May 23, 2019
Farmers are increasingly using cover crops, no-till and reduced tillage
May 29, 2014
Scientists link on-farm best management practices with improvements in water quality.
May 08, 2014
The bill will bring farmers and watershed groups together.
December 26, 2013
Bay Program partners work to streamline the conservation reporting process.
November 25, 2013
Manure spills could pose threats to human health and the environment.
August 24, 2012
New programs encourage farmers to put pollution credits on the market.
January 26, 2012
A team of scientists and trappers is working to eradicate nutria from the Chesapeake Bay by 2015.
August 23, 2011
The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation will receive nearly $850,000 to help farmers convert manure to energy.
June 24, 2011
Federal agencies have joined together in a new initiative to revitalize the Anacostia and Patapsco rivers.
June 21, 2010
The USDA will expand outreach and innovative conservation practices on farmland in three small watersheds.