Cover Crop funding available through the Conservation Excellence Grant Program in York County

a multi-species mix of radishes and oats planted in a field in late fall.

By Stephen Miller -Ag Resource Conservation Specialist The Conservation Excellence Grant (CEG) Program is a new state-funded program with the purpose of providing financial and technical assistance for the implementation of best management practices (BMPs) on agricultural operations. Cover crops are one of the many BMPs that are eligible for …

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Why Is it Important to Conserve Water?

Water conservation is an increasingly critical concern for people across the globe. According to the United Nations, more than one out of six people (1.1 billion) in the world lack access to safe drinking water, and more than two out of six (2.6 billion) lack adequate sanitation. As global population …

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