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SPF and Skagit County’s Farmland Legacy Program join forces to protect 109 acres

Skagitonians to Preserve Farmland (SPF) and Skagit County’s Farmland Legacy Program (FLP) joined forces once again to protect 109 acres of farmland south east of Mount Vernon. The farmland contains two certified development rights totaling $460,000 or $230,000 per development … Continue reading

SPF Submits Comments to DOE on the proposed rewrite of the State’s wetland mitigation banking draft rules.

Download SPF comment letter on the “Publications” page

Mount Vernon City Council Rejects Mayor’s UGA Expansion Plans

Thank you to everyone who wrote their city council representative and packed the hearing room on May 28, and to the 20 well-prepared farmers, residents and others who spoke passionately in opposition to the City’s desire to apply to Skagit … Continue reading

Farming for Wildlife story on Northwest Cable News Network

Featuring a unique collaboration between SPF and The Nature Conservancy