Voluntary Agricultural Districts In Orange County

Orange County's Voluntary Agricultural District Program enhances the identity of the agricultural community by encouraging the voluntary preservation and protection of farmland from non-farm development. Agricultural Land is a valuable asset to the citizens of Orange County

Voluntary Agricultural Districts promote the pride and tradition of Orange County Agriculture.


Citizens of Orange County derive many benefits from farmland: clean water and air, plant and animal habitat, fresh fruits, vegetables, meat and dairy products, and scenic rural vistas. The Voluntary Agricultural Districts program demonstrates pride and commitment to agriculture, and celebrates the contribution of agriculture to the exceptional quality of life in Orange County.