Maine Farmland Trust

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Entity Information

Address 
97 Main Street, Belfast, ME 04915
Phone Number 
(207) 338-6575
Type of Entity 
Land trust
Year Created 
1999
State(s) of Operation 
Maine
Counties of Operation 
Statewide
Primary Resource Type Protected 
Farm / ranch land
Types of Resources Protected 
Working forest land
Important natural areas / wildlife habitat
Farm / ranch land
Board / Staff Connection to Agriculture 
Active commercial farmer or rancher
Agricultural organization
Agricultural service provider
Former farmer or rancher
Relative of farmer or rancher

Federal Farm and Ranch Lands Protection Program (FRPP) Participation

December 31, 2016

Additional Activities and Programs

Other Activities / Programs Offered That Support Farmers and / or Ranchers 
Sell protected farms or ranches to commercial operators
Provide marketing assistance
Help producers find land
Encourage local planning for agriculture
Deliver public education programs about agriculture
Lease land to farmers or ranchers
Maintain a list of farm seekers and / or farms for sale
Provide business planning assistance
Activities Planned for the Next 5 Years 
Buy easements on farms and / or ranches
Accept farms and / or ranches donated in fee
Buy farms and / or ranches in fee
Help farmers and / or ranchers gain access to land
Accept donated easements on farms and / or ranches
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