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Happy Earth Day Pennsylvania . . .

On April 22, over a billion people in 190 countries will plant trees, clean up their communities, and hold educational events to highlight the importance of protecting our environment. NRCS conservationists are on the land every day helping landowners protect PA soil and water resources.

2014 Farm Bill Streamlines Conservation Programs

The 2014 Farm Bill is streamlining key conservation programs but will continue to equip Pennsylvania farmers and forest landowners with the tools they need to address resource concerns while helping the environment. Click the link above to learn more.

Conservation in the Chesapeake Bay

New USDA report shows conservation practices in the Bay watershed are preventing millions of tons of soil erosion annually while reducing harmful runoff!

A Golden Opportunity for Conservation and Cooperation

Learn how NRCS and partners are working together to improve habitat management for the Golden-winged Warbler through science-based Forestland Best Management Practices (BMPs). More

Dig A Little, Learn A Lot!

Now is the perfect time for farmers to focus attention DOWN by investigating their soil. If farmers dig a little, they can learn a lot– by smelling, feeling, and looking at their farm’s soils.
 

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