Application Deadline for Conservation Programs Announced

Maine NRCS has announced that August 15, 2014 is the deadline for Fiscal Year 2015 applications for the Environmental Quality Incentives Program and the Agricultural Management Assistance Program. Interested landowners should visit their local NRCS office.

First Participants in CSP Can Renew for Five More Years

Producers with expiring Conservation Stewardship (CSP) contracts have from July 11 until September 12, 2014 to submit an application to renew their expiring CSP contracts.

We'd Like to Reach You!

Outreach is part of NRCS' daily business.  We work to ensure that programs and services are made accessible to all customers.  We'd like to reach you too!  Please contact your local USDA Service Center if we can help you address your natural resource concerns.

2014 Farm Bill Streamlines, Consolidates Conservation Programs

The 2014 Farm Bill continues to provide technical and financial assistance available to farmers, and forest landowners.

Soil Health

Soil is a living and life-giving substance.  Keeping our soil healthy and productive is of paramount importance.  Visit "Unlock the Secrets of the Soil" and watch videos, obtain resources, and view other information about the importance of soil health.

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