Eighty years ago, Congress passed the Soil Conservation Act in response to the devastating effects of the Dust Bowl. USDA and farmers are still working together to address the natural resource challenges of today and tomorrow – for generations to come.
Each month, the New York Grazing Coalition Grazette provides announcements about grazing events in New York and the northeast, along with informative tips for new and seasoned grazers.
Producers wanting crop insurance for 2016 must be in compliance by June 1, 2015. Use these steps to ensure you’re in compliance.
NRCS will provide technical and financial assistance directly to private and tribal landowners to restore and protect natural habitats and ecosystem functions through the purchase of these easements.
Applications are being accepted for up to $20 million in grants to facilitate creation of new, innovative markets for carbon credits, providing additional revenue sources for producers to use to address natural resource conservation challenges.
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