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Keeping Lands in Family Hands

Posted by Ciji Taylor, Natural Resources Conservation Service in Conservation Farming
Oct 09, 2018

Nestled in the hills of Adams County, Pennsylvania lies a fifth-generation family farm, Boyer Nurseries and Orchards. Since 1900, the nursery has been a family business and an important agricultural landscape in the county.

Thanks to a conservation easement, the Lowers have peace of mind knowing their family land will stay in agriculture forever.

Nestled in the hills of Adams County, Pennsylvania lies a fifth-generation family farm, Boyer Nurseries & Orchards. Since 1900, the nursery has been a family business and an important agricultural landscape in the county.

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Category/Topic: Conservation Farming