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Lancaster Farming News Article Cory Booker, New to Senate Ag Committee, Wants Change for Family Farmers

February15, 2021 - Cory Booker has made it abundantly clear that he is no fan of corporate agriculture. Booker is the New Jersey senator who introduced the Farm System Reform Act last year which, among other provisions, would ban large-scale concentrated animal feeding operations, or CAFOs, by 2040.

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Stoutsburg Sourland African American Museum Video - Preserved Land Tells Stories of African Americans in Central New Jersey

D&R Greenway worked with the Stoutsburg Sourland African American Museum and the Sourland Conservancy to acquire land for their new headquarters and museum.

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Parent Eagle Attack At NJ Bald Eagle Nest After 1st Egg Arrives At Duke Farms

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ — January 20, 2021 - The first egg of 2021 at Duke Farms in Hillsborough has arrived and with it came some distress as an intruding bald eagle was caught on video coming into the nest on Wednesday morning. Some excitement was caught on Duke Farm's Eagle Cam on Wednesday morning when a tussle broke out between an intruder and the mother eagle at the nest.

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Delaware River, Watershed Federal 2021 Budget Includes $10 Million for Delaware River Conservation

The Delaware River Basin Restoration Program (DRBRP) received $10 million in funding as part of the fiscal year 2021 Interior Appropriations bill approved by Congress and signed by the President, a modest increase from $9.7 million last year.

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