Whether you're taking a vacation or looking at retirement, you plan so you can be prepared and get the results you desire. The same idea applies to managing the natural resources on your land. A conservation plan is your free roadmap to identify and reach goals for your operation.
To truly understand the scope of Chesapeake Bay conservation activities, you need a bird’s eye view of the rivers, streams, and creeks feeding this vast ecosystem. NRCS joins partners in highlighting ongoing investments in natural resource protection benefitting all Virginians.
Virginia will commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Third Battle of Winchester in September 2014. Learn how NRCS is helping the Shenandoah Valley Battlefields Foundation protect parts of this important historic site by keeping it in agricultural protection.
Virginia has been part of USDA's StrikeForce for Rural Growth and Opportunity since 2013, reaching out to make programs and services more accessible to all citizens. Learn how our StrikeForce team helped this Eastern Shore grower buy land to continue his family farming heritage.
The 2014 Farm Bill is streamlining key conservation programs but will continue to equip Virginia farmers and forest landowners with the tools they need to address resource concerns while helping the environment. Click the link above to learn more.
Learn more about Virginia soil health champions like Anthony Beery.
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