Paul Johnson Conservation Tribute

Paul Johnson, as many of you know, was passionate about furthering conservation on privately owned land across this country.  During his tenure as chief of SCS, then NRCS, he worked tirelessly to foster public policy designed to achieve multiple environmental benefits on the nation’s agricultural land, to integrate science into the work of the agency, andContinue reading “Paul Johnson Conservation Tribute”

From the President, Arnold King

The pandemic problems will probably continue for the near future. However, we will soon begin planning for a real face-to-face annual board meeting. Our meeting will once again be held concurrently with the annual meeting of the SWCS. The meetings will be held at Denver, CO early next summer. The Colorado folks are active, strongContinue reading “From the President, Arnold King”

National Older Worker Career Center, Now looking for Watershed Program Experience, 20 positions available, $40 to $50 /hour

USDA-NRCS has contracted with the National Older Worker Career Center (NOWCC), to expand their offering of Agricultural Conservation Experienced Services (ACES) Program to include work with our watershed programs.   ACES is a unique opportunity for retirees and older workers to utilize their expertise to help NRCS continue providing technical support for program and project delivery.Continue reading “National Older Worker Career Center, Now looking for Watershed Program Experience, 20 positions available, $40 to $50 /hour”