Agriculture Workgroup


Agriculture is a vital part of our economy.

AGRICULTURE WORKGROUP: Farmers, agricultural services and producers – united to identify agricultural challenges and opportunities; and to provide education, promotion and resources to strengthen and reinforce the role of agriculture in our local economy.

Main Focus Areas – Agriculture

  • Ag Promotion/Agritourism
  • Educational Opportunities for Farmers
  • Diversification – Hemp/Other New Options
  • Market Farmland, Opportunities for Farming & Succession Planning
  • Innovation/Technology


  • Karl Kroeck, Kroeck Farms – Workgroup Chair
  • Dave Metzler, Metzler Farm
  • Caleb Williams
  • Jim Weaver
  • Kim Gridley
  • David Nowacoski, WindStone Landing Farms & Delivered Fresh
  • Lindsey Pickering, Citizens & Northern
  • Dan Spooner
  • Erica Tomlinson, Tioga County Conservation District
  • Oregon Hill Winery
  • United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
  • Julie VanNess, Wellsboro Chamber of Commerce
  • Christine VanDergrift, Mountain Valley Realty
  • Ken VanSant, VanSant Productions




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Office Closed Calendar


april 2020

10aprAll DayGood Friday - Office Closed(All Day: friday) Event Type :Office Holiday

13aprAll DayEaster - Office Closed(All Day: monday) Event Type :Office Holiday

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may 2020

25mayAll DayMemorial Day - Office Closed(All Day: monday) Event Type :Office Holiday

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