An environmental training session for operators of Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations (CAFOs), will be held March 4 in Huron at the Crossroads Convention Center.
Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. with the program following at 8:50 a.m. and concluding at… Continue reading
Written by Tony Biasotti, Courtesy of Virginia Tech
“In an ideal scenario, we will be able to integrate native wildflowers into pasture systems in a way that does not decrease cattle production, and that creates enough bloom that it helps… Continue reading
Public comments will be accepted until February 18, 2020.
PHOENIX, December 16, 2019 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) seeks public comments on its interim rule for the Environmental Quality Incentives Program… Continue reading
Courtesy of kla.org
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment has a program available to help ranchers further protect watershed areas. The Kansas Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategies (WRAPS) program is designed to address ongoing impairments attributed to nonpoint-source… Continue reading
Acting Deputy Agriculture Secretary Michael Young today announced that a contract renewal sign-up is underway for the Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP), USDA’s largest working lands conservation program with more than 80 million acres enrolled. USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service… Continue reading
By: Jennifer Stewart
February 5, 2014
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – While Congress has agreed on a long-debated and much-anticipated farm bill, a Purdue Extension agricultural economist says the process of interpreting and finalizing specifics of the law is far from… Continue reading