Chief-State Conservationst Call Notes
The Chief - State Conservationist meeting minutes are posted in the wiki of our NRCS home community in Connect. Minutes from Dec. 14, 2015 and Jan, 11., 2016 have been posted.
Our Administrative Transformation community in USDA Connect is updated regularly with additional information for employees.
- Nov. 16, 2015: Administrative Transformation Operations Guidance
for State Conservationists & Directors of Caribbean and Pacific Islands Areas
- Aug. 20, 2015: A new quick reference guide, which includes a contact list for administration teams.
Conservation Client Gateway
Learn about Conservation Client Gateway, find important documents, and view video training. NRCS announced Conservation Client Gateway to the public May 27, 2015.
New Travel System & Available Training
NRCS will be using a new Temporary Duty (TDY) travel System called Concur, beginning January 26, 2015. More information is available in our Field Tools community in USDA Connect.
Web Receipt for Service (WebRFS)
Section 12204 of the Agricultural Act of 2014 now requires NRCS, the Farm Service Agency (FSA), and Rural Development (RD) to provide a receipt for service to customers. On December 1, 2014, NRCS discontinued the use of the AD-2088 form and replaced it with WebRFS.
See the link to WebRFS on the left and visit our Field Tools community in USDA Connect for more information.