Washington

San Juan County Land Bank

Mandate: “To preserve in perpetuity areas in the county that have environmental, agricultural, aesthetic, cultural, scientific, historic, scenic or low-intensity recreational value and to protect existing and future sources of potable water.” Programs include Conservation Easements, Stewardship, Preserves, and Native Wildflower Seed Restoration.

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  • Conservation Programs

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Skagitonians to Preserve Farmland

Partner to permanently protect farmland, promote economic viability and agricultural infrastructure, engage in advocacy and community support.

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  • Conservation Programs
  • Industrial Ag Issues

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Skagit County Farmland Legacy Program

“The Skagit County Farmland Legacy Program is a county initiative that purchases agricultural easements on Skagit farmland, and works to support policies, programs, and plans that enhance the protection of farmland.”

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  • Conservation Programs

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WA Farmers Market Association

“Founded in 1979, the Washington State Farmers Market Association is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization working with over 110 member farmers markets to bring local, healthy food to communities and direct sales to farmers, artisans and other small businesses throughout Washington. We’re here to share the know-how, training, and peer support farmers markets need to thrive.”

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  • Direct Marketing Assistance

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WA Association of Conservation Districts

“The Washington State Conservation Commission (SCC) and the state’s 45 conservation districts deliver tools and programs that strengthen farmland preservation, soil health, and our agricultural economy.”; programs include Ag Equipment Rentals and Resources, Burn Programs, Landscape Scale Planning, Shellfish, and Nutrient Management

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  • Conservation Programs
  • Direct Marketing Assistance
  • Farm Energy Options
  • Financial Counseling & Business Planning
  • Funding Opportunities for Farmers
  • Industrial Ag Issues
  • Institutional & Wholesale Markets
  • Land Access
  • Organic/Sustainable/Regenerative Transition & Support
  • Resources for Beginning Farmers
  • Resources for Tribal Farmers & Ranchers

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Washington State Office of Rural Health

“The Washington State Office of Community Health Systems, Rural Health and Primary Care Office support health systems planning and development in Washington’s rural and underserved communities to improve health and healthcare across the life span.”

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  • Behavioral/Mental Health Services
  • Substance Abuse Services

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Organic Farm School (Whidbey Island)

“The Organic Farm School (OFS) offers a full-time, 6-month, expe

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  • Conservation Programs
  • Direct Marketing Assistance
  • Financial Counseling & Business Planning
  • Funding Opportunities for Farmers
  • Organic/Sustainable/Regenerative Transition & Support
  • Resources for Beginning Farmers
  • Resources for Socially Disadvantaged Farmers

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The Local Food Trust

“The mission of The Local Food Trust is to strengthen communities and regional economies by bringing philanthropy to food and farming. Our consulting services focus on scalable growth and accessing capital needed to ensure a business is durable and resilient. We connect clients to suppliers and buyers who want to support to small scale operations and work to localize supply chain to help farmers and producers connect more directly to market opportunities.”

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  • Conservation Programs
  • Direct Marketing Assistance
  • Financial Counseling & Business Planning
  • Funding Opportunities for Farmers
  • Institutional & Wholesale Markets
  • Organic/Sustainable/Regenerative Transition & Support
  • Resources for Beginning Farmers

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Cloud Mountain Farm Center Incubator Farm Program

“The 20-acre CMFC incubator farm site is located in Everson, WA, approximately 13 miles northeast of Bellingham, and 2 miles south of the Center’s main farm and facilities. The program offers, on a fee basis, river bottom soil (Puyallup Fine Sandy Loam), equipment, access to irrigation, barn space, propagation space, limited cooler and dry storage space, educational opportunities, and access to a aggregation/distribution location serving market outlets.

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  • Conservation Programs
  • Direct Marketing Assistance
  • Financial Counseling & Business Planning
  • Funding Opportunities for Farmers
  • Institutional & Wholesale Markets
  • Land Access
  • Organic/Sustainable/Regenerative Transition & Support
  • Resources for Beginning Farmers
  • Resources for Socially Disadvantaged Farmers

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WA MeatUp

“WA Meat Up was created to catalyze collaboration and entrepreneurship along every link of the niche meat supply chain in Washington State. We’re hoping to inspire change, build resilience, foster viable farm and food businesses, and promote a scaled processing and distribution system for all regions of our state. “

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  • Conservation Programs
  • Direct Marketing Assistance
  • Industrial Ag Issues
  • Institutional & Wholesale Markets

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