Conservation Reserve Program (CRP): Status and Issues

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This report discusses the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) enacted in 1985, which provides payments to farmers to take highly erodible or environmentally-sensitive cropland out of production for ten years or more to conserve soil and water resources.

Creator(s): Stubbs, Megan
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: April 14, 2014
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Stubbs, Megan

Specialist in Agricultural Conservation and Natural Resources Policy

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Publisher Info: Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress
Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: April 14, 2014
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United States
Description:

This report discusses the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) enacted in 1985, which provides payments to farmers to take highly erodible or environmentally-sensitive cropland out of production for ten years or more to conserve soil and water resources.

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23 pages.

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