NRCS EQIP Organic Initiative and Organic Dairy Farms Webinar by eOrganic
Jan 16, 2014
from 11:00 am to 12:15 pm
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Through the Environmental Quality Incentives (EQIP) Program’s Organic Initiative, the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) provide technical assistance to certified organic, transitioning to organic, and exempt from certification producers. The Initiative also provides financial opportunities for organic producers to address natural resource concerns related to organic production, as well as requirements related to adherence to the National Organic Program (NOP) requirements and certain program payment limitations. This webinar will provide information on the Organic Initiative and how organic dairy farmers can use this program on their operations.
Register now at: https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/843797761
About the Presenter:
Sarah Brown is a Organic Conservation Specialist with Oregon Tilth where she is working with NRCS under a contribution agreement. Through this national position, she delivers trainings and develops technical information for use by NRCS staff and organic professionals to better support conservation work on organic farms. In addition, Sarah and her husband are beginning organic farmers in Oregon’s Willamette Valley.