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

Fostering Partnerships, Programs and Possibilities in Conservation, Agriculture, and Resilient Growth in Connecticut Towns and Cities

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