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Source Water Protection Week, May 1-8

Source Water Protection Week is May 1-8. Learn ways to protect your drinking water!

Cover Crops Key to Combating Heavy Spring Rains

When it comes to soil conservation, a common headache for Iowa farmers is the spring deluge that causes fields to erode showing visible scouring and gullies. Timing is also a big issue, soon after planting when the soil and crops are most susceptible.

NRCS Accepting 2017 RCPP Pre-Proposals Through May 10

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced the availability of up to $260 million for partner proposals to improve the nation's water quality, combat drought, enhance soil health, support wildlife habitat and protect agricultural viability.

Conservation Choices

A Guide to 32 Conservation and Environmental Farming Practices


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