"Century Farm Application Form" - Delaware

This "Century Farm Application Form" is a document issued by the Delaware Department of Agriculture specifically for Delaware residents with its latest version released on February 12, 2018.

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DELAWARE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
CENTURY FARM APPLICATION
PT. 1: APPLICANT INFORMATION (PLEASE PRINT)
Please note: The annual deadline for applications is September 1st.
Current Farm Owner(s):
Relationship of the owners, if more than one owner (Ex. spouse, brother, sister,
etc.)
Mailing Address:
City:
State:
ZIP:
Phone:
E-mail:
Address of Farm (if different from Mailing Address):
City:
State:
ZIP:
PT. 2: FARM INFORMATION
Hundred:
County:
Tax Parcel ID(s)
Number of Acres currently being farmed:
Does the farm gross over $1,000 annually in the sale of farm goods?
Yes
No
Main Business:
Date of original purchase by your ancestors:
Legal Description of Land: (Please attach legible copy of deed or survey to this
application)
Names for Pewter Tray & Plaque (3 lines, up to 26 spaces per line):
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DELAWARE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
CENTURY FARM APPLICATION
PT. 1: APPLICANT INFORMATION (PLEASE PRINT)
Please note: The annual deadline for applications is September 1st.
Current Farm Owner(s):
Relationship of the owners, if more than one owner (Ex. spouse, brother, sister,
etc.)
Mailing Address:
City:
State:
ZIP:
Phone:
E-mail:
Address of Farm (if different from Mailing Address):
City:
State:
ZIP:
PT. 2: FARM INFORMATION
Hundred:
County:
Tax Parcel ID(s)
Number of Acres currently being farmed:
Does the farm gross over $1,000 annually in the sale of farm goods?
Yes
No
Main Business:
Date of original purchase by your ancestors:
Legal Description of Land: (Please attach legible copy of deed or survey to this
application)
Names for Pewter Tray & Plaque (3 lines, up to 26 spaces per line):
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DELAWARE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
CENTURY FARM APPLICATION
PT. 3: FAMILY FARM OWNERSHIP
Please list all family owners, beginning with the FIRST owner and ending with
the PRESENT owner:
First Farm Owner(s):
Relationship of the owners, if more than one owner (Ex. spouse, brother, sister,
etc.)
Date of Purchase, Bequest or Gift to next owner:
Next or Present Farm Owner(s):
Relationship of the owners, if more than one owner (Ex. spouse, brother, sister,
etc.)
Date of Purchase, Bequest or Gift to next owner:
Next or Present Farm Owner(s):
Relationship of the owners, if more than one owner (Ex. spouse, brother, sister,
etc.)
Date of Purchase, Bequest or Gift to next owner:
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DELAWARE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
CENTURY FARM APPLICATION
Next or Present Farm Owner(s):
Relationship of the owners, if more than one owner (Ex. spouse, brother, sister,
etc.)
Date of Purchase, Bequest or Gift to next owner:
Next or Present Farm Owner(s):
Relationship of the owners, if more than one owner (Ex. spouse, brother, sister,
etc.)
Date of Purchase, Bequest or Gift to next owner:
Next or Present Farm Owner(s):
Relationship of the owners, if more than one owner (Ex. spouse, brother, sister,
etc.)
Date of Purchase, Bequest or Gift to next owner:
Next or Present Farm Owner(s):
Relationship of the owners, if more than one owner (Ex. spouse, brother, sister,
etc.)
Date of Purchase, Bequest or Gift to next owner:
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DELAWARE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
CENTURY FARM APPLICATION
PT. 4: HISTORIC STRUCTURES AWARD
If your farm or ranch includes buildings or structures over 50 years old, you
may apply for a special Century Farm Historic Structures Award.
Check here if you are applying for the Century Farm Historic Structures
Award.
In order to be eligible for the Historic Structures Award, a farm or ranch must
have four (4) standing buildings (house, bar, granary, chicken coop, etc.) or
structures (windmill, corral, ditch, etc.) that are more than 50 years of age and
have not been significantly altered.
Please attach current photographs of all qualifying farm buildings or structures
and label with name of building and date of construction. Copies of historic
photographs may also be included.
PT. 5: SIGNATURE(S) & NOTARIZATION
I (we),
…Being duly sworn, depose and say that the above statements are true and
correct with regard to the land described above.
Signature of Applicant(s):
Signature of Applicant(s):
Signature of Applicant(s):
Signature of Applicant(s):
Subscribed and sworn to me this _____
Day of ________________ 20_______
My Commission expires:
Notary Public
In and for the County of ___________________, Delaware.
Local newspaper(s) to be notified of Century Farm Designation:
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DELAWARE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
CENTURY FARM APPLICATION
PT. 6: HISTORICAL INFORMATION
Information added to this form will be most valuable to future historians. The
following questions are offered only as a guide, so please feel free to add any
other data, especially family stories concerning the farm and the area around
it.
From who was the farm originally purchased, and when?
How many acres were in the original parcel?
What was the cost of the parcel?
Where was the first owner (from your family) born?
Where did he/she live prior to moving onto the farm?
Did the first owner (from your family) farm the land?
Did he/she engage in any trades or occupations other than farming?
How many children did he/she have?
Children’s names, and where did they move?
Is the original home or any portion of it or other original buildings still standing
or in use?
When was the present house built?
List and briefly describe all buildings on the farm and give an approximate date
of construction.
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