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June 5, 2014
Continuous CRP sign-up starts Monday
WASHINGTON -- Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced this week that farmers, ranchers and landowners committed to protecting and conserving environmentally sensitive land may sign up for the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) beginning Monday. Vilsack also announced that retiring...
June 5, 2014 - 4:20pm
February 20, 2014
Conservation program enrollments stopped
In less than five years, about 82,000 acres of high quality wildlife habitat was enrolled in the Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program in...
February 20, 2014 - 9:38pm
January 21, 2014
USDA extends deadline for Conservation Stewardship Program signup
By South Dakota Ag Connection The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service has extended the deadline for new enrollments in the Conservation Stewardship Program for fiscal year 2014. Producers interested in participating in the program can submit...
January 21, 2014 - 8:57pm
December 6, 2013
CRP: Coyote Reproduction Program?
Attendees weigh in with diverse opinions on pheasant population decline.
December 6, 2013 - 11:13pm
December 5, 2013
SD 10th for CRP acres
Vilsack issues conservation report to help farm bill push.
December 5, 2013 - 9:56am
August 11, 2012
USDA sets sign-up date for erodible land plan
HURON -- USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) State Executive Director Craig Schaunaman has announced that FSA is accepting Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) offers under the Highly Erodible Land Initiative (HELI). South Dakota was allocated 9,600 acres under this initiative. Signup...
August 11, 2012 - 3:57pm
July 23, 2012
CRP acres in Dakotas opened to haying, grazing
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Farmers and ranchers in the Dakotas affected by drought will be able to use Conservation Reserve Program acres for emergency haying or grazing after Monday's announcement by USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack. Vilsack in his announcement says lands not yet classified...
July 23, 2012 - 2:59pm
July 12, 2012
Farmers Union: Open CRP to haying, grazing
HURON (AP) -- The South Dakota Farmers Union is urging Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack to open Conservation Reserve Program acres in South Dakota to haying and grazing to combat the lingering drought. Farmers Union President Doug Sombke says in a letter to Vilsack sent Wednesday...
July 12, 2012 - 7:20am
August 24, 2011
Dakotas' CRP land to expire in '11, '12
FARGO, N.D. -- Montana is one of a handful of states that got Conservation Reserve Program acres reallocated under State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement, but the Dakotas and other surrounding states did not, the U.S. Department of Agriculture says. USDA's Farm Service Agency...
August 24, 2011 - 8:54am
November 25, 2009
GF&P offering a new conservation opportunity
PIERRE -- Monday marked the first day for South Dakota landowners in the James River watershed to enroll environmentally-sensitive land through a new program that will provide additional incentives to the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP). Through a unique partnership between the...
November 25, 2009 - 12:00am