Maine Farmland Trust

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Entity Information

Address 
97 Main Street, Belfast, ME 04915
Phone Number 
(207) 338-6575
Type of Entity 
Land trust
Year Created 
1999
State(s) of Operation 
Maine
Primary Resource Type Protected 
Farm/ranch land
Types of Resources Protected 
Farm/ranch land
Board/Staff Connection to Agriculture 
Active commercial farmer or rancher
Agricultural organization
Former farmer or rancher
Relative of farmer or rancher
Soil and Water Conservation District

Additional Activities and Programs

Other Activities/Programs Offered That Support Farmers and/or Ranchers 
Assist with farm succession planning and farm transfer
Sell protected farms or ranches to commercial operators
Encourage local planning for agriculture
Lease land to farmers or ranchers
Maintain a list of farm seekers and/or farms for sale
Deliver public education programs about agriculture
Provide business planning assistance
Help producers find land
Support implementation of conservation plans
Activities Planned for the Next 5 Years 
Lease land to farmers and/or ranchers
Buy easements on farms and/or ranches
Accept farms and/or ranches donated in fee
Buy farms and/or ranches in fee
Help farmers and/or ranchers gain access to land
Accept donated easements on farms and/or ranches
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