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Agricultural Land Protection in California

Agricultural Land Protection

AFT has worked in partnership with interested landowners in California and across the country to develop innovative agricultural easement projects. One regional area of focus is the San Joaquin Valley.

Wisconsin Farmland Protection Partnership Project

The Wisconsin Farmland Protection Partnership Project seeks to address the need for increased agricultural conservation easement funding in the state. The
Partnership plans to slow the loss of vital agricultural land by accelerating permanent land protection statewide.

California Policy

Learn more about AFT’s policy recommendations for California to protect vital agricultural land, promote environmentally sound growing practices, and keep farmers on the land for generations.

Midwest Policy Priorities

AFT is dedicated to working with partners to find solutions to agricultural problems in a comprehensive and holistic manner in Midwest state policy.

New York Policy

AFT advocates to protect farmland, keep farmers on the land, and help farmers adopt sound farming practices in New York state policy.

Smart Solar Siting for New England

Smart Solar Siting for New England is AFT’s work ensuring that clean renewable energy co-exists with New England agriculture instead of displacing it.

Planning for Agriculture

Planning is a public process to envision the future and help us prepare for future needs. This page highlights AFT’s leadership to advance Planning for Agriculture and provides valuable resources to support public policies to promote resilient food and farming systems.