How We Help

About Us

The Farmland Information Center (FIC) is a clearinghouse for information about farmland protection and stewardship. It is a partnership between the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) and American Farmland Trust (AFT), authorized by the federal Farmland Protection Policy Act (FPPA).

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Send us your question using our easy online form.

Contact Us

Call our toll-free number, (800) 370-4879, to speak directly with one of the FIC’s friendly, knowledgeable staff.

Farmland Protection Directory

Do you want to donate or sell an agricultural easement, or are you looking for land to start or expand your farm? Use our Farmland Protection Directory to find a local land trust or Purchase of Agricultural Conservation Easement (PACE) program.

National Conference

In October 2014, AFT hosted it's National Conference, Farmland, Food and Livable Communities, in Lexington, Kentucky. Here you will find information about the conference, 40 keynote, plenary and workshop sessions, including presenters and presentations.


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