USDA Announces Funding for Conservation Partnerships

first_img USDA Announces Funding for Conservation Partnerships Home Indiana Agriculture News USDA Announces Funding for Conservation Partnerships Lean Hogs HEM21 (JUN 21) 122.68 0.22 Minor Changes in June WASDE Report By Andy Eubank – May 4, 2015 Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack announced funding available through the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service Regional Conservation Partnership Program to improve U.S. water quality, combat drought, enhance soil health, support wildlife habitat and protect agricultural viability. The 235-million dollars will fund the second round of projects through the RCPP program – which builds on already-record enrollment in conservation programs. Vilsack says this initiative allows local partners the opportunity to design and invest in conservation projects specifically tailored for their communities. In this new round of applications – USDA NRCS is looking for even greater emphasis on expanding partnerships that break down barriers, work across boundaries, leverage resources and create new opportunities for innovation. Visit www.nrcs.usda.gov and search RCPP for more information. SHARE Facebook Twitter Facebook Twitter How Indiana Crops are Faring Versus Other States Battle Resistance With the Soy Checkoff ‘Take Action’ Program Live Cattle LEM21 (JUN 21) 118.70 1.13 STAY CONNECTED5,545FansLike3,961FollowersFollow187SubscribersSubscribe Soybean ZSN21 (JUL 21) 1508.50 -35.50 Previous articleNetflix to Stream FarmlandNext articleMorning Outlook Andy Eubank RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Corn ZCN21 (JUL 21) 684.50 -14.50 Feeder Cattle GFQ21 (AUG 21) 151.18 2.78 Name Sym Last Change SHARE Wheat ZWN21 (JUL 21) 680.75 -3.00 All quotes are delayed snapshotslast_img

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