CRP Conservation Plan training - Two May 2012 Opportunities in NY and VA
Details on the Workshop
You are invited to join a community of practice for conservation professionals - and attend a CRP Readiness Initaitive training that will take place May 1 and 2 (Auburn, NY) and May 7 and 8 (Charlottesville, VA). The training will provide participants with the tools needed to develop a Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) conservation plan for landowners. You are also encouraged to share this invitation with your colleagues/conservation partners who are working with producers, landowners, and forest owners. Please note that the training is for THIRD-PARTY (non-federal conservation professionals) technical service providers including private sector, non-governmental sector, conservation districts, and others who are working with NRCS on delivering conservation programs.
The training team is comprised of professionals from Penn State Extension - and consultants with extensive experience with NRCS and FSA on CRP - including Jana Malot (retired from NRCS), Mike Linsenbigler (retired from FSA), Kristen Saacke Blunk (Penn State) and Laurie Schoonhoven (Penn State).
Details of the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Readiness Workshops are available online – and referenced in the attached “SAVE THE DATE” flyer. REGISTRATION IS FREE AND SEATS ARE LIMITED – so please visit: http://conservation-training.uwex.edu/crpworkshops to reserve your spot.
Continuing education credits (CCA) will be available.
Registration is FREE and includes training materials and continental breakfast and lunch for both days.
For more information about this workshop from the Conservation Professional Training Program's website, click here.