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USDA announced closure of all Civilian Conservation centers without notifying Congress.
National Outstanding Young Farmer Award was founded by U.S. Junior Chamber in 1955.
USDA is investing up to $25 million per year over the next 5 years to support the adoption and evaluation of innovative conservation on ag lands.
Funding will be provided through Wetland Reserve Enhancement Partnership.
Nebraska farmer sums it up: 'It takes all of us working together – farmers, the government, and the private sector – to deliver climate solutions.'
FSA stopped accepting applications last fall; this year's signup will include limited practices.
Sustainability partnership sets conservation field days and training. U of I study finds consumers prefer pork at 145 degrees. IFCA offers wallet cards.
Comment on the proposed changes through July 5, 2019.
NRCS Notes: Conservation failures typically fall into one of five categories.