Latest Natural Resources Conservation Service Stories

2011-01-10 14:00:00

Over $5 million available for grassland and farmland conservation programs DAVIS, Calif., Jan. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Private landowners interested in protecting their grassland or farmland with this year's funding are encouraged to get their applications in soon.

2011-01-06 14:00:00

Over $40 million available for wetlands conservation in California, including new Grazing Reserved Rights Pilot Program DAVIS, Calif., Jan.

2010-12-15 12:49:00

Projects proposals for AWEP and CCPI will be accepted through Jan. 28, 2011, for consideration DAVIS, Calif., Dec.

2010-12-15 12:20:00

Priority Given to Projects in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed and the Mississippi River Basin HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- USDA is seeking proposals for grants to improve water quality, air quality and promote energy conservation.

2010-12-13 17:00:00

Funding Deadline Set for March 4, 2011 DAVIS, Calif., Dec.

2010-11-08 17:59:00

Applicants are encouraged to submit applications for projects through Nov. 12, 2010 DAVIS, Calif., Nov.

2010-10-25 17:04:00

FRESNO, Calif., Oct. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Results tabulated from the first two years of a new voluntary air quality program show farmers are making significant improvements in reducing nitrous oxide emissions, precursors of ozone.

2010-10-22 11:16:00

FRESNO, Calif., Oct. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being issued by USDA - Natural Resources Conservation Service: WHAT: Results have been tabulated from the first two years of a new air quality program, made available in the 2008 Farm Bill, for farmers in 36 California counties.

2010-10-07 16:43:00

Applications Will Be Accepted Through Jan. 7, 2011 DAVIS, Calif., Oct.

2010-10-05 12:13:00

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

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