This Web site is designed to make it easier for Morris County residents to learn about and access the services and programs offered by the county government and many of the non-profit agencies in the county. It is also a great way to stay informed about how your Morris County government is working for you.
The SADC administers the Farmland Preservation Program, providing grants to counties, municipalities and nonprofit groups to fund the purchase of development easements on farmland, directly purchasing farms and development easements from landowners, and offering grants to landowners in the program to fund up to 50 percent of the cost of soil and water conservation projects. It also administers the Right to Farm Program, oversees the Transfer of Development Rights Bank and operates the Farm Link Program, which helps connect farm owners and farmers seeking access to land and farming opportunities.
The River Friendly farm program is jointly administered by the New Jersey Water Supply Authority and North Jersey RC&D. Through their partnership, over thirty northern New Jersey farms have been certified River-Friendly.