farmland preservation

Interim Study Committee Discusses Farmland Preservation

Sep 12, 2019
Samantha Horton/IPB News

Indiana lawmakers continue to talk about the state’s involvement in farmland preservation. The complex issue comes at a time when farmers are struggling.

The Interim Study Committee on Agriculture and Natural Resources is looking at ways to protect Hoosier farmland while also encouraging economic growth. The committee was formed last session through a bill that was introduced on the topic.