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More Farmland Preserved in Maryland

August 28th, 2023 by WCBC Radio

Program Open Space funds allowed the Maryland Agricultural Land Preservation Foundation to purchase 14 land easements across the state that will keep over 1400 acres of farmland safe from development, continuing Maryland’s vision of preserving one million acres of farmland by 2030.  Lands preserved include farms with wineries, dairies, and breweries.  Michelle Cable of the Preservation Foundation says farms are an important part of the state’s economy and some of the farms are not what people envision…