$150 million in funding is available for agricultural producers through the Conservation Stewardship Program.
Applications are being accepted for the Leopold Conservation Award program in Kentucky. The $10,000 award honors farmers, ranchers and other private landowners who voluntarily demonstrate outstanding stewardship and management of natural resources.
Burchell Blevins has been named Landowner of the Year for Kentucky’s Southeast Region for his continued dedication to conservation maintenance, improving wildlife habitat and outreach activities.
Cain Family Farms in Knox County was recently awarded the Grazing Hero Award at the Kentucky Association of Conservation Districts Annual Convention. The award is given to the most sustainable beef cattle operation in the state.
Louisville is Kentucky's largest city and the 30th largest in the country. Look closer though, and you will see beyond an urban landscape. USDA-NRCS and others are working together to ensure that wildlife habitat and conservation exists in this metropolitan area.
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