2018 Farmer-Neighbor Dinner Photos

View some of the photos taken at the photo booth and by photographers at the 2018 Farmer-Neighbor Dinner on April 11, 2018 will be near the bottom of this page.

Music at the event by Homemade Jam

Farm Bureau Scholarship

Farmer of the Year - Hill's Valley Farm

Friend of Agriculture - Jack Searles

Conservation Farm of the Year - Bliss Dairy Company

Ag Legacy Award - Barb Andera

Guest Speaker - Mark Printz

Mark Printz of Canticle Farm "What is a CSA"

2018 Farmer-Neighbor Sponsors


Lamb & Webster

Rock City Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram

Cattaraugus County IDA


  • Farm Credit East ACA
  • Hollamby Agency LLC
  • Ortel Supply Inc.
  • Joe Pillittere
  • Seneca Resorts & Casino
  • Southern Tier West
  • Weed Ross Agency


  • Car-Bu Farms
  • Catt County Soil & Water
  • Charlesworth Family Farm
  • CCE of Catt. County SNAP
  • CCE of Catt. County EFNEP
  • CCE of Catt. County 4-H
  • CCE Regional Team
  • Dairy Farers of America
  • The Evans Agency
  • Gabel's IBA
  • Gramco, Inc.
  • Lake Erie Watershed Protection Agency
  • NY Sustainable Working Group
  • Perry Veterinary Clinic
  • Pfeiffer & Pfeiffer
  • Seneca Trail RC&D Council
  • WNY Crop Management Assoc.


  • D&H Excavating, Inc.
  • Nannen Arboretum


  • Erie and Niagara Insurance
  • Thompson Ag

Event Donors

  • Canticle Farm
  • Ford Brothers
  • Native Offerings Farm
  • Upstate Milk
  • Car-Bu Farms, LLC
  • Merritt Winery
  • Wal-Mart

Agriculture Advocates

  • Canticle Farms
  • Car-Bu Farm
  • Cattaraugus County EDPT
  • Cattaraugus County Department Heads
  • Cattaraugus County Legislators
  • Cattaraugus County Soil & Water
  • Fat Root
  • Hill’s Valley Farm
  • Hollamby Agency, LLC
  • Pines of Machias
  • Seneca Diabetes Foundation
  • Telaak Farms, LLC
  • Town of Persia
  • West Valley Chamber of Commerce

Thank You to our Exhibitors:

  • Cattaraugus County EDPT
  • Cattaraugus County Health Department
  • Cattaraugus County Soil & Water Conservation District
  • Cattaraugus County Cornell Co-op Ext. - SNAP
  • Cattaraugus County Cornell Co-op Ext. - EFNEP
  • Cattaraugus County Cornel Co-op Ext. - 4-H
  • Cornell Co-op Ext - Regional Teams
  • Dairy Farmers of America
  • Enchanted Mountains (Tourism)
  • Evans Agency
  • Farm Credit East ACA
  • Gabel’s IBA
  • Hollamby Agency, LLC
  • Lake Erie Watershed Protection Alliance
  • Nannen Arboretum
  • NY Sustainable Ag Working Group
  • Rock City Chrysler Jeep Dodge
  • Weed Ross Agency

Special Thank You ...

to the West Valley Volunteer Hose Company and the West Valley Firemen’s Auxiliary

Place setting at the Farmer-Neighbor Dinner
Table setup at the Farmer-Neighbor Dinner
A view of some of the tables

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