Tag: easement

Elmer Farm

  • Farmers: Spencer and Jennifer Blackwell
  • Method of Access: Ownership
  • Acreage: 89 acres
  • Location: Middlebury, VT
  • Year Founded: 2006
  • Affordability Tools: Conservation easement, OPAV, land trust
  • Farm Operation: Vegetables and grains
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Full and By Farm

  • Farmers: James Graves and Sara Kurak
  • Method of Access: Ownership
  • Acreage: 100 acres
  • Location: Essex, NY
  • Year Founded: 2010
  • Affordability Tools: Conservation easement, land trust
  • Farm Operation:  Vegetables, meat, eggs
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Hmong American Farmers Association

  • Farmers: HAFA members, who typically have over 20 years of experience growing on less than 10 acres of land
  • Method of Access: Long-term lease with option to buy
  • Acreage: 155 acres
  • Location: Vermillion Township, Minnesota
  • Year Founded: 2013 (farm), 2011 (HAFA)
  • Affordability Tools: Research and incubator farm, conservation easement
  • Farm Operation: Vegetables and flowers
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Temple-Wilton Community Farm

  • Farmers: Lincoln Geiger (dairy), Anthony Graham (vegetables), Benjamin Meier (cheesemaker)
  • Method of Access: Long-term leases, fee simple
  • Acreage: 200 acres
  • Location: Wilton, New Hampshire
  • Year Founded: 1986
  • Affordability Tools: LLC, nonprofit status, land trust, conservation easements, rolling 99-year ground leases, community fundraising
  • Farm Operation: Diversified operation, including raw milk and cheese, biodynamically grown vegetables, pastured broiler chickens, laying hens, pigs, grass-fed beef and veal
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