This statute directs the Department of Agriculture in cooperation with other state agencies to take an inventory of lands owned by the state suitable and available for agricultural use. The law details standards for leasing these lands to the public and directs the Department of Agriculture to create administering regulations.
New Jersey Statute Authorizing Leasing of State-Owned Agricultural Land
Statutes and Ordinances
Level of Government
Agricultural Economic Development, Land Use Planning, Local / Regional Food Systems, Planning for Agriculture and Food Systems
N.J. Stat. Ann. §§ 4:1C-44 to 4:1C-48 (2013).