Natural Resource Meeting Explains Farm Bill Programs, Seeks Recommendations

Natural Resource Meeting Explains Farm Bill Programs, Seeks Recommendations

 

 

GAINESVILLE, Fla. May 18, 2020 –USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) will conduct a State Technical Committee meeting June 18, 10-11:30 a.m. by web conference. The meeting is open to the public and NRCS will solicit recommendations for establishing program criteria and priorities for conservation in Florida. Participant information is included below and meeting material is located on the NRCS State Technical Committee webpage.

 

When you access the entry link above, you can choose to either install the WebEx plug-in for your preferred browser or to join the web conference using a temporary path.

 

  • Dial-in:
    • Phone: 1-888-844-9904
    • Access Code: 2906713

 

Chaired by NRCS Florida State Conservationist Juan Hernandez, the committee is composed of individuals and groups from a variety of agricultural and natural resource interests. Although the State Technical Committee has no implementation or enforcement authority, USDA gives strong consideration to the Committee’s recommendations.

 

Individuals who require special accommodations or materials in an alternative format or language contact Nina Bhattacharyya, 352-338-9554 by June 11.