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Voluntary Agricultural Districts
In Orange County


Agricultural Land is a valuable asset to the citizens of Orange County

Citizens of Orange County derive many benefits from farmland: clean water and air, plant and animal habitat, fresh fruits, vegetables, meat and dairy products, and scenic rural vistas. The Voluntary Agricultural Districts program demonstrates pride and commitment to agriculture, and celebrates the contribution of agriculture to the exceptional quality of life in Orange County.

Voluntary Agricultural Districts promote the pride and tradition of Orange County Agriculture

Orange County’s Voluntary Agricultural District Program enhances the identity of the agricultural community by encouraging the voluntary preservation and protection of farmland from non-farm development.

Voluntary Agricultural District Program Application

Frequently asked questions concerning Voluntary Agricultural Districts