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Grainnet.com
USDA to Update Conservation Stewardship ProgramMedia; and Max Fisher, NGFA Director of Economics and Government Affairs The U
USDA to Update Conservation Stewardship Program
Grainnet.com / Posted 2 days ago
Media; and Max Fisher, NGFA Director of Economics and Government Affairs The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Natural Resources Conservation Service recently announced it will be making several changes to its Conservation Stewardship... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
USDA Describes $328M Oil Spill Restoration Plan For Gulfavailable, he said. Bonnie described the plan Monday at a Mississippi timber p
USDA Describes $328M Oil Spill Restoration Plan For Gulf
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 6 days ago
available, he said. Bonnie described the plan Monday at a Mississippi timber plot where the owner has worked with USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service to help improve downstream water quality. “We’re working side-by-side with farmers,... Read more
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Southwest Daily News
USDA describes $328M oil spill restoration plan for Gulfavailable, he said. Bonnie described the plan Monday at a Mississippi timber p
USDA describes $328M oil spill restoration plan for Gulf
Southwest Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
available, he said. Bonnie described the plan Monday at a Mississippi timber plot where the owner has worked with USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service to help improve downstream water quality. "We're working side-by-side with farmers,... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
USDA describes $328M oil spill restoration plan for Gulfavailable, he said. Bonnie described the plan Monday at a Mississippi timber p
USDA describes $328M oil spill restoration plan for Gulf
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 6 days ago
available, he said. Bonnie described the plan Monday at a Mississippi timber plot where the owner has worked with USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service to help improve downstream water quality. (Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
USDA describes $328M oil spill restoration plan for Gulfavailable, he said. Bonnie described the plan Monday at a Mississippi timber p
USDA describes $328M oil spill restoration plan for Gulf
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 6 days ago
available, he said. Bonnie described the plan Monday at a Mississippi timber plot where the owner has worked with USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service to help improve downstream water quality. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
USDA describes $328M oil spill restoration plan for Gulfavailable, he said. Bonnie described the plan Monday at a Mississippi timber p
USDA describes $328M oil spill restoration plan for Gulf
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 6 days ago
available, he said. Bonnie described the plan Monday at a Mississippi timber plot where the owner has worked with USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service to help improve downstream water quality. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
USDA describes $328M oil spill restoration plan for Gulfavailable, he said. Bonnie described the plan Monday at a Mississippi timber p
USDA describes $328M oil spill restoration plan for Gulf
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 6 days ago
available, he said. Bonnie described the plan Monday at a Mississippi timber plot where the owner has worked with USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service to help improve downstream water quality. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
USDA describes $328M oil spill restoration plan for Gulfavailable, he said. Bonnie described the plan Monday at a Mississippi timber p
USDA describes $328M oil spill restoration plan for Gulf
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 6 days ago
available, he said. Bonnie described the plan Monday at a Mississippi timber plot where the owner has worked with USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service to help improve downstream water quality. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
USDA describes $328M oil spill restoration plan for Gulfavailable, he said. Bonnie described the plan Monday at a Mississippi timber p
USDA describes $328M oil spill restoration plan for Gulf
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 days ago
available, he said. Bonnie described the plan Monday at a Mississippi timber plot where the owner has worked with USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service to help improve downstream water quality. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
USDA describes $328M oil spill restoration plan for Gulfavailable, he said. Bonnie described the plan Monday at a Mississippi timber p
USDA describes $328M oil spill restoration plan for Gulf
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 6 days ago
available, he said. Bonnie described the plan Monday at a Mississippi timber plot where the owner has worked with USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service to help improve downstream water quality. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All... Read more
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KXXV Waco
USDA describes $328M oil spill restoration plan for Gulfavailable, he said. Bonnie described the plan Monday at a Mississippi timber p
USDA describes $328M oil spill restoration plan for Gulf
KXXV Waco / Posted 6 days ago
available, he said. Bonnie described the plan Monday at a Mississippi timber plot where the owner has worked with USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service to help improve downstream water quality. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
USDA describes $328M oil spill restoration plan for Gulfavailable, he said. Bonnie described the plan Monday at a Mississippi timber p
