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From Fred Vocasek, Senior Lab Agronomist:

We are getting lab questions about a particular Soil Quality Enhancement to qualify for NRCS payments under the CSP program. 677 more words


NACD President Speaks at RCPP Event

NACD President Lee McDaniel participated in a USDA NRCS press conference celebrating the Regional Conservation Partnership Program (RCPP). The event was held at the historic Terra Rubra Farm in Maryland (the birthplace of Francis Scott Key). 218 more words

NACD In Action


USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is accepting pre-proposals for $235 million in total funding through its Regional Conservation Partnership Program (RCPP), which is promotes coordination between NRCS and its partners to deliver conservation assistance to producers and landowners.   6 more words

Funding Opportunity

USDA Announces $235 Million Available for Innovative New Conservation Partnerships

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced today an investment of up to $235 million to improve the nation’s water quality, combat drought, enhance soil health, support wildlife habitat and protect agricultural viability. 721 more words


Plant Bully?

Have you ever thought of plants as bullies?

That idea never crossed my mind.

Until… I heard it suggested by our instructor, Rob Emanuel, at a Tualatin River Watershed Weed Watcher workshop. 526 more words

Oregon Master Naturalist

earth Day ... in lower case -e-


Definition: 1. land, ground, terra firma; floor. 2. soil, clay, loam; dirt, sod, turf; ground. 3. terrestrial.

Forty-five years ago, I participated in the first Earth Day Celebration held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on… 1,415 more words