This website is a one-stop shop to connect new farmers and ranchers with USDA resources, programs and support. On the site, new farmers can find information about accessing land and capital, managing risk, finding education, outreach and technical assistance, growing businesses and markets, and investing in the land and environment. Read more.
Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey
Thanks to NRCS employees who took time out of their busy days to complete the Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey (FEVS). NRCS employees’ voices were heard, and the final response rate was a robust 80.9 percent.
Next, the Office of Personnel Management will provide the results of the survey to leadership in August. The data will then be analyzed and made into reports for employees and leadership in October. Read more.
For access to Connect, NRCS employees will need a usda.gov email address and level 2 E-Auth. NRCS partners and affiliates should use the links to NRCS applications on the left of this page or view the Integrated Accountability System. The following documents will also help you learn about Connect.