Policies and Programs: Protect Farm and Ranch Land




Farmland Protection 

This clearinghouse website, curated by the American Farmland Trust’s Farmland Information Center, provides an overview of state and federal programs, regulations, and other strategies to protect farmland and support agriculture: agricultural conservation easements (ACE), agricultural district programs, definitions of agriculture, agricultural tax programs, purchase of agricultural conservation easement (PACE) programs, right-to-farm laws, and the federal Agricultural Conservation Easement Program (ACEP), Farmland Protection Policy Act (FPPA), and National Resources Inventory (NRI).