Our Farms

Updates on our protected farms and stories about the farmers who steward them.


Conservation across the Sound: our work in Snohomish County

Many of us know that the best farmland sits within the rich, loamy soils of our river valleys. But these valleys are treasured by more than just farmers. Rivers, salmon, forests, and urban life often all converge in the floodplain, right alongside prime farmland. In the Snohomish Valley, that convergence is amplified. Nestled right between…

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Advancing Farm Sustainability: Behind the Scenes with Helsing Junction Farm

Below is our next video in the #AFSBehindtheScenes series, featuring Annie Salasky and Sue Ujcic of Helsing Junction Farm in Rochester, Wash. Learn how they’re using Advancing Farm Sustainability grant dollars to improve irrigation and conserve water on their farm.    

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Advancing Farm Sustainability: Behind the Scenes with Shelstad Farm

Below is our next video in the #AFSBehindtheScenes series, featuring Kim Shelstad of Shelstad Farm in Orting, Wash. Hear from Kim about how he is using our Advancing Farm Sustainability grant dollars to create pollinator habitat and promote biodiversity on his farm.  

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The latest dirt on Advancing Farm Sustainability

Last year, PCC Farmland Trust launched Advancing Farm Sustainability (AFS), a micro-grant program that supports farmers in their adoption of new approaches to sustainable land management. The purpose of the program is to provide the financial support our farmer tenants and landowners need to protect and steward the natural resources on their farms. One year in to…

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Connecting land and farmers

Carefully stewarded farmland nourishes our communities, fuels our economy, and restores our soil, air, and water. Without hard-working hands, farmland isn’t farmland. PCC Farmland Trust has partnered with Washington farmers for nearly 20 years, and we’ve come to understand their unique land access challenges and needs. That’s why today, we are expanding the ways in…

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