Latest Conservation Reserve Program Stories

2012-07-25 23:03:21

Ducks Unlimited voices support for NAWCA reauthorization, duck stamp price increase and electronic access. WASHINGTON (PRWEB) July 25, 2012 The Senate

2012-06-21 23:03:29

World's leader in wetlands and waterfowl conservation expresses support for strong conservation title, stands ready to help carry farm bill forward. WASHINGTON

2010-11-05 15:39:13

Estimating the long-term impact of agriculture on land is tricky when you don't have much information about what a field was like before it was farmed.

2010-10-05 12:13:00

Funding amount equals a record setting year for NRCS California DAVIS, Calif., Oct.

2010-03-24 19:00:00

California Signup Runs Through April 23rd DAVIS, Calif., March 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is currently accepting applications through April 23rd in four eastern California counties for participation in a new initiative.

2010-03-19 15:32:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- David Brown, Acting State Conservationist for the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) in Pennsylvania has announced that applications are still being accepted for the Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) organic initiative. Pennsylvania farmers transitioning to organic agriculture or those who are certified organic are encouraged to apply for assistance to implement conservation practices on their land.

2010-03-19 09:42:52

The scramble to find sufficient land for biofuel production has experts eyeing marginal croplands that have been placed in the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP).

2009-08-10 18:00:00

DAVIS, Calif., Aug. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new program is available to California agricultural and forestry producers offering financial incentives to adopt additional conservation activities on their land.

2009-05-28 09:17:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) announced it is the lead investor in "GreenTrees," a program that aims to reforest 1 million acres in the Lower Mississippi Alluvial Valley.

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