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Forest Stewardship Program

Forests in Delaware cover about 370,000 acres or around one-third of the First State. But did you know that more than 75 percent of forests are owned privately, mostly by individuals and families? These “non-industrial private forest” (NIPF) lands constitute sustainable and renewable resources that provide many natural benefits: clean water, wildlife habitat, better air […]

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Licenses & Permits

The Delaware Department of Agriculture issues a variety of licenses and permits, including Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations (CAFO), timber harvest permits and exotic animal permits. The full list of licenses and permits include: Farming The Nutrient Management Commission assists farmers with obtaining Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations (CAFO) permits and can answer questions about current regulations […]

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