Feb 28 2014

The Case Family: Pioneer Settlers of Flemington


Step back in time and discover the history of the Case-Dvoor Farm Property. In the first part of our story, Johan Philip Kaes (Case) arrives from Germany and befriends Delaware Chief Tuccamirgan.

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Nov 06 2013

Four Raccoons Find Freedom —
And Puppy Food — at Preserve


You first see their noses poking out from the large wooden box used to transport them across town to the Saeger Preserve.

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Oct 25 2013

Are All Farmers’ Markets
Created Equal?


Hunterdon Land Trust Executive Director Patricia Ruby discusses the importance of running a producers’-only Farmers’ Market.

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Mar 19 2013

More Than 70 Hikers Explore Horseshoe Bend


More Than 70 Hikers Explore Horseshoe Bend

On a sunny Saturday morning in early March, more than 70 people joined the Hunterdon Land Trust for a hike at Horseshoe Bend Park in Kingwood Township.

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Dec 28 2012

All We Hold Dear: Ruby Reflects on 2012


As the new Executive Director of the Hunterdon Land Trust, I have been thinking about where we are and in which directions we need to grow. A strong appreciation for the past will help us build a stronger, more resilient community in the future

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Aug 20 2012

61 Acre Farm Preserved in East Amwell


61 Acre Farm Preserved in East Amwell

East Amwell Township is a rural haven tucked away in the southeast corner of Hunterdon County. The township has worked for many years to make East Amwell a place where farming comes first. That commitment has paid off, and the township is home to many preserved farms, including a 61 acre farm on Wertsville Road recently preserved by the township with the help of the Hunterdon Land Trust.

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Feb 15 2012

Urbach Farm Preserved


Protected: one of the largest undeveloped parcels in Raritan Township.

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Jan 01 2012

58 Acres of Critical Watershed Protected in Lebanon Township


Fisher property is a beautiful and ecologically significant tract of land.

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Jul 06 2011

Partnership Key to Preserving ‘Local Jewel’


Partnership Key to Preserving ‘Local Jewel’

A 313-acre park for hikers, horseback riders, mountain bikers, bird watchers and other outdoor lovers was dedicated today, Wednesday, July 6, at a ribbon-cutting ceremony off Horseshoe Bend Road.

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Jan 03 2011

A Remarkable Year for the Land Trust


Happy new year to all our friends and supporters. With your help, the Land Trust has had a banner year. In early 2010 the Dvoor Farm was listed on the National and NJ Register of Historic Places, and, as of two weeks ago, we moved our offices into the farmhouse. Our farmers’ market had record attendance; it was featured in the NJN series “NJ Fresh,” and the NJ Secretary of Agriculture visited for a press event. Most significant of all, our numerous preservation projects (including a 130-acre farm …

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