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2010-03-05 11:09:00

Funding is split to cover two areas within the watershed totaling 29.8 acres WATSONVILLE, Calif., March 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) announced floodplain easements have been signed and restoration work will begin shortly on a $357,000 project for the Pajaro River Watershed, funded through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).

2010-02-17 18:17:00

DAVIS, Calif., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) highlighted the investments in California that are taking place as a result of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).

2010-02-12 10:00:00

DAVIS, Calif., Feb. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) has extended the timeline to apply for a special $2 million Organic Initiative, available through the agency's Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP).

2009-12-11 09:30:00

Application deadline set for January 31 DAVIS, Calif., Dec.

2009-11-12 16:05:00

Emissions reductions equivalent to removing 153,000 cars from California highways DAVIS, Calif., Nov.

2009-11-10 14:00:00

Pollution Reduction Equivalent to Taking 150,000+ Cars Off California Roads DAVIS, Calif., Nov.

2009-10-26 10:00:00

DAVIS, Calif., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) in California will host a State Technical Advisory Committee (STAC) meeting on Nov. 9, 2009, to discuss 2010 priorities for Farm Bill conservation programs in California.

2009-07-07 13:30:00

DAVIS, Calif., July 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ten California projects, sponsored by eight partnering organizations, have been selected for funding through the Cooperative Conservation Partnership Initiative (CCPI), a new program established in the 2008 Farm Bill and administered by the USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service.

2009-05-29 14:15:00

DAVIS, Calif., May 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Organic farmers and those transitioning to organic production will have extra time to apply for conservation assistance available from USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS).


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