South Carolina Accepting Applications for FY 2015 EQIP Sign-up

South Carolina farmers interested in reducing soil erosion, improving water quality, and creating wildlife habitat on their land have until December 19, 2014, to be considered for funding through USDA’s Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) for fiscal year 2015.

USDA, partners usher in a new era in conservation

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced the launch the new Regional Conservation Partnership Program
(RCPP), which will streamline conservation efforts by combining four conservation programs into one and welcome new partners into the conservation mission.

SC NRCS receives funding to help farmers and landowners in StrikeForce counties

NRCS will target $665,000 this year in funding for SC farmers and landowners in persistent poverty rural areas, helping to install conservation practices through cost-share to eligible applicants. 

2014 Farm Bill streamlines, consolidates conservation programs

The 2014 Farm Bill continues to provide technical and financial assistance available to farmers, ranchers and forest landowners in South Carolina. Learn more. 

Agri+Culture: Following Food from the Farm to the Fork in South Carolina

This documentary explores the rise of the farm-to-fork movement in South Carolina, and the folks who are working to produce fresh, tasty, safe, local food. Check it out at  

back pause forward

NRCS Websites & Additional Assistance

NRCS State Websites

Find local program and technical information on our NRCS state websites.

National Centers

Data on our Nation's natural resources and technical tools are delivered from NRCS National Centers.

Web Applications & Tools

View our numerous web products that help communicate info into a timely and complete way.

En Español

NRCS information in Spanish.

NRCS Home | | Site Map | Civil Rights | FOIA | Accessibility Statement

Privacy Policy| Non-Discrimination Statement | Information Quality | | |