2014 Farm Bill Drill Down: Conservation – Working Lands Programs – NSAC

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The National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition has a series of posts breaking down the numbers and details of how major aspects of sustainable agriculture are going to be affected by the new 2014 Farm Bill:

Since 1985, the farm bill has represented our nation’s commitment to helping farmers conserve natural resources through public investments in conservation programs on agricultural and forested lands. The 2014 Farm Bill Conservation Title in large part renews this commitment, but for the first time since 1985 the new farm bill takes a step backward by reducing overall funding for conservation programs.

See the full report here: 2014 Farm Bill Drill Down: Conservation – Working Lands Programs – NSAC.

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