Mobile Irrigation Lab in Florida

Cindy Florida, USDA-NRCS

USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service in Florida has a part to play in helping Lake County Florida growers evaluate their irrigation systems to be more efficient. Report (1:00 mp3)

NRCS Chief on Farm Bill Involvement

Cindy USDA-NRCS

USDA continues to be very involved in the Farm Bill process, especially when it comes to the conservation title, according to USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service Chief Arlen Lancaster. Report (1:00 mp3)

Riparian Buffers Program

Cindy Alabama, USDA-NRCS

Riparian buffers are good for the environment, wildlife and general aesthetics, and USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service in Alabama can help with the cost of installing them. Report (1:30 mp3)

Suwannee River Poultry Project

Cindy Florida, Poultry, USDA-NRCS

A Suwannee County poultry producer talks about improving their efficiency and the environment with the use of best management practices and how USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service in Florida helped. Report (1:30 mp3)

AL NRCS Retirement

Cindy Alabama, USDA-NRCS

Natural Resources Conservation Service in Alabama Public Affairs specialist Julie Best is retiring after two decades of service with the agency. Report (1:30 mp3)

Florida Conservation Districts Meet

Cindy Florida, USDA-NRCS

The Association of Florida Conservation Districts held its annual meeting last week in West Palm Beach and funding for conservation efforts was a major topic of discussion. Report(2:00 mp3) Report(1:00 mp3)