A simple overview of a competitive process that starts with a phone call to the Vermont Land Trust about your specific farm and situation. Farm conservaiton easements, selection criteria, and funding considerations are briefly discussed. Read more.
Are you an experienced farmer trying to buy your first farm but can't afford Vermont's land prices? Learn about our Farmland Access Program and sign on to our farm-seeker list. Read more.
Property Tax Impacts of Land Conservation
This page summarizes the impact of land conservation on both the owners of conserved lands and the communities where the conserved land is located. In most cases, the tax implications of land conservation are very minor—for both the owner and the other taxpayers. Read more.