Making Agricultural Conservation Programs an Important tool in the taxpayer toolbox

ConservationMaking Agricultural Conservation Programs an Important tool in the taxpayer toolboxComments to the NRCS Regarding the Conservation Stewardship Program

Agriculture,  | Quick Take
Jan 14, 2020  | 39 sec read | Print Article

TCS submitted comments to the Natural Resource Conservation Service’s announcement of how it intends to implement the Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP) after Congress directed changes in the 2018 Farm Bill. CSP, a working lands program, offers farmers and ranchers the opportunity to earn payments for maintaining and expanding conservation activities on their farm. But elements of NRCS’s plan may reduce the program’s effectiveness for both taxpayers and farmers and ranchers.

Download or read our comments below.