DOAG: Agency Publications Page

 
Agency Publications
 
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Farmer Information

Connecticut Agricultural Business Guide

 

Connecticut Weekly Agricultural Report

 

Farmer's Guide to Processing and Selling Meat or Poultry in Connecticut

 

Farmers' Market Reference Guide

New Farmer Packet

Wholesale Farmers Listing

 

Consumer Information

Apple Varieties and Their Uses

 

Connecticut State and Federal Agricultural Organizations

 

Crop Availability Calendar

 

Road Safety for Motor Vehicle Drivers and Equestrians  

 

 

                                        

Conservation, Planning, and Land Classification

"Conservation Options for Connecticut Farmland" (Link to American Farmland Trust's publication)

 

Planning for Agriculture: A Guide for Connecticut Municipalities - (2,828 KB, 72 page, .pdf) a publication of the American Farmland Trust and the Connecticut Conference of Municipalities, funded in part by a Farm Viability Grant for Municipalities

 

Public Act 05-228 - Impact of "An Act Concerning Farmland Preservation, Land Protection, Affordable Housing and Historic Preservation" on the CT Department of Agriculture (a report to the Legislature, January 2007) (2,369 KB, 50 page, .pdf)

 

Public Act 490 Guide: A Practical Guide and Overview for Landowners, Assessors, and Government Officials

 

 

 

Economic Studies

"The Economic and Fiscal Impacts of Connecticut's Dairy Industry" - (371 KB, 32 pg, .pdf)   A joint report (Department of Economic Development, Department of Agriculture in cooperation with the University of Connecticut Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics) to the Environment and Energy and Technology Committees, January 2009

 

Economic Impacts of Connecticut's Agricultural Industry - (.pdf, 28pgs)  A study which ascertains and documents the significance of agriculture and related industries to Connecticut’s economy.

 

Grow Connecticut Farms First Annual Report, by the Governor’s Council for Agricultural Development

Milk Regulation Board Study of the Connecticut Milk Industry - Report to the Environment Committee, April 2006 - (504 KB, .pdf)