Some expiring CRP contracts can be extended

November 2005
Southeast Farm Press;11/02/2005, Vol. 32 Issue 25, p20
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Reports that U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns has announced that farmers and ranchers might extend their Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) contracts. Use of the Environmental Benefits Index (EBI) to determine the eligible enrollees for the CRP; Function of the EBI; Effect of the CRP on the environment.


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