Print Town asks Nature Conservancy to buy & preserve farm
Written by Mark Lineberger   
Thursday, 11 July 2013 17:22

The town of Camp Verde is sending a letter to The Nature Conservancy asking the group to consider purchasing 135 acres of land owned by the Spur Land and Cattle Company, or more commonly known as Hauser & Hauser Farm.

The Town of Camp Verde plans to ask The Nature Conservancy to purchase the Spur Land and Cattle Co., currently known as Hauser & Hauser Farm. Camp Verde Mayor Charlie German sent a letter to The Nature Conservancy asking the nonprofit group to consider the purchase.The goal is to ensure that the land maintains its historic agricultural character long into the future.

The town of Camp Verde’s 1998 and 2004 general plans specifically set forward a goal to preserve the remaining agricultural areas in town as a means of keeping a certain character.

For the full story, see the Wednesday, June 19, edition of The Camp Verde Journal.