Guides to Planning for Agriculture

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The Indiana State Department of Agriculture and Indiana Land Resources Council believe the model agricultural zoning ordinances in this guide are valuable to counties across the state as they make...
California agriculture is the envy of the world, producing an abundance of remarkably safe, healthy an affordable food, while taking care of the land and environment. As one of only five...
This publication was developed in the hopes of being helpful to as many people as possible. It draws from many of the approaches and tools already employed in the state, as well as tools from other...
Across our communities, there are increasing trends toward eating fewer processed foods, seeking out foods that support good health, and recognizing the value of eating food grown near where we live...
American Farmland Trust analyzed the farmland protection programs of the 12 counties around Puget Sound. This report takes a thorough county-by-county look at local governments and their treatment of...
American Farmland Trust's new publication, Planning for Agriculture in New York: A Toolkit for Towns and Counties helps communities engage farmers and rural landowners in local planning efforts;...
The purpose of this guide is to provide basic information to help Wisconsin’s rural communities prepare to plan for agriculture. The guide was developed in response to the Comprehensive Planning Law...
The third edition of this guide (2008, 2012, 2016) outlines ways town governments can plan for the future of agriculture and provide a supportive community atmosphere in which agriculture can thrive...
Planning for an Agricultural Future: A Guide for North Carolina Farmers and Local Governments mixes general discussion of existing tools with specific examples from communities around the state that...
According to a June 2002 Government Accountability Office (GAO) report on military training, 80% of communities surrounding military installations are growing faster than the national average. This...