Latest Environmental Quality Incentives Program Stories

2009-01-16 10:00:00

USDA Funds Target Counties Exceeding Federal Limits for Ozone and Particulate Matter DAVIS, Calif., Jan.

2008-08-07 12:00:21

To: STATE EDITORS Contact: Anita Brown +1-530-792-5644, or Alan Forkey +1-530-792- 5653, both of Natural Resources Conservation Service Sign up follows record $54 million in conservation contracts in California in 2008 DAVIS, Calif., Aug.

2008-08-04 18:00:26

By Mike Surbrugg, The Joplin Globe, Mo. Aug. 4--It's not every day that a farm program puts smiles on the faces of farmers and conservationists.

2008-07-23 12:00:48

DAVIS, Calif., July 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 2008 Farm Bill (Food Conservation and Energy Act of 2008) became law on May 22, and included a strong conservation component that translates into millions of dollars in technical and financial assistance for California farmers, ranchers, forest managers and organizations to protect natural resources on private lands.

2008-07-15 21:00:18

More than $200 million for two voluntary conservation programs will be available to farmers and ranchers, U.S. Agriculture Secretary Ed Schafer said.

Word of the Day
  • Growing in low tufty patches.
The word 'cespitose' comes from a Latin word meaning 'turf'.