Leasing Land to Farmers: A Handbook for New England Land Trusts, Municipalities and Institutions

This handbook is intended to help land trusts, municipalities and institutions such as schools, churches and nonprofit organizations that own farmland to keep that land in production — or bring it into production — by leasing it to farmers.The resources in this handbook will help municipalities, land trusts and both public and private institutions consider options and find ways to structure successful tenancy arrangements with farmers.

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Author: 
Kathy Ruhf
Publisher: 
Keene, NH: Land for Good
Page Numbers: 
49
Publication Date: 
May 1, 2012
Literature Category: 
Reports and Studies