USDA describes $328M oil spill restoration plan for Gulf
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 6 days ago
available, he said. Bonnie described the plan Monday at a Mississippi timber plot where the owner has worked with USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service to help improve downstream water quality. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All... Read more
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Daily Press
$11.5M in federal grants aimed at cleaner Chesapeake Baycomes from the U.S. Forest Service, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, National Oc
$11.5M in federal grants aimed at cleaner Chesapeake Bay
Daily Press / Posted 11 days ago
comes from the U.S. Forest Service, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Natural Resources Conservation Service and private companies such as the Altria Group, CSX and Alcoa. For more information... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
$1.3M grant for Salinas Valley water project awarded to Resource Conservation District of Monterey CountyShipper Association, The Nature Conservancy, the Central Coast Wetlands Group,
$1.3M grant for Salinas Valley water project awarded to Resource Conservation District of Monterey County
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Shipper Association, The Nature Conservancy, the Central Coast Wetlands Group, the University of California, the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service and the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary. James Herrera can be reached at... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
Land owners can apply for money to help conserve habitatrangeland, prescribed burns and brush management. The money is available throu
Land owners can apply for money to help conserve habitat
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 15 days ago
rangeland, prescribed burns and brush management. The money is available through the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Natural Resources Conservation Service. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Low levels at Utah reservoirs hurting agriculture, recreationwhere they were, and in many cases either empty of close to that,” said Randy J
Low levels at Utah reservoirs hurting agriculture, recreation
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 16 days ago
where they were, and in many cases either empty of close to that,” said Randy Julander, a Snow Survey Supervisor for the Natural Resources Conservation Service with the US Department of Agriculture. Utah Lake is extremely low for this time of... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Conserve Illinois: Managing nutrients leads to better yields, cleaner waterare often provided through fertilizer, manure and compost. As the nation’s pri
Conserve Illinois: Managing nutrients leads to better yields, cleaner water
Bureau County Republican / Posted 16 days ago
are often provided through fertilizer, manure and compost. As the nation’s private lands conservation agency, USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service helps producers use nutrients wisely — through a conservation practice called nutrient... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
USDA invests $26.6 million in projects to spur agricultural innovationconservation finance and assistance to existing and potential historically unde
USDA invests $26.6 million in projects to spur agricultural innovation
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 17 days ago
conservation finance and assistance to existing and potential historically underserved USDA customers. CIG, administered by Natural Resources Conservation Service, is funded through the popular Environmental Quality Incentives Program. Mike... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago awarded $1M USDA urban farming grantsuch as Chicago's have potential to address both social and environmental chall
Chicago awarded $1M USDA urban farming grant
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
such as Chicago's have potential to address both social and environmental challenges, said Jason Weller, chief of the Natural Resources Conservation Service, the USDA agency that administers the grants. "Obviously, they have big goals, but... Read more
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Deseret News
Dry August puts pressure on irrigators, saps reservoir storageprecipitation in August, according to the latest climate report released Wednes
Dry August puts pressure on irrigators, saps reservoir storage
Deseret News / Posted 18 days ago
precipitation in August, according to the latest climate report released Wednesday by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Natural Resources Conservation Service, and the statewide average was not much better — 0.9 inches. The result was a... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Pheasant index up 29 pct. from last yearConservation Act, bipartisan legislation to improve access to voluntary farm co
Pheasant index up 29 pct. from last year
Marshall Independent / Posted 19 days ago
Conservation Act, bipartisan legislation to improve access to voluntary farm conservation programs administered through the Natural Resources Conservation Service, an agency within the U.S. Department of Agriculture that provides technical and... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Old, new techniques can improve soil qualityto improve the quality of our soils. For more information about soil health an
Old, new techniques can improve soil quality
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 22 days ago
to improve the quality of our soils. For more information about soil health and conservation please contact your local Natural Resources Conservation Service field office by visiting tx.nrcs.usda.gov. You can also visit the NRCS soil health... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Slow the flowthe Illinois Land Improvement Contractors Association (ILICA), the Illinois Cor
Slow the flow
Bureau County Republican / Posted 26 days ago
