This fact sheet provides basic information about conservation easements. It is one in a collection of fact sheets produced as part of American Farmland Trust’s Farmland Advisors project which created and trained a network of 80 professionals to provide guidance to farmers and farmland owners. Topics include: transitioning land to the next generation, finding a farmer to work the land, and matching farm seekers with farm owners.
Beginning Farmers’ Guide to Conservation Easements
Northampton, MA: American Farmland Trust
October 01, 2015
Fact Sheets and Technical Memos
Beginning Farmers, Conservation Easements