Olean Times Herald – Native Offerings Farm named Cattaraugus County farmer of the year

April 11, 2019 –

 A full house of 360 farmers and their neighbors met at the West Valley Fire Hall Wednesday night to honor Cattaraugus County farmers at the eighth annual Farmer-Neighbor Dinner.

The event brought area farmers and their non-farming neighbors — both local and from surrounding areas — together to reflect on the previous year’s achievements and look forward to the future of the local agricultural industry. 

Although event speaker Chris Baker, Director of Cattaraugus County Department of Emergency Services, was unable to attend the event due to unforeseen travel issues, event organizer Crystal Abers spoke. Link to article

For more information

on the West Valley Citizen Task Force, please contact:

Nancy Raca, Facilitator
West Valley Citizen Task Force
c/o Highland Planning