8-22-2012 NRCS Accepting Applications for Conservation Programs

USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is accepting applications for Fiscal Year 2013 financial assistance to help implement conservation practices that improve natural resources on farms, forestland, and wetland areas throughout Pennsylvania. The deadline to submit applications to be considered in the first ranking period for Fiscal Year 2013 funding consideration is Friday, October 19, 2012. Applications received after that date will be accepted and considered for funding if funds are available after first cycle applications are processed. More

Pennsylvania NRCS Programs

NRCS's natural resources conservation programs help people reduce soil erosion, enhance water supplies, improve water quality, increase wildlife habitat, and reduce damages caused by floods and other natural disasters. Public benefits include enhanced natural resources that help sustain agricultural productivity and environmental quality while supporting continued economic development, recreation, and scenic beauty.  View All Programs