New York's Farmland Protection Program: Conserving Our Farms for the Future

Across New York, municipalities, farmers and community members are coming together with a common goal: to protect our state’s working farmland for future generations of New Yorkers. Communities across the state have found that working farms preserve the quality of their drinking water, protect wildlife and natural areas, and contribute greatly to local
economies. This piece describes the state's successful farmland protection program and makes the case for increased funding in the future.

Downloadable Documents: 
Author: 
American Farmland Trust
Publisher: 
Saratoga Springs, NY: American Farmland Trust
Page Numbers: 
4
Publication Date: 
March 1, 2005
Literature Category: 
Outreach Materials