Agricultural Preservation has worked closely with the Delaware Agricultural Preservation Foundation since it’s inception.  The Agricultural Preservation Program started creating Agricultural Preservation Districts in 1992 and to date over 1,065 farms have been permanently preserved.  When a district has been approved, it is entered into the Preservation Program where it is eligible for certain Tax Breaks and is also eligible to have its Development Rights Purchased by the state creating an Agricultural Conservation Easement preserving the farmland in perpetuity. has provided comprehensive computer support to create Ag Preservation Districts, Ag Conservation Easements, Ag Strategy Maps, Internet Mapping known as the Ag SmartMAP, Ag Database, LESA (Land Evaluation and Site Assessment) and many additional services contributing to a highly successful Farmland Preservation Program in the state of Delaware.

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