wetlands http://tristatesradio.com en NRCS Signing Up Farmers for 2014 Conservation Programs http://tristatesradio.com/post/nrcs-signing-farmers-2014-conservation-programs <p>The USDA"s Natural Resources Conservation Service is encouraging Iowa farmers to sign up for conservation programs for next year but as of now those programs have no funding. Tue, 03 Sep 2013 20:16:38 +0000 Scott Stuntz 39963 at http://tristatesradio.com NRCS Signing Up Farmers for 2014 Conservation Programs Farm Bill Passes House Committee http://tristatesradio.com/post/farm-bill-passes-house-committee <p>The house agriculture committee and the Senate have both passed versions of a new five year farm bill. Congress passed a 9 month extension to the current farm bill last year, but the he lack of long term farm bill is affecting conservation programs. Thu, 16 May 2013 19:52:45 +0000 Scott Stuntz 33899 at http://tristatesradio.com Farm Bill Passes House Committee Wetland Reserve Program to Accept Farmers http://tristatesradio.com/post/wetland-reserve-program-accept-farmers <p>The federal government will pay farmers not to damage wetlands this year,but there have been delays. Wed, 24 Apr 2013 20:10:44 +0000 Scott Stuntz 32631 at http://tristatesradio.com Wetland Reserve Program to Accept Farmers