Funding secured to protect Amenia farm

Located at 3562 Route 343 in Amenia, Destined Wind Farm was one of two farms chosen this year for funding through the Dutchess County Partnership for Manageable Growth (PMG) Program. Photo Courtesy Dutchess County

AMENIA — At the end of March, Dutchess County Executive Marcus Molinaro announced that the 2017 funding from Dutchess County’s Partnership for Manageable Growth (PMG) Program will help to permanently protect two farms in Dutchess County.

According to the official Dutchess County website, the PMG Program was created in 1999 for the purpose of protecting “important agricultural and open space resources.” 

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