Farms Under Threat: The State of the States Agricultural Land Protection Scorecard Highlight Summary

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2019: $50,000.00
Projected End Date: 09/30/2021
Grant Recipient: American Farmland Trust
Region: Southern
State: Washington, DC
Principal Investigator:
Jamie Mierau
American Farmland Trust
Description:
Farms Under Threat: The State of the States mapped agricultural land conversion and evaluated state policy responses and programs that protect agricultural land from development, promote farm viability, and facilitate the transfer of agricultural land. This fact sheet outlines where Virginia lands on the scorecard.
Type:
Fact Sheet
File:
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; Researchers; Consumers
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Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.