Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Survey

In February, CRWP sent out a survey to 560 landowners and farm operators that had a conservation reserve program (CRP) contract expire in 2012, 2013, or 2014. We received 291 surveys back, a very good response rate of 52%. The amount of land coming out of the CRP program in recent years has been a […]

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CRWP Buffer Forum draws over 150 people

Buffers along shoreline has been an important issue to CRWP for many years as a way to reduce pollution.¬† On April 6th we hosted a forum to discuss¬†Governor Dayton’s Buffer Initiative at Legvold Farms in Dakota County.¬† A standing room only crowd of over 150 people asked questions and offered suggestions both for and against […]

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