Dig It! The Secrets of Soil

Journey into the skin of the earth to discover the amazing world of soils in “Dig It! The Secrets of Soil.” Open May 1, 2014 through March 29, 2015 at The California Museum, Sacramento, Calif.

RCPP: Coming Together for Conservation

The Regional Conservation Partnership Program (RCPP) promotes coordination between NRCS and its partners to deliver conservation assistance to producers and landowners. NRCS provides assistance through partnership agreements and through program contracts or easement agreements.

Get Started with NRCS

Do you farm or ranch and want to make improvements to the land that you own or lease? NRCS offers technical and financial assistance to help farmers, ranchers and forest landowners. Here’s how you can get started with NRCS.

Excellent Stewards of California’s Water

There are a number of challenges in producing food and fiber for hungry citizens around the globe. While farming might not be easy, for farmers like Simon Sihota, with good management practices, early planning and a little luck, farming can be successful and worthwhile.

2014 Farm Bill

The 2014 Farm Bill was enacted on February 7, 2014. NRCS offers voluntary Farm Bill conservation programs that benefit both agricultural producers and the environment. Some programs will be available immediately, while others will require limited time to be set up within the agency.

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