Protecting Watersheds in Miami

Randall Weiseman Florida, General, USDA-NRCS

USDA conservation programs help more than farmers and ranchers. The NRCS Emergency Watershed Protection program has helped many areas in Florida cleanup from last year’s hurricanes. Report (1:30 wma)

What’s a Batching Period?

Randall Weiseman Florida, General, USDA-NRCS

Florida state conservationist Niles Glasgow explains what a batching period is when it comes to applying for NRCS programs. Find out more on the FL NRCS website. Report (1:30 wma)

FL Producers Urged to Signup for EQIP

Randall Weiseman Florida, USDA-NRCS

USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service in Florida encourages producers to signup for the EQIP program. State Conservationist Niles Glasgow says the batching deadline will soon be here.  Report (1:00 wma)

Conservation Tillage at Sunbelt

Randall Weiseman Alabama, General, USDA-NRCS

USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service will have displays of conservation tillage information, equipment and expertise at the Sunbelt Ag Expo this week, according to agronomist Ben Moore with the NRCS in Alabama. Report (1:00 wma)

Cleanup Catchup During Quiet Storm Year

Randall Weiseman Florida, USDA-NRCS

Florida State Conservationist Niles Glasgow says the lack of hurricanes this year is allowing them to catch up on Emergency Watershed Protection program work from the past two hurricane seasons. Report (1:30 wma)

AL EQIP Batching and Ranking Info

Randall Weiseman Alabama, USDA-NRCS

Resource conservationist Zona Beatty with the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service in Alabama explains the batching periods and application ranking process for EQIP. Find out more on the AL NRCS website. Report (1:30 wma)

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.