Alaska Farmland Trust (AFTC) is a private, non-profit land trust dedicated to assisting landowners in preserving their working agricultural lands.  Preserving farmland in production is essential as Alaska faces increasing food security issues.  AFTC’s goals are to secure Alaska’s farmland for future generations and to promote agricultural infrastructure through enhanced marketing, statewide policy, and provide education to the public about agricultural issues.

 

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Protecting Palmer Farmland in Perpetuity Protecting Palmer Farmland in Perpetuity Protecting Palmer Farmland in Perpetuity Today we’re exploring farm land in Palmer. The Alaska Farmland Trust was formed about eight year... Read more
The Role of Farms in Alaska's Food Security The Role of Farms in Alaska's Food Security The Role of Farms in Alaska’s Food Security This past September was Hunger Action Month – a month where hunger activists came together to... Read more
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the DIRECTOR's say: Todd Pettit the DIRECTOR's say: Todd Pettit the DIRECTOR's say: Todd Pettit There are good days and then there are bad days when ranching North America’s largest animal. Seeing the... Read more