Your Land as Your Legacy - Conservation Values


Your Land as Your Legacy - Conservation Values

  • Wednesday, January 16, 2019, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

A special invitation for women landowners.

Join women landowners, like yourself for a learning circle to find solutions for the legacy of your land. Hear how you can get started planning

Clarify your goals for your land for the future
Understand the basic terminology that goes along with legacy planning 
Learn about the planning tools to preserve your land for future generations 
Explore opportunities for protecting your land for agriculture and conservation
Discover ways to protect your land from the high costs of long-term care
Find out how other women are planning for the future of their land

Meet professionals who can help you with your plan Discussion will be informal and informative facilitated by Lynn Bliven and Joan Sinclair Petzen from Cornell Cooperative Extension. Legacy and conservation professionals Jerry Cosgrove, J.D. with American Farmland Trust and Dave Bojanowski from the Genesee Valley Conservancy will share information and answer questions about legacy planning and farmland protection and conservation.

This learning circle is part of the “Landowners and Farmers Working Together for Clean Water in the Great Lakes Project”, a collaboration between American Farmland Trust, Cornell Cooperative Extension Northwest New York Dairy Livestock and Field Crops Team, Wood County Soil and Water Conservation District, IPM Institute and Utah State University funded by the Great Lakes Protection Fund.

Register today: Call Lynn Bliven, 585-268-7644 , Ext 18 or on-line:


$10 per person includes lunch and educational materials

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Cornell Cooperative Extension of Allegany County
5435A County Road 48
Belmont, NY 14813