#FridaysontheFarm: Taking the High Ground and Farming with Nature

Perched on a hilltop sloping down to Harkin Slough, High Ground Organics Farm in Watsonville, California, has a unique ability to affect surrounding wildlife and water quality. In this #Fridaysonthefarm story, meet owners Jeanne Byrne and Stephen Pedersen who work hard to make those effects beneficial ones. http://arcg.is/2oSX8ct Follow USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service’s #Fridaysonthefarm …

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USDA Requests Public Input on dEIS for Deregulation of Freeze-Tolerant GE Eucalyptus

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. April 20, 2017 Dear BRS Stakeholder, The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) seeks public input on a draft environmental impact statement (dEIS) and preliminary plant pest risk assessment (PPRA) as part of its review of a petition …

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USDA Announces Availability of EA for Field Release of GE Diamondback Moth

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. April 18, 2017 Dear BRS Stakeholder, The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is making available for public comment a draft Environmental Assessment (EA) prepared in connection with a permit application for the field release of genetically engineered …

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USDA Announces 2017 Cotton Loan Rate Differentials

You are subscribed to FSA News Releases for USDA Farm Service Agency. This information has recently been updated, and is now available. Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/USFSA/bulletins/194c06b USDA Announces 2017 Cotton Loan Rate Differentials 04/17/2017 12:00 PM EDT WASHINGTON, April 17, 2017 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s …

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ePermits Planting Report Upgrade Postponed

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. April 12, 2017 Dear BRS Stakeholder, The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) today announced the postponement of an ePermits Planting Report Upgrade to allow our stakeholders enough time to adjust their work processes and systems. The revised …

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