Conservation Compliance Resources

- The United States Department of Agriculture’s National Resource Conservation Service recently released information to educate growers about the changes surrounding Conservation Compliance now being tied to Federal Crop Insurance as it was passed in the new Farm Bill. The available resources include a: Website Fact Sheet FAQs on Conservation Compliance for Crop Insurance Participants For […]

Wetland Determination Backlog Update

- The enormous backlog of wetland determinations in South Dakota is slowly on the decline, but still outnumbers its three Prairie Pothole neighbors (North Dakota, Minnesota and Iowa) combined. As of April 1st, the South Dakota Natural Resource Conservation Service had 2,944 wetland determination requests on its backlog while North Dakota, Minnesota and Iowa totaled 2,095. […]