Sussex County Agriculture

Interested in Agriculture?


Agriculture Scholarship


Agricultural Scholarships are presented each year to a Sussex County graduating high school senior or college student currently enrolled in an agricultural program


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Get involved! Check out the organizations below.



Sussex County Farm & Horse Show Association (Agricultural Division)

• President- Joan Smith
• Vice President- Joe Phillips
• Secretary- Lynn Ptorich
• Finance Officer- John Haftek

Sussex County Agricultural Society

Meetings: 4th Wednesday through March to July.
Annual picnic in September
Annual dinner meeting in January

Sussex County 4-H

Sussex County Board of Agriculture
Meetings: Fourth Mon./Month. (Jan-Nov at 7:30 pm; no Dec. meeting)

New Jersey Department of Agriculture
Secretary Douglas H. Fisher
Office of the Secretary
Public Information Office

Agriculture Development Board
Meetings: 3rd Mon./Month at 7:30 pm,
Freeholder Meeting Rm, Newton

New Jersey Farm Bureau

Agriculture in the Classroom


The Agricultural Learning Center at the Fairground
Kathy Cafasso, Program Director

The Livestock Conservancy
"Ensuring the future of agriculture through the genetic conservation and promotion of endangered breeds of livestock and poultry"