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Pierce County Farming
2017 Farm Forum Save the Date
Getting Started

Find out what it takes to start farming in Pierce County from regulations, permitting, labor and more.
Growing Your Farm

From certification to conservation, learn about available resources & assistance for Farmers.

Business & Marketing Tools

There are a variety of resources to support small farm businesses.

Agriculture Library

Collection of planning documents and reports, zoning designations for agricultural lands 
and more.

 In the Spotlight

ARL StudyAgricultural Resource Lands Study

An independent team led by Barney & Worth, Inc. conducted a study of Pierce County agriculture and the ARL designation process. The final recommendation was proposed as an amendment to the Comprehensive Plan and is currently undergoing review. For more information visit the 2016 Comprehensive Plan Amendments Webpage


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 Meet the Farmer: See stories of local farmers in our community!

  2016 Farm Tour

From hard cider, to no labor & odd weather…the annual Farm Tour gives Pierce County leaders a hands-on look at trends and challenges for local farmers. Visit Cockrell Cider, Tahoma Farms and Spooner berry and pumpkin farm.

Check out more farmers in Pierce County with our
Meet the Farmer Series

Want to see your farm featured? Email us.

Farming in Pierce County

PierceCounty_FarmingInfographic.png From the small farms that dot the Key Peninsula, to the cattle ranches of Eatonville, to the large row crop farms of the lush Puyallup Valley,
Pierce County has a rich history in agriculture that
continues to this day!