ADN Article on slaughterhouse shutdown

ADN Article on slaughterhouse shutdown

PALMER — Alaska State Fair organizers warn that closing a state-run slaughterhouse in Palmer could empty the animal exhibits that draw hordes of fairgoers to the livestock barn.

2014 Pick.Click.Give.

2014 Pick.Click.Give.

  Did you know that you have until the end of August 2014 to Pick.Click.Give? We hope you remember Alaska Farmland Trust this year. Thank you!! Alaska Farmland Trust is proud to be an official organization of the Pick.Click.Give. Permanent Fund Dividend (PFD) giving program. Pick.Click.Give. is an easy and safe way for you to…

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  Workshop  Building the Farm Transition and Retirement of Your Dreams    Planning for the future of your farm can be difficult. Join Alaska Farmland Trust for a free one day workshop focusing on farm transition and estate planning. Workshop participants will learn about business transition planning and strategies, legal and tax implications, and how…

Conservation Options

Conservation Options

Conservation Easements A conservation easement is a legal agreement between a landowner and a land trust or government agency that permanently limits uses of the land to protect its conservation values. It allows you to continue to own and use your land and to sell it or pass it on to heirs. When you donate…

Who We Are: Board and Staff

Who We Are: Board and Staff

The Alaska Farmland Trust Board of Directors can comprise of 10 members.   Individual Board members are elected from and by the current Alaska Farmland Trust Board of Director’s.  The Alaska Farmland Trust currently has one full-time staff member and many helping hands. Meet the Board Ben Vanderweele, President Ben is a long-time Alaskan vegetable farmer…