Zarpentine Farms

Location: Town of Parma, Monroe County

Size: 98 acres

Description: Zarpentine Farms is a conservation easement consisting of apple orchards, agricultural lands, and woodlands. The Zarpentine family farm has been a local attraction for decades— offering fresh produce, delicious baked goods, and family activities including pumpkin picking and the largest corn maze in New York state. Plan your visit and learn more about Zarpentine Farms here on their website.

History: This conservation easement was granted to Genesee Land Trust and the Town of Parma by Ron Zarpentine, in the fall of 2018. The funding of this project was provided from the Environmental Protection Fund as administered by the New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets.

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Video by Adam Montoya

Photos by Nigel P. Kent and Adam Montoya