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Financing farmland preservation

Leah R. Greden

Financing farmland preservation

the Twin Cities Metropolitan Area experience

by Leah R. Greden

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Published by Dept. of Agricultural and Applied Economics, University of Minnesota in St. Paul, MN .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Minnesota,
  • Twin Cities Metropolitan Area,
  • Twin Cities Metropolitan Area.,
  • Minnesota.
    • Subjects:
    • Agricultural conservation -- Minnesota -- Twin Cities Metropolitan Area -- Finance,
    • Land use, Rural -- Minnesota -- Twin Cities Metropolitan Area,
    • Urbanization -- Minnesota

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLeah R. Greden and Steven J. Taff.
      SeriesStaff paper / University of Minnesota. Dept. of Agricultural and Applied Economics ;, 94-9, Staff paper (University of Minnesota. Dept. of Agricultural and Applied Economics) ;, P94-9.
      ContributionsTaff, Steven J., University of Minnesota. Dept. of Agricultural and Applied Economics.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD1401 .S74 no. 94-9
      The Physical Object
      Pagination46 p. :
      Number of Pages46
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1240977M
      LC Control Number94622717
      OCLC/WorldCa30619917

      In , the Board of Commissioners adopted a Farmland Preservation Ordinance, tailored to meet the needs of Buncombe County—the first of its kind in the ordinance provided for the creation of an Agricultural Advisory Board to administer this program. The Board acts as support for local farmers by reviewing and approving applications for qualifying farmland, as well as establishing.


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