Dairy farmer Bob Nutter, photographed on his dairy farm in western Orange County in 1996. Nutter was one of the first Triangle farmers to put some of his land into conservation easements so that it can continue as a dairy farm for the next 20 years.
Dairy farmer Bob Nutter, photographed on his dairy farm in western Orange County in 1996. Nutter was one of the first Triangle farmers to put some of his land into conservation easements so that it can continue as a dairy farm for the next 20 years. Scott Sharpe ssharpe@newsobserver.com
Dairy farmer Bob Nutter, photographed on his dairy farm in western Orange County in 1996. Nutter was one of the first Triangle farmers to put some of his land into conservation easements so that it can continue as a dairy farm for the next 20 years. Scott Sharpe ssharpe@newsobserver.com