Cecil Land Trust and West Nottingham Presbyterian Church Partner to Support Farmers
Colora, Cecil County, Maryland - For the past two years, Cecil Land Trust (CLT) has explored ways to help improve food systems in Cecil County. Part of food systems is moving local foods from farmers to consumers and diverting food waste from landfills to methane digesters where it can become energy and fertilizer.
September 6, 2018
The Board of Public Works today approved a Maryland Department of Natural Resources item that authorizes a $1.7 million grant to the Cecil Land Trust to acquire a 535-acre conservation easement.
Rural Legacy Program funds will be used to protect productive agricultural and forestland along Northeast Creek as part of the Fair Hill Rural Legacy Area.