haha! the preservationists have funding for farms!
this is happening in Massachusetts.
The Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) is pleased to announce the publication of Terra Firma #8 – Rooted in History: Preserving Historic Farms.
Working with Commissioner Scott Soares of the MA Department of Agricultural Resources, DCR developed the bulletin to broaden public understanding of farms as historic landscapes and to build a bridge between agricultural protection programs and historic preservation tools.
The Terra Firma bulletins can be downloaded here
Paper copies are available upon request by calling 617-626-1389 or emailing [email protected] Individuals will be asked to send in a postage-paid SASE to cover the $1.22/bulletin cost for mailing. Complimentary copies have been sent to the Commonwealth’s legislators, historical commissions, agricultural commissions and planning boards.