Farmland Access and Stewardship

The Farmland Access and Stewardship Working Group focuses on strategies that expand farmland conservation, increase farmers’ access to affordable farmland, and promote best practices around agricultural land use and soil and water quality.

Working Group Members include organizations involved in helping new farmers to access farmland, expanding land conservation, improving soil and water quality, and promoting good land use planning.

Click HERE to access the Food System and Agricultural Land Use Planning Modules for local and regional land use planners - a completed working group project. 


Activities

Farmland Investment Model Report Add to Collection

Mike Ghia of Land for Good, and chair of the Farmland Access Task Force, summarized this report at the December Working Group meeting.

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December Meeting Add to Collection

FA&S met in December 2016. At this meeting, we featured a presentation by Alissa White, set priorities for 2017, and spent time catching up on what's been happening across the Working Group.

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