In March 2017, the agriculture community in New York State launched a proactive, responsible commitment aimed at the long-term improvement of the state’s water quality.
Today, the New York 4R Nutrient Stewardship Certification Advisory Committee boasts 93 individuals from industry, government, university, and non-government agencies.
The first audits were conducted in August, 2019.
New York Nutrient Stewardship Council:
|Donn Branton - CHAIR||Branton Farms, LeRoy, N.Y.|
|Matt Entwistle - VICE CHAIR||CaroVail|
|Greg Albrecht||AEA/CNMP Specialist/AEM Coordinator New York State Agriculture and Markets|
|Jennifer Gilbert Jenkins||SUNY Morrisville|
|Joshua Harvey||WNY Crop Management|
|Joe Lawrence||Dairy Forage Systems Specialist, Cornell University|
|Gregg Sargis||Director of Ecological Services, The Nature Conservancy|
|Seth Sheehan||New York State Agribusiness Association and T&S Crop Services|
|James Young||Fleming Homestead Farm, Cayuga County, New York Farm Bureau|