Growing Local

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In order to build on recent success and to ensure a thriving agriculture sector and local food system, the Rhode Island Agricultural Partnership and the RIDEM Division of Agriculture assembled an...
While farmland preservation may be the cornerstone of the Agricultural Smart Growth Plan, the future of New Jersey agriculture in an expanding, worldwide market also depends upon innovative planning...
Agricultural policy statement for Burlington County, New Jersey.
A model On Farm Direct Marketing Ordinance for Burlington County, New Jersey municipalities.
Go To 2040 is the long-range comprehensive plan for the Chicago region that includes Cook, DuPage, Kane, Kendall, Lake, McHenry, and Will counties. 
On June 19, 2013, the Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission adopted the ECOS Plan as the Regional Plan and the Metropolitan Transportation Plan. On June 25, 2013 the Greater Burlington...
Guidelines to improve the quality and nutrition of the foods purchased, donated and served by local government, agencies and organizations.
In February 2012, the Kentucky Ag Council (KAC) convened a Task Force representing a broad spectrum of Kentucky agricultural leaders to create an updated strategic plan for Kentucky Agriculture and...
The Commercial Incubator Kitchen at the Douglas County Fairgrounds was designed in 2005 as part of the renovated shared commercial kitchen project to provide space for farmers and food entrepreneurs...
In 2009, the Vermont legislature approved the creation of a Farm to Plate Investment Program (F2P). The legislation tasked the Vermont Sustainable Jobs Fund (VSJF), in consultation with the Vermont...
Protecting the Nation's food and agricultural critical infrastructure is an important responsibility shared by Federal, State, local, tribal, and territorial governments and private sector partners....
The mission of Hawaii's State Agricultural Functional Plan is to increase the overall level of agricultural development in Hawaii, in accordance with the two fundamental Hawaii State Plan ojbectives...
The KS Strategic Agricultural Plan was developed to provide a vision and goal-based strategy for optimal management and use of the Schools’ 181, 373 acres of agriculture lands on the islands of Hawai...
The purpose of the Northeast Sector Plan is to outline specific land use goals, policies and recommendations for the planning area, while being consistent with the overall adopted comprehensive plan...
It is the intent of this Model Sign Code to provide municipalities with a means to both understand and regulate the use of on-premise signs within their jurisdictions. To this end, the Model has been...
The Envision San José 2040 General Plan sets forth a vision and a comprehensive road map to guide the City’s continued growth through the year 2040. The Plan includes land use policies to shape the...
The Future of Farming is a statewide strategic plan for Washington agriculture submitted to the Legislature and the Governor in February 2009. The plan was prepared by the Washington State Department...