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The ABCs of Soil Health

Healthy soil gives us clean air and water, bountiful crops, productive grazing lands, diverse wildlife, and beautiful landscapes. See the ABCs of Soil Health for some amazing facts about soil’s role in supporting life on this planet, and what we can do to make our soils healthy.

2018 Omnibus Bill Nixes DUNS and SAM Requirements for Farmers

Effectively immediately, NRCS financial assistance program participants will no longer need Dun and Bradstreet’s Data Universal Numbering System (DUNS) number, or to register in the System for Award Management (SAM).

Cereal Rye, taking it to the next level

Cereal rye is a popular cover crop because of versatility & performance. Work at the Kansas Plant Materials Center is guiding cover crop selection beyond the species level.

Farmers Can 'Bee' a Friend to Pollinators

Agricultural producers can use conservation practices to help pollinators by creating and enhancing habitat.

Supporting America's Working Lands

For more than 80 years, NRCS has helped people make investments in their operations and local communities to keep working lands working. Learn more ...

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