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U.S. 301 Rx Burn for Pollinator Site

Controlled Burn Set for U.S. 301 Pollinator Site “Wildfire… to Wildflowers” The Delaware Forest Service is planning a controlled burn on a 43-acre former farm field along U.S. 301 adjacent to the Spring Mill Community near Middletown. Delaware’s Dept. of Transportation (DelDOT) created Dove Nest as its very first “pollinator mitigation site.” The goal of […]

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Arbor Day Poster Contest

2022 Theme: Trees Are Terrific…for Today and Tomorrow! This year’s theme highlights the long-lasting impact of planting a tree and the benefits it continues to provide to our community. Since 1872, Arbor Day has been observed as a special day to plant trees and celebrate their many benefits!  2022 marks the 150th anniversary of the […]

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Delaware Forest Action Plan

Delaware’s Forest Action Plan consists of two major documents: a comprehensive forest resource assessment and a statewide forest strategy. The plan is submitted to the U.S. Forest Service every ten years as part of a comprehensive process that involves staff, governmental partners at all levels, and important stakeholders including private landowners, industry groups, nonprofits, natural […]

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Contact Us

Delaware Department of Agriculture 2320 South DuPont Highway Dover, Delaware 19901 Business Phone: (302) 698-4547 (Forest Service section) Business Phone: (302) 698-4500 (DDA Receptionist) Business Phone: (800) 282-8685 (Toll-Free) Business Fax: (302) 697-6287 Delaware Forest Service Staff Forestry Program Administrator, Michael A. Valenti E-mail michael.valenti@delaware.gov Business Phone: (302) 698-4550 Assistant Forestry Administrator, Kyle Hoyd E-mail […]

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Forest Service

The Delaware Forest Service provides a wide range of services to help Delawareans manage and improve their forest resources.

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Sections & Commissions

This page displays a list of the sections and boards associated with the Delaware Department of Agriculture.

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Grants & Loans

The Delaware Department of Agriculture provides financial assistance for a variety of projects and activities.

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