May 23, 2019
Farmers are increasingly using cover crops, no-till and reduced tillage
January 16, 2015
USDA's Regional Conservation Partnership Program awards conservation grants to nine projects in Bay region
August 24, 2012
New programs encourage farmers to put pollution credits on the market.
August 23, 2011
The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation will receive nearly $850,000 to help farmers convert manure to energy.
March 16, 2011
A USDA study shows that conservation practices have reduced nutrient and sediment pollution to the Bay and its rivers.
February 15, 2011
A new partnership provides financial assistance for conservation practices that improve habitat conditions for critical species.
January 15, 2009
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has released $23 million for the Chesapeake Bay Watershed Initiative.