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Lyle Wells

Wells Homestead farm to be preserved by county

by Sep 9, 2020
Suffolk County will acquire development rights on an 11.2-acre Wells Homestead site in Northville for $661,000.

First grant awarded to honor Lyle Wells’ ‘passion for agriculture’

by Jan 21, 2020
A fund established in memory of 11th generation Riverhead Farmer Lyle Wells has awarded its first $5,000 'passion for agriculture' grant.

Group honors Lyle Wells’ passion for agriculture with offer of $5,000 grant for innovative farmers

by Feb 3, 2019
“Always one to get ahead of the curve, he was constantly searching for ways to push the envelope with new crops to the area, farming techniques or innovative distribution networks,” the Lyle C. Wells Passion for Agriculture said. A $5,000 grant will be awarded to an existing or new Long Island farmer committed to these causes.

Councilman: planning board member ‘fired’ over ethics issues

by Jan 8, 2015
Riverhead Councilman George Gabrielsen says longtime planning board member Lyle Wells was 'fired' over ethics concerns.