Farmland Conservation 2.0: Tools & Tips for Keeping Farmers on the Land
Instructors: Jim Oldhah, Holly Rippon-Butler, Jim Waterhouse
We all know keeping farmers and ranchers on the land producing food is vital, but finding ways to keep the land owned by working farmers and ranchers and to create affordable land access opportunities for new generations can be tough. In this webinar, learn how land trusts and other conservation organizations can fulfill their missions while also serving a critical public need. Join the National Young Farmers Coalition, Equity Trust and Mount Grace Land Conservation Trust as they discuss the benefits of partnering with farmers and what land trusts need to know. Through in-depth case studies, they will share practical strategies for farmland conservation that protect land affordability for farmers.
How will you benefit from this webinar?
- Understand the challenges of land access and affordability faced by young farmers and how land trusts can help meet this challenge
- Acquire practical tools to protect affordable farm and ranchland and promote access for the next generation of farmers to keep land in production
- Draw inspiration from case studies and share ideas on how tools can work in different regions
Access to this recording is subject to availability of the AdobeConnect service and expires on December 31, 2019.
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