the Illinois Land Improvement Contractors Association (ILICA), the Illinois Corn Growers Association (ICGA), The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), the Bureau County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD), The Illinois... Read more
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Deseret News
Next step for American Fork River: Measure the risks with an eye toward springneed to know what needs to be done." Dave Brown, the Utah state conservationis
Next step for American Fork River: Measure the risks with an eye toward spring
Deseret News / Posted 26 days ago
need to know what needs to be done." Dave Brown, the Utah state conservationist with the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Natural Resources Conservation Service, said an aerial drone flew over the site Monday to quantify the amount of material... Read more
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WYFF 4 Greenville
USDA offices closed, colleges take precautions after ‘serious threats’Research Service, the Food Safety Inspection Service, the Forest Service, the N
USDA offices closed, colleges take precautions after ‘serious threats’
WYFF 4 Greenville / Posted 26 days ago
Research Service, the Food Safety Inspection Service, the Forest Service, the National Agricultural Library, the Natural Resources Conservation Service, the Office of the Inspector General and USDA departmental management. Herrick said... Read more
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Business Wire
Historic, Landscape-Level Sagebrush Ecosystem Conservation Program Announced for Nevadapartners, including The Nature Conservancy, Trout Unlimited, Nevada Governor Sa
Historic, Landscape-Level Sagebrush Ecosystem Conservation Program Announced for Nevada
Business Wire / Posted 26 days ago
partners, including The Nature Conservancy, Trout Unlimited, Nevada Governor Sandoval’s Sagebrush Ecosystem Program, USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service and Agricultural Research Service, and the University of Nevada - Reno. “Newmont... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
USDA threats force 5 states to close officesResearch Service (ARS), Food Safety Inspection Service (FSIS), Forest Service (
USDA threats force 5 states to close offices
Dayton Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
Research Service (ARS), Food Safety Inspection Service (FSIS), Forest Service (FS), National Agricultural Library (NAL), Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), Office of the Inspector General, and USDA Departmental Management. USDA said... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Threat forces closure of USDA office in Raleigh, 5 other citiesResearch Service (ARS), Food Safety Inspection Service (FSIS), Forest Service (
Threat forces closure of USDA office in Raleigh, 5 other cities
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 27 days ago
Research Service (ARS), Food Safety Inspection Service (FSIS), Forest Service (FS), National Agricultural Library (NAL), Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), Office of the Inspector General, and USDA Departmental Management. The USDA... Read more
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KWGN Denver
Threats force federal offices to close offices in Fort Collins, 4 other statesoffices in five states, including Colorado, on Tuesday after receiving anonymou
Threats force federal offices to close offices in Fort Collins, 4 other states
KWGN Denver / Posted 27 days ago
offices in five states, including Colorado, on Tuesday after receiving anonymous threats. A sign on Building B of the Natural Resources Conservation Service at 2150 Centre St. in Fort Collins said the building is closed, with no exceptions or... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Threats force federal offices to close offices in Fort Collins, 4 other statesoffices in five states, including Colorado, on Tuesday after receiving anonymou
Threats force federal offices to close offices in Fort Collins, 4 other states
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 27 days ago
offices in five states, including Colorado, on Tuesday after receiving anonymous threats. A sign on Building B of the Natural Resources Conservation Service at 2150 Centre St. in Fort Collins said the building is closed, with no exceptions or... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Extremely low monarch numbers latest downturn in 20-year declineand Journey North, which generate a great deal of information and education abo
Extremely low monarch numbers latest downturn in 20-year decline
Chicago Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
and Journey North, which generate a great deal of information and education about the monarch; and federal agencies, including the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Natural Resources Conservation Service, which work to increase monarch hab... Read more
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Deseret News
Tests show elevated levels of metals in American Fork River sedimentis being refurbished — and raised 15 feet — in a restoration effort being carri
Tests show elevated levels of metals in American Fork River sediment
Deseret News / Posted 30 days ago
is being refurbished — and raised 15 feet — in a restoration effort being carried by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Natural Resources Conservation Service. Project engineers said as the last of the water was being drained from the reservoir... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Oktibbeha Co. Lake repair bids come in under July estimatecould be on the hook for about 20 percent of the bill. District 3 Supervisor M
Oktibbeha Co. Lake repair bids come in under July estimate
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted a month ago
could be on the hook for about 20 percent of the bill. District 3 Supervisor Marvell Howard confirmed funds from the Natural Resources Conservation Service will pay for about 83 percent of the total project. The remaining 17 percent -- almost... Read more

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