Washington State Farmland Preservation Indicators

December 2009

By: Washington State Dept of Commerce


Farmland Protection

This report from the Washington State Conservation Commission Office of Farmland Preservation addresses 20 indicators identified by the state to help chart the overall condition of agriculture as it relates to farmland preservation. The indicators are categorized to address several different policy goal areas: making agriculture a priority, regulatory barriers, resource availability and access, strengthening competitiveness, and emerging opportunities.