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Modern Farming

These photos depict some of the farming activities that one encounters if you drive the countryside of Ontario County and New York’s Finger Lakes. Large equipment helps plant, harvest, and preserve the products and byproducts of the agricultural process.



Chopping alfalfa hay for dairy farm.
Combining soybeans.
Packing the alfalfa hay in a bunker silo to ferment to be fed as haylage to dairy animals.

Adams Farm, Naples, composting chicken manure for landscape uses.
Harvesting beans.
Cabbage planter.

This site brought to you by The Ontario County Agricultural Enhancement Board In cooperation with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Ontario County, the Finger Lakes Visitors Connection, and Ontario County Department of Planning. Canandaigua, New York 14424
585-396-4455 or 585-394-3977.