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General CRP Sign Up Open Now
The Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) general sign up began Dec. 1, 2015, and ends on Feb. 26, 2016.
CRP is a federally-funded, voluntary, conservation program that assists agricultural producers and landowners with the cost of restoring, enhancing and protecting sensitive land. The goals of the program are to protect and improve water quality, prevent soil erosion and reduce loss of wildlife habitat.
Watch this short video
for an overview of the benefits the CRP.
Find out more here
about this limited time General signup opportunity to offer land for enrollment in CRP.
Launching the Celebration - 30 Years of Conservation
2015 marks the 30th Anniversary of the Conservation Reserve program (CRP) and in recognition of this milestone; FSA has launched a commemorative website. The web address is www.fsa.usda.gov/CRPis30
. We hope you’ll visit the site often to take an interactive, cross-country tour and see the nationwide impact of the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) unfold virtually over the next several months