USDA accepts 2.8 million acres into CRP
Last updated 9/1/2021 at 9:26am
From U.S. Department of Agriculture
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Agriculture has accepted 2.8 million acres in offers from agricultural producers and private landowners for enrollment into the Conservation Reserve Program in 2021.
This year, almost 1.9 million acres in offers have been accepted through the General CRP Signup, and USDA’s Farm Service Agency has accepted more than 897,000 acres for enrollment through the Continuous Signup. The Continuous Signup remains open and CRP Grasslands Signup closed in Auglust week, so USDA expects to enroll more acres into all of CRP...