Conservation Reserve Program: Status and Current 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): Cowan, Tadlock
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: January 3, 2008
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Cowan, Tadlock

Analyst in Natural Resources and Rural Development Policy; Resources, Science, and Industry Division

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: January 3, 2008
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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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6 pages.

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