What's Happening Around Florida

Home ยป Tag: Pgm_SWCD

Tag: Pgm_SWCD

Agriculture equipment operators work in a field. [CREDIT: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture]

Aid available for farmers, ranchers to conserve natural resources

October 8, 2020

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has announced a Nov. 20 deadline to apply for the Environmental Quality Icentives Program (EQIP), a federal effort to encourage environmentally friendly agricultural practices. Information was disseminated ... READ MORE

Category: Agribusiness, Agriculture, Conservation, Farm Management, Natural Resources
Tags: Ag, Conservation, Environment, Eqip, NRCS, Pgm_SWCD, Programs, Soil And Water Conservation District, SWCD, USDA
Hands holding budding plant in soil

Federal funds to help farmers, foresters conserve land

January 20, 2017

Agricultural operators and forest landowners interested in adding technology or techniques that foster conservation have a new window to apply for federal funding to offset costs. The U.S. Department of Agriculture has issued the following ... READ MORE

Category: Agriculture, Conservation, Forests, Natural Resources
Tags: Agriculture, Conservation, Conservation District, Conservation Stewardship Program, Forest, Natural Resources Conservation District, Pgm_Ag, Pgm_SWCD, USDA

Conservation District sets public working group meeting

July 25, 2016

The Sarasota Soil and Water Conservation District has set an August 17 working group meeting to discuss local resource conservation concerns and programs. The meeting, which is open to the public, will start at 6:30 p.m. in the Ken Clark ... READ MORE

Category: Conservation, Natural Resources
Tags: Conservation, Conservation District, Local Working Group, Natural, NRCS, Pgm, Pgm_NatResources, Pgm_SWCD, Resources, Soil, SSWCD, SWCD, Water

“Resource Conservation” partner applications open

June 14, 2016

Landowners interested in conserving natural habitat for gopher tortoises, Florida panthers and other endangered species are invited to apply for technical and financial assistance. The Natural Resources Conservation Service project aims ... READ MORE

Category: Agriculture, Natural Resources
Tags: Agriculture, Conservation, FWC, Habitat, Natural Resources, NRCS, Panther, Pgm_Ag, Pgm_NatResources, Pgm_SWCD, Tortoise, USDA

Subscribe For More Great Content

IFAS Blogs Categories