Conservation http://tspr.org en 2014 Farm Bill Would Change US Ag Policy http://tspr.org/post/2014-farm-bill-would-change-us-ag-policy <p>It’s getting so close now… Wednesday morning the U.S. House passed the <a href="http://www.hagstromreport.com/assets/2014/2014_0127_farm-bill-conference-report.pdf?utm_source=MadMimi&amp;utm_medium=email&amp;utm_content=The+Hagstrom+Report+%7C+Alert+2+%7C+Monday+01_27_14&amp;utm_campaign=20140128_m118929849_The+Hagstrom+Report+%7C+Alert+2+%7C+Monday+01_27_14&amp;utm_term=Agricultural+Act+of+2014+_E2_80_94+Conference+Report">Agriculture Act of 2014</a>, the new farm bill. The Senate is expected to take a preliminary vote Monday, February 3. Fri, 31 Jan 2014 17:45:06 +0000 Amy Mayer 47641 at http://tspr.org 2014 Farm Bill Would Change US Ag Policy Some Conservation Programs Expire with Farm Bill http://tspr.org/post/some-conservation-programs-expire-farm-bill <p>The farm bill expired at the end of September which means funding for conservation programs has dried up too, but that’s not true for not all conservation programs. Tue, 22 Oct 2013 13:45:49 +0000 Scott Stuntz 42524 at http://tspr.org Some Conservation Programs Expire with Farm Bill Hard To Get Farm Bill Info During Shutdown http://tspr.org/post/hard-get-farm-bill-info-during-shutdown <p>The partial shutdown of the Federal Government is hitting at the same time that the current farm bill expires. What does that expiration mean for farm programs, including conservation? Tue, 01 Oct 2013 18:36:57 +0000 Scott Stuntz 41510 at http://tspr.org Hard To Get Farm Bill Info During Shutdown NRCS Signing Up Farmers for 2014 Conservation Programs http://tspr.org/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://tspr.org NRCS Signing Up Farmers for 2014 Conservation Programs Court Ruling May Reduce CRP Acres http://tspr.org/post/court-ruling-may-reduce-crp-acres <p>A recent federal tax court ruling might affect the amount of farmland in Southeast Iowa that’s put into conservation programs. Mon, 08 Jul 2013 20:39:03 +0000 Scott Stuntz 36923 at http://tspr.org Court Ruling May Reduce CRP Acres