Conservation Stewardship Program: May 10 Deadline Plus 3 Improvements

🕔Apr 8, 2019The next deadline for Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP) applications to be considered for funding this year is May 10, 2019. USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) plans to invest up to $700 […]

Nebraska: USDA Announces Additional Emergency Programs

🕔Mar 26, 2019USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) State Executive Director Nancy Johner today announced that emergency grazing of Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) acres is authorized for all Nebraska counties, due to the […]

CRP: Declining Wildlife Populations May Indicate a Need for Change

🕔Jan 29, 2019Many landowners want to make changes in Conservation Reserve Program hardwood plantations because of declining populations of game animals, especially deer. Such changes can be made with approval from the […]

North Carolina: Assistance Available for Hurricane Damaged Ag Land

🕔Dec 27, 2018North Carolina farmers with privately owned lands in Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) declared disaster counties can apply for financial assistance to address resource concerns that were caused by 2018 […]

Trading Hunting Access For Restoration Help – And Dollars – DTN

🕔Mar 8, 2018Larry Rhodes has always relied on Mother Nature and patience to restore the timber on his Angus seedstock cow/calf operation. Conservation is a passion for this Carlinville, Illinois, producer. So, […]

FARMERS.gov is USDA’s New Combo Website for 3 Farm Related Agencies

🕔Feb 1, 2018Farmers.gov is the new interactive one-stop website for producers from USDA. Multiple features will be added over the coming months said U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue at the unveiling […]

Drought: Northern Plains – More Land Available for Emergency Haying and Grazing

🕔Jul 20, 2017Today, Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture is authorizing the use of additional Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) lands for emergency grazing and haying in and […]

Rice Farmers Generate First Carbon Credits Purchased by Microsoft

🕔Jun 15, 2017Chris Isbell didn’t set out to make history.  He was just following in his father’s footsteps. But on June 14, 2017, Chris Isbell and six other farmers – two from […]

Wetlands: U.S. Supreme Court Will Hear Farmer’s Challenge to USDA Policy on Jan. 6

🕔Dec 28, 2016The U.S. Supreme Court on Jan. 6 may decide whether it will hear a legal challenge to USDA’s wetlands determination system filed by a South Dakota farmer last fall. Miner […]

Mississippi: Local Produce Growers Get Help with Harvest Timing

🕔Oct 7, 2016Fresh vegetable growers face all kinds of challenges but not getting the water on the crop at the right time makes all the difference in successfully delivering vegetables to local restaurant chefs […]

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