NRCS – Funding to Improve Air Quality for Ag

Release No.:  03.03.14   ­

Contact: Jeff Harlow,

Assistant State Conservationist (Programs)

NRCS Improves Air Quality in Washington State

Agricultural producers located in priority counties will be able to participate

SPOKANE, WA (March 3, 2014) — USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service will be offering an initiative to improve air quality in selected counties in Washington State in fiscal year 2014.

Financial and technical assistance is available for agricultural producers, private non-industrial forest landowners and range and pasture land managers through the Environmental Quality Incentives Program Air Quality Initiative. In eligible counties, this initiative will provide producers with program support to address serious air quality concerns. Continue reading NRCS – Funding to Improve Air Quality for Ag