In this white paper, American Farmland Trust and Conservation Science Partners provide information about the revision to the estimate of urban development on agricultural land contained in "Farms Under Threat: The State of America's Farmland". The revision followed the release of refined federal data. AFT recommends reading this white paper in conjunction with the report (see link below).
Revision to Farms Under Threat: The State of America’s Farmland
Mitch Hunter, Ann Sorensen, Ian Leinwand
Washington, DC: American Farmland Trust
May 08, 2020
Reports and Guides
Agricultural Statistics, Land Use Changes, Why Save Farmland