UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Proposed changes to federal agricultural conservation programs being considered as part of the ongoing Farm Bill debate will be the focus of a Web-based seminar at noon Wednesday, Dec. 5.
The webinar is sponsored by the National Agricultural and Rural Development Policy Center, a new, federally funded virtual center based in Penn State’s College of Agricultural Sciences. Presented by Adam Reimer, a postdoctoral research fellow with the center, the webinar will explore potential impacts of these changes on farmer participation in conservation programs.
There is no charge to participate. The webinar can be viewed at http://connect.msu.edu/nardep.