Conservation Success Stories

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Conservation Success Stories

Our nation's farmers and ranchers earn the credit for CRP's phenomenal success. This collection of success stories and photos illustrate how CRP participants are using the program to improve their operations and maintain a healthy environment for all Americans.

The state-by-state stories reflect the varied benefits of CRP -- reducing soil erosion, improving water and air quality, increasing wildlife habitat and populations, and providing societal benefits. Geographically diverse, the stories cover a wide cross-section of farming operations and CRP practices and initiatives.

America's conservation program is achieving far-reaching and long-lasting benefits, thanks to the voluntary participation of farmers and ranchers, America's best stewards of the land.