Conservation

Key Conservation Program Application Deadline is this Friday

Key Conservation Program Application Deadline is this Friday

California rice producers have until this Friday, March 2, to apply for the Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP); part of the Regional Conservation Partnership Program (RCPP) carried out by the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS).

The deadline for the second program within this RCPP effort, the Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) is April 6.

Here’s a link to our past story, which has more information, including how to apply.

This national RCPP is sponsored by Ducks Unlimited (DU), in partnership with USA Rice.

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Californians win Conservation and Sustainability awards at Outlook Conference

Californians win Conservation and Sustainability awards at Outlook Conference

For his role stewarding several significant rice wildlife programs, California Rice Commission Environmental Affairs Manager Paul Buttner was honored at today’s USA Rice Outlook Conference in San Diego.

Buttner received the ninth annual Distinguished Conservation Achievement Award, for shepherding many unique conservation programs and fostering strong partnerships that pay significant dividends for the industry.

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