Deputy Agriculture Secretary Michael Young today announced a contract renewal sign-up for the CSP, USDA’s largest working lands conservation program.
In an effort to improve wildlife habitat and the health of private forest lands, USDA, FSA today announced incentives available for CRP participants.
NRCS has made updates to the program to help producers better evaluate conservation options and the benefits to their operations and natural resources.
The USDA, which considers feral pigs an invasive species, plans to use bait to attract the animals and shoot them from a helicopter.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced the release of a three-year conservation strategy that will guide the voluntary restoration of 500,000 acres of habitat for the lesser…..
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced the availability of up to $260 million for partner proposals to improve the nation’s water quality, combat drought, enhance soil health, support…..
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced the availability of up to $20 million in competitive grants through the Conservation Innovation Grants (CIG) program.
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and partners across the nation together will direct up to $720 million towards 84 conservation projects…..
Conservation science is a broad, deep field that’s growing all the time.
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced that $150 million in funding is available for agricultural producers through the Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP), USDA’s largest…..
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced the availability of $40 million to help ranchers and other partners in 11 western states restore and protect sagebrush habitat for greater…..
Today, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) announced they will invest another $211 million in support of greater sage-grouse conservation on private…..
The TRCP applauded today’s announcement by the U.S. Department of Agriculture detailing the 2015 application process and funding levels for the Voluntary Public Access and Habitat Incentives Program.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture today announced close to $800 million in funding for locally led solutions to regional conservation challenges in 2015 via its Regional Conservation Partnership.
Says Congressman Jim Bridenstine “The fear of my constituents is that the USDA is expanding outside of its Intended mission.”…
Integrating native, warm-season grasses into livestock operations is simply a commonsense approach that’s good for producers, good for wildlife, good for consumers and good for taxpayers…
Innovative partnership preserves working lands and supports efforts of private landowners to conserve habitat for at-risk species.
A new USDA initiative enabling private landowners to enroll lands in the Conservation Reserve Program, including 1 million acres in CRP measures to conserve grasslands and wetlands.
Enrollment of 2.8 Million Acres for Conservation Reserve Program Announced; 8 Additional States and one Tribe Approved for Voluntary Public Access Program…
$8 million in federal funds allocated to “Open Fields” public access program to increase hunting and angling opportunities on private lands…