Agriculture is the lifeblood of our community and offers one of the most authentic ways to Discover Seneca County. From experiencing farms and farm animals to tasting the farm-fresh difference, Seneca County offers the opportunity to immerse yourself in unique aspects of our country living.
Lively Run Goat Dairy in Interlaken (goats) and Cabin View Alpacas in Trumansburg (alpacas).
Seneca County is one of the top ten producing counties statewide for several agricultural products including hogs and pigs, cattle and calves, grains and dry beans and products related to sheep and goats.
The Finger Lakes is home to thriving Amish and Mennonite communities - most of which have migrated from Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. Their presence has had a significant influence on the local farmin industry. Several markets and farm stands throughout the community offer the ability to experience their authentic contributions.
Finger Lakes Wine & Cheese: A Perfect Pairing
In 2007, Tom Murray and his family opened Muranda Cheese Company on their family farm in Waterloo, NY. As first generation dairy farmers, the Murray's raised some of the world's most highly regarded Holstein cattle. Now they are producing some of the world's finest artisan cheeses in the heart of the Finger Lakes.