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Apply for USDA Funding to Protect and Restore Agricultural Working Lands, Grasslands and Wetlands

Private landowners and eligible entities encouraged to apply by May 15 SOMERSET, April 1, 2015 – Yesterday Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that U.S. Department of Agriculture is making available $332 million in financial and technical assistance through the Agricultural Conservation Easement Program (ACEP). Conservation easements are an important tool to help landowners and partners voluntarily provide […]

NJRCD, NJAS, MWA, NJYCP partner on Musky Restoration


Great article by Emily Cummins from N.J. Audubon partners with Hawk Pointe for Musky restoration Emily Cummins | The Warren Reporter By Emily Cummins | The Warren Reporter  Email the author | Follow on Twitter on April 09, 2015 at 2:31 PM, updated April 09, 2015 at 2:33 PM WASHINGTON TWP.—Partnering with local landowners, the Musconetcong Watershed Association, the North Jersey […]

Equine Community Forum April 13th

You are invited to participate in the first meeting of the Equine Community Forum. There will be information shared by representatives from the United States Department of Agriculture-Natural Resources Conservation Service, NJ Department of Agriculture, Rutgers Cooperative Extension, North Jersey Resource Conservation and Development Council, and the Musconetcong Watershed Association. Topics to be discussed include: […]