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State Technical Committee Meeting

Agenda

New Jersey State Technical Committee
Thursday, February 26, 2015
10:00-1:00 PM
NRCS State Office
220 Davidson Ave. 4th Floor
Somerset, NJ 08873)


10:00 AM Welcome - Carrie Mosley

10:10 AM September Meeting Minutes Review and Acceptance - Christine Hall

OLD BUSINESS

10:15 AM 2014 Farm Bill Programs Year in Review - Gail Bartok

10:35 AM CRP, CREP, SAFE Activity - Nancy Coles

10:45 AM Regional Conservation Partnership Program Update - Carrie Mosley

11:00 AM EWP- Floodplain Easements - Gail Bartok

11:05 AM NJ and National CIG Update - Gail Bartok

11:10 AM Practice Standard Updates – Archive Section Added - Christine Hall

11:20 AM Program Outreach Training for Partners Recap & Next Steps - Christine Hall

NEW BUSINESS

11:25 AM 2012 Ag Census Data and Trends - Bruce Eklund

11:50 AM Resources Stewardship Pilot Underway - Carrie Mosley

12:00 PM Delaware River Conservation Effects Assessment Report - Christine Hall

12:05 PM Soil Health Focus Group Update on Activities - Eileen Miller

12:20 PM State Tech Committee Membership & Survey - Christine Hall

12:25 PM Conservation Compliance for Crop Insurance Participants - Christine Hall

12:30 PM Meeting Schedule and Summer Meeting Options - Carrie Mosley

OPEN DISCUSSION

12:40 PM Open Discussion

12:55 PM Next Meeting Date

1:00 PM Adjourn

  • ACEP – Agricultural Conservation Easement Program EQIP – Environmental Quality Incentive Program
  • ALE - Agricultural Land Easements EWP – Emergency Watershed Protection
  • AMA – Agricultural Management Assistance Program HFRP – Healthy Forest Reserve Program
  • CAP – Conservation Activity Plan RCPP – Regional Conservation Partnership Program
  • CIG – Conservation Innovation Grant SAFE – State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement
  • CRP – Conservation Reserve Program WLFW – Working Lands for Wildlife
  • CREP - Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program WRE – Wetlands Reserve Easements
  • CStP – Conservation Stewardship Program

For information about this meeting contact USDA-NRCS State Office, 220 Davidson Avenue, 4th Floor, Somerset NJ 08873

Phone: 732.537.6040 or christine.hall@nj.usda.gov

PDF of Meeting Agenda for February 26, 2015 (Document requires Adobe Reader.)


Chairperson

The New Jersey State Technical Committee is chaired by the NRCS State Conservationist who can be contacted at the following address:

Carrie Mosley, State Conservationist
USDA-NRCS
220 Davidson Avenue, 4th Floor
Somerset NJ 08873
Phone: 732-537-6040
E-mail: Carrie Mosley at Carrie.Mosley@nj.usda.gov

For More Information

If you need more information about the State Technical Committee or any other NRCS program, please contact your local USDA Service Center, listed in the telephone book under U.S. Department of Agriculture, or your local conservation district.

The following document requires Adobe Acrobat.
State Technical Committee Fact Sheet - A Seat at the Table for Conservation Policy (1337 kb)

 

This past last updated February 12, 2015