USDA unveils new climate partnership initiative, requests public input
Comments may be provided on or before 11:59 p.m. EST Nov. 1, 2021.
Last updated 10/20/2021 at 8:36am
From U.S. Department of Agriculture
The U.S. Department of Agriculture is committed to partnering with agriculture, forestry and rural communities to develop climate solutions that strengthen rural America.
The department has outlined and requested public comments on a new climate partnership initiative designed to create new revenue streams for producers via market opportunities for commodities produced using climate-smart practices.
Guided by science, USDA will support a set of pilot projects that provide incentives to implement climate-smart conservation practices on working lands an...