Bringing Oysters Back to Bissel Cove in North Kingstown, Rhode Island

Shellfish growers in Rhode Island are working with USDA to restore local oyster populations. Trouble viewing this email? View it as a webpage. Bringing Oysters Back to Bissel Cove in North Kingstown, Rhode Island Oysters play a critical ecological role by filtering water and helping to keep it clean. Rhode Island shellfish growers are working …

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When to Crimp + Trellising Methods (+ Conference Dates & Workshop Proposals)

We're hiring + conference details! Add us to your address book View this email in your browser Dear Nahid, First and foremost, we're officially sharing the dates for the 2019 Sustainable Agriculture Conference! We're also accepting workshop proposals, so get those wheels turning and read below if you've ever thought about presenting. We're stoked to …

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Four Things to Know about the New Dairy Margin Coverage Program

Get to know the new Dairy Margin Coverage program. Sign-up begins June 17. Trouble viewing this email? View it as a webpage. Four Things to Know about the New Dairy Margin Coverage Program USDA offers a variety of programs to help agricultural producers in the United States weather ups and downs in the market. Among …

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USDA Seeks Project Proposals to Protect and Restore Critical Wetlands

USDA Seeks Project Proposals to Protect and Restore Critical Wetlands NRCS is making up to $40 million available in technical and financial assistance to help eligible conservation partners voluntarily protect, restore and enhance critical wetlands on agricultural lands. Restored wetlands improve water quality downstream and improve wildlife habitat, while also providing flood prevention and recreational …

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