Location: Sponsored by the Ky Ag Countil and the Sandy County Foundation
The Ky Ag Countil Board of Directors is pleased to announce our new partnership with the Sand County Foundation, based in Madison, WI, who have for agreed to bring the Leopold Conservation Award to our state in 2013 -- along with its $10,000 cash prize and the significant honor it confers. We are the first state east of the Mississippi to participate in this highly prestigious award that recognizes private land owners -- individuals or families -- who exemplify the spirit of a land ethic for enhancing the natural resources that are in their care.
Kentucky Farm Service Agency (FSA) State Executive Director John W. McCauley announced today that Kentucky FSA will conduct a four-week Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) general sign-up beginning May 20 and ending on June 14. Read more.