This handbook, a revised and expanded version of Agricultural and Farmland Protection for New York, published in 1993, presents a variety of programs and techniques that can be used by farmers and farmland protection advocates, state and local officials, and land use professionals to protect New York’s valuable agricultural land.
Action Guide: Agricultural and Farmland Protection for New York
Kirsten Fergurson, Jeremiah Cosgrove and Teri Ptacek
Saratoga Springs, NY: American Farmland Trust
January 01, 2000
Reports and Guides
Agricultural Districts, Farmland Protection Overview, Land Use Planning, Personal Property Tax Relief, Purchase of Agricultural Conservation Easements, Real Property Tax Relief, Right to Farm, Transfer of Development Rights