news & press archive: Oct 2017

  • Fiddle-i-Fee Farm Conserved

    Saratoga PLAN has helped conserve another beautiful and productive farm in fast-growing Saratoga County. With a high percentage of “prime” soils, beautiful views toward the Hudson River, and nearby productive dairy farms, the 144-acre Fiddle-i-Fee Farm in Bacon Hill, Town of Northumberland, will be permanently conserved with the aid of local, county and state funding. To make this possible, Saratoga PLAN worked with property owners Cathy and Neil Roberts, who bargain sold the conservation easement on the property. The closing took place on October 24, 2017. Read More 

  • Now Hiring Conservation Director

    Saratoga PLAN is hiring a full-time Conservation Director to develop and implement PLAN’s Conservation Plan; to promote the vision and objectives of PLAN to stakeholders and the community at large; to supervise stewardship staff and land transaction service providers; and to help raise funds for planning, stewardship, acquisition, and educational programming. For a full job description click here. Read More 

  • Feast of the Fields 2018

    Watch this space for more information on the lucky 13th annual Feast of the Fields, scheduled for September 20, 2018. Mark your calendars! As always, Feast will feature local, farm-fresh food prepared by a selection of the best chefs in the region. And, you’ll be able to sample wonderful local brews, beverages, wines, and other delicious gourmet food made in and around Saratoga County. Read More