FL Landowner Benefits from EQIP

Randall Weiseman Cattle, Florida, USDA-NRCS

Farm Bill Programs like EQIP have helped many landowners throughout the years, including one cattle operation in Florida.  Report (1:00 wma) Learn more through USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service in Florida.

Energy Offset Deadline Extension

Cindy Alabama, General, USDA-NRCS

NRCS has extended the deadline for one-time payment adjustments that will allow eligible Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) participants to complete conservation practices that have been delayed because of higher energy costs. Find out more on the AL NRCS website. Report (1:00 wma)

2007 CSP Watersheds Announced

Cindy USDA-NRCS

51 new watersheds are eligible for the 2007 Conservation Security Program (CSP), including the Lower and Upper Choctawatchee River watersheds in Florida and Alabama and the Broad watershed in northeast Georgia. Find out more on the USDA NRCS website. Report (1:00 wma)

Alabama WHIP and EQIP Deadlines Approaching

Cindy Alabama, USDA-NRCS

The first batching deadline for USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation service Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) and the forestry/wildlife portions of the Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) is coming up on November 17. Learn more through USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service in Alabama. Report (1:00 wma)