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Successful Farmer Through the Generations - Celebrating Black History

In the heart of south central Kentucky, you will find Travis Cleaver, a third-generation farmer in Larue and Hart Counties. As a multi-generational farmer, Travis learned how to grow tobacco and raise livestock with his parents and grandparents.

National Conservation Practice Standards Have Been Updated

USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) has updated its national conservation practice standards. The 2018 Farm Bill required NRCS to review all 169 of its national conservation practices, to increase flexibility and incorporate new technologies.

New Features help producers manage conservation activities online

New self-service features on will help farmers and ranchers manage their conservation activities online and request assistance from USDA

Danny and Carole Korakas Farm Third-Generation Land

Danny and Carole always had a love for nature and gardening. After leaving the corporate world, Danny moved his family to a quaint eastern Kentucky town to continue the legacy as a third-generation farmer.

Coronavirus and USDA Service Centers

USDA Service Centers are open for business by phone appointment only.


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A list of Web-based resources for access to natural resource data collected by NRCS.

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