Jeff Anderson measuring water content

FEDS: Snowpack Forecast Looks “Grim”

January 8, 2018 ThisIsReno

The USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) announced today that Nevada’s 2018 snowpack forecast looks grim. “What a difference a year makes. The New Year’s 2018 snowpack is grim,” said Jeff Anderson, NRCS Nevada State […]

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Conservation program application dates announced

February 8, 2010 ThisIsReno

SUBMITTED NEWS RELEASE RENO, Nev. — Sign-up dates for two conservation programs have been announced by the Natural Resources Conservation Service. Applications for Agricultural Management Assistance and the Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program are due Feb. […]

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New Conservation Program Has Simpler Rules

August 13, 2009 ThisIsReno

USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service news release The new Conservation Stewardship Program rewards agricultural producers for how they farm, not just what they grow.  The new program is a revamped and better-funded version of the […]