his century farm this week.

Working with the Genesee Valley Conservancy, Eric placed a conservation easement on his land that protects the high quality and productive soils of the farm.  The easement allows for continued agricultural uses by Eric and future landowners, but limits… Read more...


Genesee Valley 100 Painting Gallery Now Open

Genesee Valley 100 Painting Gallery Now Open

iOctober 1, 2018

Our year-long art project is complete.  View works online or in person today!

>> View & Purchase Online Here

View in person at Silver Lake Brewing Project (Nov. 14- Dec. 30)

Throughout 2018 we distributed free canvases to artists and asked them to paint something inspired by the Genesee… Read more...


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