Secretary Purdue announced the USDA Agriculture Innovation Agenda on February 20, 2020. The new agenda includes calls for carbon sequestration and practices to reduce greenhouse gases.
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The Northeast Climate Adaptation Fellowship's Vegetable and Fruit Program now accepting applications and is open to commercial farmers in the Northeast U.S. who grow vegetables and/or small fruit. It is also available for agricultural advisors who…

Secretary Purdue announced the USDA Agriculture Innovation Agenda on February 20, 2020. The new agenda includes calls for carbon sequestration and practices to reduce greenhouse gases.

Find out how agroforestry contributes to climate change mitigation in three ways.

At its core, Cooperative Extension works to empower rural and urban communities of all sizes. It helps people to meet the challenges they face, adapt to changing technology, improve nutrition and food safety, prepare for and respond to emergencies, and…

NRCS has expanded planning and funding related to climate smart farming practices for farms.