monarch habitat eqip deadline friday!
There is a deadline this Friday for getting signed up for a special Monarch Habitat EQIP contract that’s very different from the normal. You don’t have to be a producer, it’s not a rental payment but an incentive for seeding so it’s a one-time payment. So, anyone with an odd half acre minimum (like where […]
Rick Haney, gangly and garrulous, paces in front of a congregation of government conservationists, working the room for laughs before he gets to the hard data. The U.S. Department of Agriculture soil scientist points to an aerial photograph of research plots outside his facility in Temple, Texas. “Our drones took this shot,” he says, then shakes […]
Funds Available For Organic Producers Application Deadlines Rapidly Approaching USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is accepting applications for the 2013 EQIP Organic Initiative, and has $50 million to give to organic (and transitioning) producers who will be implementing conservation practices on their land. Every state has a different application deadline, with some (California, Illinois, […]