This is why we do what we do. Hear more from some of the farmers we work with.
American Farmland Trust has been on the ground in New England since 1985 – working to expand support for farms and farmland from Maine to Rhode Island. It’s never been more important to protect New England's threatened farms and farmland.Learn More
Our team supports farmers by facilitating farmer-centered learning opportunities, offering targeted technical assistance, partnering on regional research, and providing direct financial support to growers.
Our policy work is our effort to create systemic change and ensure that producers across the region have the resources they need to prosper.
Launched in 2020, the New England Farmer Microgrants Program (NEFMP) provides direct financial support to farmers across New England.
American Farmland Trust works with land trusts, local organizations, state agencies, and communities to further farmland protection and enhance land access efforts across Berkshire County.
AFT supports accelerated solar development with proper planning and siting, our agricultural lands can also play a meaningful role in hosting solar energy.
At AFT, we are working to save the land – for our economy, our way of life, and our very ability to feed ourselves.