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ONONDAGA COUNTY AGRICULTURAL DISTRICT ANNUAL REQUEST PERIOD JANUARY 1-30, 2021

Wednesday, December 23, 2020

ONONDAGA COUNTY AGRICULTURAL DISTRICT ANNUAL REQUEST PERIOD

JANUARY 1-30, 2021

 

The Onondaga County Agriculture and Farmland Protection Board announces that the annual request period for the addition of viable agricultural lands into Onondaga County  Agricultural  Districts  is set  for January 1, 2021 to January 30, 2021.

 

Agricultural districts are intended to encourage the continued use of farmland for  agricultural production. Enrollment of land into a State certified agricultural  district  provides protection  for accepted agricultural practices through New York State Agricultural Districts Law. Viable agricultural land is land highly suitable for a farm operation.

 

Request forms and  additional  information  are  available  at www.ongov.net/ planning/agdist.html,  or by contacting the Syracuse-Onondaga County Planning Agency at 315-435-2611 or countyplanning @ongov.net.

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