TITLE

2013 General Conservation Reserve Program Sign-Up Starts May 20

PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Corn & Soybean Digest Exclusive Insight;5/15/2013, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary (USDA) Tom Vilsack advises farmers and ranchers across the country that the USDA is holding a general sign-up for its Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) from May 21 to June 14, 2013. It notes that under the CRP, participating landowners are offered financial incentives to plant long-term, resource-saving vegetative covers that would control soil erosion and improve the quality of air and water in their respective communities.
ACCESSION #
88033528

 

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