Farmer Led Conservation Agriculture is the Way to Go

Farmer Led Conservation Agriculture is the Way to Go

By Scott Rosencrans, Associate Director of Development and Communications For the most part, they are not young farmers and not even first generation farmers. They are veterans of the fields who were raised on traditional methods and they have seen dozens of trends come and go over the years. The size of their operations ranges […]

Michigan Conservancy Stewardship Peer Gathering 2019

Michigan Conservancy Stewardship Peer Gathering 2019

By Allene Smith, Land Stewardship Coordinator Each year land acquisition and stewardship folks from Michigan-based land conservancies gather to discuss emerging issues, shared challenges, useful resources, and more. This year’s gathering was organized by Little Forks Conservancy and held at Whiting Forest of Dow Gardens in Midland, MI. After discussing the roles of organizational partnerships […]

Legacy is celebrating GRATITUDE TUESDAY!

Legacy is celebrating GRATITUDE TUESDAY!

Today LEGACY LAND CONSERVANCY is celebrating what we call GRATITUDE TUESDAY.  To all our supporters, we want to thank you for helping us: Preserve open and green spaces and protect our rural heritage Preserve fish and wildlife habitats, endangered species, and biodiversity Manage and protect watersheds and wetlands Maintain scenic landscapes and recreational places Prevent […]