2019 Farmland Protection Grants Awarded

Posted August 28th, 2019 by Gillian Lang and filed in News & Announcements

At its quarterly meeting, The 1772 Foundation, partnering with theĀ Land Trust Alliance, awarded $500,000 in grants to two projects protecting farmland in the state of New Jersey. The purpose of this grant program is to support sustainable regional food systems by protecting critical farmland in the state.

GRANTEESITEACRESAWARD
New Jersey Conservation Foundation (Pilesgrove, NJ)Cleveland Plaza 73 Acres250000
New Jersey Conservation Foundation (Amwell, NJ)Wertsville Industries Property111 Acres250000