In a study discussed this September at the conference on food sovereignty at Yale University, author Zoe Brent dissects the barriers and bridges to farmland preservation in California.

A. Wilder hoeing weeds

California is a leader in preserving agricultural lands through conservation easements, extensively utilizing non-profit land trusts and government purchasing programs.

Read the full paper.

Featured Resource: Farmland Preservation, Land Easements and Land Access in California
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