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Regenerate Virginia

Regenerate Virginia

Regenerate Virginia outlines an action plan to tackle the issues of farmland loss and land access head-on. Proposing a suite of initiatives that would protect hundreds of thousands of irreplaceable agricultural acres over the next two decades, the plan aims to secure the foundation of farming—land—in the Commonwealth.

Liberation Farms

Liberation Farms is a project of the Somali Bantu Community Association. Its mission is to provide community members with access to culturally appropriate and sustainable food. Through the New England Farmer Microgrants Program, they were able to hire a consultant to assist them in their search for their first permanent farm property.

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 Agricultural Policy Priorities

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.

Farmland for the Next Generation: Land Access Training

Farmland for the Next Generation: Land Access Training is AFT’s project to address the challenges of secure land tenure for beginning producers by providing curriculum and training to enhance beginning farmers’ and ranchers’ practical knowledge and skills.

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.