Growing the Municipal/Agricultural Relationship

The Ag Council has partnered with a number of organizations including Penn State’s Law Center for Agricultural and Shale Law and the PA Agricultural Ombudsman Program to offer municipal officials and agricultural producers practical tips on avoiding ACRE (Agriculture, Communities and Rural Environments Act) challenges. For more information on ACRE and a range of other topics including best practices for backyard chickens and the economic importance of the mushroom industry, visit our updated Farming Facts page.