CT RC&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

To enhance our agriculture, natural resources, and economy by cultivating partnership-driven solutions for a diverse and resilient Connecticut

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

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