Batzing Family Protects York Farmland

Batzing Family Protects York Farmland

iApril 24, 2020

Two conservation easements placed on Batzing Farms in York will prevent the subdivision and development of over 600 acres of important lands in the Genesee Valley forever.

Parents Monica and Scott Batzing and their daughter Sarah Batzing worked with Genesee Valley Conservancy to ensure this land remains forever agricultural.  No… Read more...


COVID-19 | Conservancy Updates

COVID-19 | Conservancy Updates

iMarch 19, 2020

Office

- Our physical office is closed.  Please call (585-243-2190) or email ben@geneseevalleyconservancy.org to reach staff. 

- Our staff remain working, but are remote or in the field

- Our workflow may be delayed as we adjust to these new arrangements, thanks for your understanding

- Please email for best… Read more...


Genesee Valley 100 - 2019

Genesee Valley 100 - 2019

iDecember 31, 2019

The Genesee Valley 100: Community Photography Project was the second iteration of this art exhibit first launched in 2018 as an innovative way to connect the community with the landscapes Genesee Valley Conservancy is working to protect. 

91 photographers contributed 103 original photographs created in the Genesee Valley.  The show… Read more...


Office Upgrades: Going Solar

Office Upgrades: Going Solar

iDecember 11, 2019

Historic 1 Main Street, build in 1835, has received its most recent modernization this fall with the addition of solar panels to provide clean electricity.

Video at bottom of this page!

Building owners Meg and Billy Lloyd partnered with Genesee Valley Conservancy to install the photovoltaic system that will offset… Read more...


Genesee Valley Conservancy Protects Old Acres Farm

Genesee Valley Conservancy Protects Old Acres Farm

iDecember 2, 2019

Located on the rolling hills between Leicester and Perry, the Smithgall family has protected 1,316 acres of highly productive and scenic farmland with Genesee Valley Conservancy.

Four conservation easements placed on the farm will prevent subdivision and conversion to non-farm uses that would impair and cover the highly productive soils… Read more...


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