The Latest News

Updates on our work, plus the latest food and farm news — in Washington and beyond.

We’re Hiring: Farmland Conservation Manager

Position: Farmland Conservation Manager Reports To: Conservation Director Salary Range: DOE, based on 40 hour/week and full-year work Ideal Start Date: December 2017 About PCC Farmland Trust: PCC Farmland Trust secures, preserves, and stewards threatened farmland in Washington, ensuring that generations of local farmers productively farm using sustainable, organic growing methods. The Trust is a nationally-accredited 501(c)(3) land…

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Joel Huesby’s Dakota black popcorn…in ice cream form!

We’re so excited to announce a delicious partnership we’ve been brewing with Frankie & Jo’s, a plant-based ice cream shop in Seattle. Dedicated to sourcing unique, local fruits and vegetables — Autumn Martin and Kari Brunson strive to make ice cream that is pure, intentional, and delicious. It is also vegan and gluten-free. We partnered with…

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2016: A Year of Growth

Thanks to you, 2016 was significant in many ways. Together, we expanded our conservation imprint, deepened our support of local farmers, and enhanced the ecological health of our protected lands. From engaging with volunteers at our on-farm habitat restoration events, to closing on the largest farmland conservation project to date in Pierce County, last year was…

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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 challenges and needs. That’s why today, we are expanding the ways in which we…

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