Goal 2: More farmland and prime farmland soils will be permanently protected.

Recommendation 2.1: Develop a formal state Farmland Action Plan to (1) determine the resou...

Action 2.1.1

Establish a legislatively-appointed task force to develop a state Farmland Action Plan, and provide necessary funding for its development. Members of the task force should include representatives of state agencies, farm and conservation organizations, University of Massachusetts, and other academic institutions with expertise in agricultural land data analysis, modeling, and mapping, regional planning agencies, and USDA-NRCS.

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