NRCS welcomed USDA Deputy Under Secretary Ann Mills with a tour of the Guánica/Río Loco watershed restoration project. Deputy Under Secretary Mills originally announced USDA funding of the Guánica project at the 2009 USCRTF meeting in San Juan.
Caribbean Area farmers, ranchers and producers: apply today for EQIP FY 2016 funding - submit your application by December 18, 2015 to be evaluated in our first round!
Puerto Rico wants to encourage more farmers markets like the Santurce Marketplace, located twenty minutes from Old San Juan. One of the island's oldest markets, it is known for its farmers who bring in fresh produce every day (Photo: cogito ergo Imago).
Technical experts at NRCS can help producers in Puerto Rico and the USVI apply science-based conservation solutions to build resilience in their operations and defend against the impacts of drought.
USDA-NRCS & FNS staff join UPR Agricultural Extension Service (SEA), for a week-long, hands-on Huertos Caseros y Nutrición (Community Gardens & Nutrition) workshop at the Alturas de Peñuelas Multi-Family Housing Community the last week of July.
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