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Introducing the California Farmland Trust

The Central Valley Farmland Trust (CVFT) and the Brentwood Agricultural Land Trust (BALT) have merged to form one outstanding organization dedicated to serving more California farmers. BALT was formed in 2002 and CVFT in 2004, both land trusts’ missions focused on...

Trust Merger to Protect Farmland

“A recent merger between two land trusts focused on farmland protection has garnered support and hope from East County farmers. When Kathryn Lyddan, former executive director of Brentwood Agricultural Land Trust (BALT), left her seat to accept a position with...

Sacramento Hosts its First Farm Day

“More than 1,500 students, teachers and others from the greater Sacramento region converged on the grounds of the California Farm Bureau Federation in Sacramento to learn about agriculture by way of show and tell. Hosted by the California Foundation for Agriculture in...

Local Students Cultivate Knowledge Down on the Farm

“Century-old pear trees bathed in the morning sunlight Wednesday as a school bus from Lodi Unified School District pulled up to Steamboat Acres, a family farm in Courtland, a small town located along the Sacramento River in the Delta. The farm is owned and run...