CTRC&D is a small “program accelerator” nonprofit that promotes quick cost effective implementation for agriculture and conservation innovation projects as well as community grassroots initiatives and rural small business startup projects.

Our Mission

Connecticut Resource Conservation & Development cultivates innovative partnerships and programs to promote agriculture, conservation, economic growth, and healthy food systems.

Our Vision

  • RC&D will be recognized as a leader in promoting and facilitating the following:
  • Better land use decision at the local level through education and outreach
  • Increase in agricultural production, promoting a healthier food system
  • A more viable working landscape and ecosystem
  • Greater regional communication and coordination in resource planning