Category Archives: CRP is 30

CRP Offers New Opportunity for Small Livestock Operations

By Lauren Moore, FSA Public Affairs Specialist During a tour of Emerald Valley Farm in Newville, Pennsylvania, USDA Deputy Under Secretary Alexis Taylor announced that the USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) has expanded the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Grasslands program … Continue reading

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Nebraska Celebrates 30 Years of CRP

By Bobbie KrizWickham, Public Affairs and Outreach Coordinator, Nebraska FSA USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Administrator Val Dolcini recently joined conservation partners in Lincoln, Nebraska, to mark the 30th anniversary of the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP). This milestone was celebrated … Continue reading

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Celebrating 30 Years of Conservation Partnerships in Missouri

By Dana Rogge, Public Affairs and Outreach Specialist, Missouri Farm Service Agency Just one county west of St. Louis lies Franklin County, Missouri, filled with rolling hills, diverse agriculture and some of Missouri’s finest Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) practices in the … Continue reading

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Adams County FSA Educates Children about Conservation and Bats in Indiana

  Bats – The Real Dark Knights By: Abigail Armentrout, Indiana Farm Service Agency, County Operations Trainee Splash! It is a common sound this time of year as the weather gets warmer and kids start playing in the water.  However, … Continue reading

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Pollinator Week Ends – A Fan of Bees

FSA Joins Other USDA Agencies Celebrating on the DC Mall Susan Cole (right), executive communication analyst and Hannah Mitchell (left), graphic designer with Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) assemble a homemade bee fan … Continue reading

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Pheasant and Quail Fans Flock to Kansas City

By:  Dana Rogge, Public Affairs and Outreach Specialist, Missouri FSA Hunters and outdoor enthusiasts gathered this past weekend in Kansas City for the 2016 National Pheasant Fest and Quail Classic. The annual event draws hunters, farmers and landowners interested in … Continue reading

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Conservation Practice Helps South Dakota Family Minimize Impact of Record Snow Storm

Like many ranchers in the northern Plains, Jason and Susie Reed will never forget the first week in October 2013. Up to 60 inches of snow fell in parts of eastern Wyoming and western South Dakota, surprising everyone and putting … Continue reading

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Ohio Farmer Continues Life-Long Drive to Improve Environment

Since she was a teenager some 60 years ago, Gail Dunlap has played an active role in her family’s seventh generation farming operation by focusing on ways to continually improve conservation practices and establish a natural and sustainable way of … Continue reading

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Join the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Celebration

USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Administrator Val Dolcini celebrates the 30th anniversary of the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) with a video demonstrating the success of the program. Over the last three decades, CRP has provided benefits to farmers, ranchers and … Continue reading

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Texas FSA Celebrates 30 Years of Conservation Success

Conservation enthusiasts across Texas joined USDA to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Farm Service Agency’s Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) on Monday, Nov. 30. The event was held in Amarillo, which is centrally located in the Texas panhandle, just north … Continue reading

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