Land Access Policy Guides

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Drawing on a survey of over 1,000 farmers in the national network of the National Young Farmers' Coalition, this report presents a vision of policy change and achievable recommendations that will...
Many reasons have been cited for the decline of beginning farmers and ranchers, most notably the high start-up costs and capitalization needed to enter agriculture and the difficulty of securing land...
Beginning farmers in New England face particularly daunting obstacles to accessing land in a region where cropland and pasture make up less than 5 percent of the land base and the price of farmland...
This research report addresses farm and ranch access, tenure, succession and stewardship in the U.S. The FarmLASTS Project researchers investigated how farms and ranches are acquired and held by farm...