Harold L. Klaege, State Conservationist, 2002-2008.
2002, May 13
The 2002 Farm Bill (the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002) which governs Federal farm programs for the next 6 years is signed into law. This landmark legislation will help farmers, ranchers, and private forest landowners to continue to be primary stewards of our Nation's natural resources.
2002, October 1
Funding increase for the Kansas Buffer Partnership Program during the second grant period allows 39 Kansas counties to participate in the program.