National Association of State Departments of Agriculture and the Environmental
Defense Fund released a new report today on innovative approaches to
Barb Glenn says the report highlights state-led efforts to finance agricultural
“They are innovative and outside the box to better serve farmers and ranchers and help them adopt more conservation practices,” she says.
Maggie Monast with the Environmental Defense Fund says there’s never been a more important time to address conservation funding as farmers continue to face a down farm economy.