2017 CONSERVATION FARM OF THE YEAR
POMPEY HOLLOW ANGUS, LLC
The first award was presented in 1976 to John L. Tucker & Sons, Skaneateles, NY.
Here are the most recent recipients:
2017: Pompey Hollow Angus, LLC
2016: Emmi and Sons, Inc.
2015: Lawrence Doody & Sons, LLC
2014: Barbland Dairy, LLC
2013: Tre-G Farms, LLC
2012: Burgett Farm
2011: Reeves Farms
2010: Greenfield Farms, LLC
MUNICIPAL PARTNER AWARD
2017: Town of Lysander
2016: Town of Camillus Highway Dept.
2015: Onondaga County Dept. Transportation
Gene Dinsmore, Superintendent and Cindy Rahrle, Clerk at the Town of Lysander Highway Garage are presented with the 2017 award plaque.
Chartered in 1944, the Onondaga County Soil & Water Conservation District is one of 58 special purpose Districts in New York State, one in each county, including the five boroughs of New York City. Each District is governed by a Board of Directors who set program policy to be implemented by the District staff.
In Onondaga County, the District staff consists of an Executive Director, Program Team Leaders, Water Quality Specialists, support staff and various volunteers and interns.
Your District is funded largely through state grants and county appropriations.
Reducing erosion and nutrient runoff from agricultural and non-agricultural nonpoint sources by the use of Best Management Practices.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETINGS