WASHINGTON, DC, May 19, 2015 -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently announced that the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) will invest approximately $21 million in
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to help farmers and ranchers conserve billions of gallons of water and improve water quality , the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is investing $6.5 million in the Ogallala Aquifer region this year. Funding will be targeted to seven priority
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As water challenges imposed by California's drought have brought agricultural water use into the limelight, the Pacific Institute, an independent think tank focused on water issues, has released a new "Need to Know" brief that provides essential background information on this subject.
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its annual Blue Legacy Award to a Friona, Texas, beef processing facility owned and operated by Cargill, a global food, agriculture , financial, and industrial products and services provider. TWF's Blue Legacy Award is presented to utilities that have