This week’s cotton newsline is 4 cuts. All cuts are
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Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that a general sign-up for the Conservation Reserve Program or CRP will begin on August 2.
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Minnich says land currently not enrolled in CRP may be offered in this sign up provided all eligibility requirements are met.
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According to Minnich, FSA will evaluate and rank eligible CRP offers using an Environmental Benefits Index or EBI for environmental benefits to be gained from enrolling the land in CRP.
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In addition to the general signup, CRP’s continuous sign-up program will be ongoing.