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Soil & Water Conservation Board of Directors

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Robert G. Andrews, Jr. | Chairman

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Robert G. Andrews, Jr. is a Dairy Farmer from Fowler, NY. His dairy consists of 90 Registered Holstein and 70 young stock. Bob farms 817 acres with 345 tillable on a farm that has been in the family since 1930. 

He has served as Chairman of the St. Lawrence County Soil & Water Conservation District Board of Directors since 1998.

Bob is very proud of the accomplishments of the Soil & Water Conservation District and looks forward to the future. 

Kevin Acres | Board of Legislators' Representative

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Kevin Acres joined our Board in January 2019 as one of our Board of Legislators’ Representatives.  He lives in Madrid on a three hundred cow dairy farm. He has been on the Board of Legislators for eight years and was Chairman in 2017 and 2018. 

John Burke | Board of Legislators' Representative

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Becky Allen is Treasurer of our Board and is the Non-Ag At-Large member.  She is the Executive Director of Garden Share, Inc. and enjoys being on our Board. She currently resides in South Colton.

Vacant | Member


 Vacancy to be filled

Patrick Smith | Farm Bureau

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Patrick Smith joined the District's Board in March 2019.  He has a large farming operation in the Canton area.

Adam Cook | Vice Chair

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Adam Cook is a beef farmer from the Town of Potsdam and is also a physical education teacher at Norwood-Norfolk Central.  He grew up on a farm and is happy to be joining the SLC SWCD Board.

He is serving as Vice Chair and is Member-at-Large on the Board of Directors.

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