DeMinck Farm

Location: Town of Walworth, Wayne County

Size: 241 acres

Description: DeMinck Farm is a conservation easement consisting of active agricultural land, woodlands, and wetlands. The farmland includes corn, soybean, wheat, and hay.

History: This conservation easement was granted to Genesee Land Trust in 2015 by Larry DeMinck. The purchase of the conservation easement was funded by New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets Farmland Protection Program and the Farm and Ranch Lands Protection Program of the Natural Resource Conservation Service. Learn more about the history of the land here.

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Photos by Ora Rothfuss, Larry DeMinck, and Genesee Land Trust staff