Agricultural Information

The Denton Central Appraisal District’s Agricultural Advisory Board is seeking applicants interested in

serving the Agricultural Community.

If you are interested, please fill out this form and return to the Appraisal District.

Ag Advisory Board  Meetings

Agendas Recordings
March 15, 2022March 15, 2022
November 8, 2022November 8, 2022
March 7, 2023March 7, 2023


Agricultural Manuals & Guidelines

Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts  Manual for the Appraisal of Agriculture Land

Guidelines for Qualification of Ag Land in Wildlife Management Use

Denton Central Appraisal District’s 
Agriculture & Wildlife Guidelines

Agricultural & Wildlife Forms and Information

[50-129] Application for 1-d-1 (Open-Space) Agricultural Use Appraisal

[50-129-Spanish] Solicitud para 1-d-1 (Espacios-Abiertos) Tasación de Uso de Agricultura

Application for 1-D-1 Open Space Agricultural Valuation Wildlife Management Plan

Annual Report for 1-D-1 Open Space Agricultural Valuation Wildlife Management

Optional Questionnaire — 1-D-1 Application

Agricultural Rollback Protest Waiver

Beekeeping Guidelines & FAQ Packet

Helpful Websites & Links

TPWD: Agricultural Tax Appraisal Based on Wildlife Management

TPWD: Tax Valuation for Wildlife Management FAQ

Adopted Rules

Property Tax Administration Rule §9.4001

Valuation of Open-Space and Agricultural Lands 

Capitalization (Cap) Rate

Tax Code sections 23.53 and 23.74 provide the methods for determining the cap rate for calculating agricultural and timber land values.

Cap Rate for Special Valuations