Farmland Preservation Plan

The mission of the Salem County Agricultural Development Board in implementing the Farmland Preservation Program is to protect quality farmland and support the local agricultural economy.  The Board seek to preserve farms that are highly productive due to their tillable land, soils, proximity to other preserved farms, size and continued viability.

The Farmland Preservation Plan was initially adopted in 2006.  The current version of the Plan was adopted on August 19, 2008.

Salem County Farmland Preservation Plan