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Paperback | $35.00 | 358 pages
ISBN: 978-1-55844-109-5

Retention of Land for Agriculture

Policy, Practice and Potential in New England

Frank Schnidman, Michael Smiley, and Eric G. Woodbury

June 1990, English

Lincoln Institute of Land Policy


The only complete state-by-state analysis of programs to conserve farmland in New England, this book shows that local support and active cooperation of farm owners are keys to success. In evaluating a broad range of farmland protection programs, the authors also examine the role of federal, state and municipal government.


Keywords

Conservation, Farm Land, Land Market Regulation, Land Use Planning, New England, Public Policy