news & press archive: Aug 2015

  • Preserve Saratoga’s beauty & agriculture! Attend Feast of the Fields Sept. 17

    Mark your calendar for a special event on September 17, when the 10th annual “Feast of the Fields” event takes place at Prime at Saratoga National. In this video, Maria Trabka, Executive Director of SaratogaPLAN, describes how proceeds of the event support PLAN’s work of conserving land, assisting municipalities with smart planning and sustaining a... Read More  Read More 

  • saving the Pitney Farm

    “Magical” and “incredible” – just two of the ways that teenagers Francine and Bridget describe the Pitney Farm in Saratoga Springs. When their grandmother brought them to see the 166 acre farm that Saratoga PLAN is raising money to purchase, the girls became convinced that donations are urgently needed. “My grandmother brought me here because people are trying to develop this farm, and I would never want that to happen,” said Bridget. Watch this video to find out how you can help Saratoga PLAN purchase the land so it can be turned into a community farm, where families can learn about agriculture and the importance of preserving the rural character of Saratoga County. Read More