This report is intended to provide readers with a better understanding of Massachusetts agriculture and the land on which it relies.”Farms for the Future: Massachusetts’ Investments in Farmland Conservation” includes a review of state programs that are saving farmland, protecting the environment and helping improve farm profitability, and recommends a number of actions to improve and complement those programs.
Farms for the Future: Massachusetts’ Investments in Farmland Conservation
Ben Bowell and Cris Coffin
Northampton, MA: American Farmland Trust
January 01, 2009
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Agricultural Economic Development, Agricultural Economic Trends, Conservation Policies and Programs, Environmental Benefits, Farmland Protection Overview, Purchase of Agricultural Conservation Easements