Agriculture Awards

We have several Agriculture-related awards in Cattaraugus County.

Conservation Award

2013 Conservation Farm of the Year: Pimm’s View Dairy in Conewango Valley

Watch a video from the 2013 Farmer-Neighbor Dinner

2012 Conservation Farm of the Year: Nichols Dairy Farm

The family operated, medium sized Nichols Dairy Farm located in the Town of Freedom owned and operated by Doug and Betty Nichols and family. This award was presented to them because of their commitment to protecting and improving the soil, water and related natural resources on their farm. Read more about the 2012 Farmer-Neighbor Dinner.

Farm of the Year Award

2013 Farm of the Year: Tom & Robin Degenfelder of Pine Villa Farm

Watch a video from the 2013 Farmer-Neighbor Dinner

2012 Farm of the Year: Telaak Dairy Farm

The family operated, medium sized Telaak Dairy Farm, located in the Town of Mansfield run by brothers Don and Dave Telaak and their wives, Lynn and Joyce, along with 10 employees. This award was presented to them because of their commitment to portraying a positive image and promoting the importance of the agricultural industry throughout the County. Read more about the 2012 Farmer-Neighbor Dinner.

Friend of Agriculture Award

2013 Friend of Agriculture: Rick Miller

Rick has taken many agriculture photos and has shared many stories about agriculture in Cattaraugus County in the Olean Times Herald and other publications. Watch a video from the 2013 Farmer-Neighbor Dinner

2012 Friend of Agriculture: Lisa Kempisty

Lisa Kempisty, a 28 year Community Educator for Dairy/Livestock for Cornell Cooperative Extension. Ms. Kempisty teaches dairy and livestock producers, family members and farm employees production management information, works with the 4-H youth and facilitates the Dairy Youth Explorers Program. Read more about the 2012 Farmer-Neighbor Dinner.

Dairy of Distinction Awards in Cattaraugus County

View Dairy of Distinction awards from Cattaraugus County on DairyOfDistinction.com.

Events

05/23/2017 -
11:00am to 5:00pm
05/26/2017 -
2:00pm to 6:00pm
05/27/2017 -
8:00am to 1:00pm
05/30/2017 -
11:00am to 5:00pm
06/02/2017 -
2:00pm to 6:00pm

NYS Ag & Markets: Wine, Beer & Spirits Summit

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