Jill Hall - Brown County Auditor


Important Dates

After the 1st Monday in January and prior to the 1st Monday in March - Application Renewal

Links, More info...

Ohio Farmers Union

OSU Extension - Brown County

Ohio Office for the Farm Service Agency

Ohio Department of Agriculture

National Agricultural Statistics Service
provides timely, accurate, and useful statistics in service to U. S. agriculture


What are the minimum requirements for forming an agricultural district?

A parcel of land that is devoted exclusively to agricultural use may be considered for agricultural district status if:

1. the land is composed of tracts, or parcels that total not less than 10 acres; or

2. the agricultural production activates conducted on the land produce an average      yearly gross of at least $2500 dollars during the three (3) calendar years prior to the year in which the application is filed; or

3. the land is devoted to and qualified for payments of other compensation under a federal land retirement of conservation program; and

4. the owner submits proof with the application that the land meets these requirements.