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The Voluntary Stewardship Program (VSP) is a non-regulatory alternative within the state Growth Management Act, with the goal to reduce tension between competing GMA goals related to agricultural viability and protection of critical areas. The following links are tools to help navigate you through the VSP process.

1. VSP procedural timeline
2. VSP statutory basics
3. WFB News VSP article
4. Draft letter to County Commissioners
5. VSP Bill
6. Washington agricultural organizations support VSP

Ag Viability Resources

  1. WSDA Ag Facts
  2. National Agricultural Statistics Service
  3. Agriculture – the cornerstone of Washington’s economy
  4. CAI AG tax study
  5. WCIT port delay economic impact report

Resource Links

Washington Conservation Commission
Chelan County VSP
Thurston County VSP
Thurston County Conservation District
Kittitas County VSP
Skagit County VSP
Yakima County VSP
Washington State University