Skip Navigation

Conservation Connection e-blast - January 15, 2010

Conservation Connection e-blast

Conservation Connection e-blast...the latest news from NRCS Massachusetts and our partners

USDA announces sign-up for organic initiative

Massachusetts organic farmers and those in transition to organic production may sign-up now for technical and financial assistance under the federal Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) Organic Initiative administered by the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS). Farmers are encouraged to apply by March 12th in order for their applications to be reviewed and ranked for currently available funds.

Read more at 


To receive Massachusetts Conservation Connection e-blasts by e-mail or to be removed from the list, please send an e-mail message to  

Helping People Help the Land

NRCS Massachusetts State Office: 451 West Street, Amherst, MA 01002 | 413-253-4350 | fax 413-253-4395 |  

Christine S. Clarke, State Conservationist

Massachusetts Conservation Connection editor: Diane Baedeker Petit, Public Affairs Officer

NRCS field offices are located at USDA Service Centers in Barnstable, Greenfield, Hadley, Holden, Pittsfield, Westford and West Wareham.
Visit for addresses and phone numbers.

USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.