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New Agricultural and Farmland Protection Plan Adopted

Farming in Dutchess County is alive and well. That’s the central theme anyhow of the county’s new farm protection plan as adopted by the County Legislature this month. 373 more words

Agriculture

Conservation Easement Bill Passes 1st Senate Test

Conservation Easement Bill Passes 1st Senate Test

By Sarah Drury

Capital News Service

RICHMOND – The Senate Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources has approved a bill that would establish an authority to mediate between land conservation owners and easement holders. 45 more words

The irrational and insane Agenda 21 conspiracy theory

I first heard about the Agenda 21 conspiracy as it relates to Common Core. The right-wing nut jobs of this country believe that Agenda 21, instead of being something to make the world a better place, is the UN’s attempt to take over the world. 278 more words

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10 Years of Opposition To Conservation in Raymond

20 January 2015
By Cheryl Killam

History really does repeat itself.  Over the past decade the Raymond Conservation Commission’s  appointed members have tried to do what they are charged to do, protect the town’s natural resources, while a small group of Raymond residents have worked diligently to thwart the Conservation Commission’s initiatives of protecting town-owned land with conservation easements. 105 more words

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Conservation Commission – Please educate yourselves! Please!!

Yes, I’m writing about the Raymond Conservation Commission (ConsCom) again, and yes, it’s about the Flint Hill property again. There are several reasons why I continue to write about this subject over and over. 880 more words

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$5.6 Million Conservation Easement Preserves Grouse Habitat In Northwest Colorado

CRAIG, Colo. (AP) – An agriculture-preservation group and a northwestern Colorado ranch have agreed on a conservation easement to preserve about 25 square miles of greater sage grouse habitat. 170 more words

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Should Raymond's Conservation Commission be required to attend training?

I watched the Conservation Commission (ConsCom) meeting of July, 9, 2014, and I was very surprised by some of the things that were mentioned and discussed regarding the potential conservation easement on the Flint Hill property. 1,366 more words

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