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Farmers and Ranchers

CSP EnhancementsYour Stewardship Goals - Our Assistance

Have you ever looked across your property and thought about some land management goals you would like to take to the next level? Maybe we can help.

Our Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP) helps you build on your existing conservation efforts while strengthening your operation.  Whether you are looking to improve grazing conditions, increase crop yields, or develop wildlife habitat, we can custom design a CSP plan to help you meet those goals.

Unlock the Secrets in the Soil

In the series ending episode of “The Science of Soil Health,” Buz Kloot, Ph.D. highlights the role of species diversity in nature, on the farm and in the garden.As world population and food production demands rise, keeping our soil healthy and productive is of paramount importance. So much so that we believe improving the health of our Nation’s soil is one of the most important endeavors of our time.

By focusing more attention on soil health and by educating our customers and the public about the positive impact healthy soils can have on productivity and conservation, we can help our Nation’s farmers and ranchers feed the world more profitably and sustainably – now and for generations to come.

Drought Assistance

We can’t change the weather, but we can be ready for it. Every day, NRCS is closely monitoring the drought and assisting farmers and ranchers with implementing voluntary conservation practices that help alleviate the drought's effects.

Learn about NRCS drought assistance to farmers and ranchers to cope with drought across the nation.  



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