As part of the Land & Sea Together program, grants were allocated to 10 amazing organizations across Rhode Island who are supporting historically marginalized farmers and foresters. These funds are intended to support programs and operations and create a direct positive impact.
Land and Sea Together was awarded a Local Agriculture and Seafood Act (LASA) Grant through the RI Department of Environmental Management, Division of Agriculture. Our 2023 grant will be used towards supporting farm transition and succession planning throughout Rhode Island. This includes working directly with farmers, both on land and in the water. We will create a pilot program providing specialized services for up to four […]
As Rhode Island farmers consider retirement, and the future of their farms and businesses, it is critical that farm families come together and establish a transfer plan. This can be an intense and sometimes emotional process, especially without an established farming successor. Take a deep breath. There are a number of organizations and resources that […]
Welcome! Land & Sea Together is a collaborative network of services and opportunities, aimed at reducing stress and building mental and financial resilience in the fisheries, forestry, and farming communities in Rhode Island. These professionals tend our land and sea, and are the core of our natural resources sector here in the state. But workers […]