USDA has released a paper evaluating conservation programs that will help with strategic planning for NRCS and discussions for a new farm bill. Report (1:00 wma)
USDA’sÂ NRCS offices in Alabama have information on how lagoons can beÂ a real asset. Â Report (1:05 wma)
Unpaved roads can cause sediment to pollute nearby streams, so paving them can help natural resources as well as save county road managers time and money in the long run. Report (1:00 wma)
Growers can save water and energy with USDA’s new irrigation calculator. Report (1:00 wma)
Find out about NRCS programs and other information 24/7 on the Alabama NRCS website. Report (1:00 wma)
Conservation programs were the topic of a Senate Ag Committee hearing Wednesday. Report (1:00 wma)
NRCS Chief Bruce Knight says farmers will soon be able to calculate ways to save on irrigation costs. Check out the NRCS energy calculators for tillage and fertilizer already on-line. Report (1:00 wma)
EQIP is the most popular and diverse program offered by NRCS. Report (1:00 wma)
FL State Conservationist Niles Glasgow says lessons learned from last year’s hurricanes will help them be better prepared this year.
Shoring up the state’s first defense against hurricanes is the goal of restoring coastal dunes in Alabama. State Conservationist Gary Kobylski talks about it in this report.