The East Quabbin Land Trust is extremely pleased to announce the recent purchase of the Frohloff farmhouse at 236 Church Street in Ware. “With this acquisition, we are putting the farm back together into a viable unit that can sustain a vibrant agricultural enterprise,” stated Jerry Reilly, EQLT Board Member. Land trusts play a critical […]
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The Town of Barre was awarded a Mass. L.A.N.D. (Local Acquisitions for Natural Diversity) grant award for $79,800 to purchase a conservation restriction on the Patterson farm. Click here to see a map of the area. At the fall special town meeting earlier in November, residents voted unanimously to purchase the conservation restriction. The East […]
Over eighty people came to celebrate opening of the new West Brookfield Wildlife Management Area on Saturday. The enthusiasm for conservation of such a large, important part of town was palpable as the crowd applauded for Myland McRevey and the whole McRevey family for their critical role in conservation of the land. The beautiful fields […]
The beautiful fields along the main road from New Braintree to West Brookfield are now permanently protected!! That is thanks to the Walker family and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources for their interest and investment in conserving an important farm in central Massachusetts. The farm will be open for active agriculture into […]
You are cordially invited to an Open House at the Frohloff Farm The Red Barn on Upper Church Street Ware Sunday, September 19 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm Rain or Shine Explore the property with neighbors, friends and others excited by the prospect of conservation of an important historical farmstead in Ware. Walk through the […]