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Notice of NRCS standard revisions

WISCONSIN FIELD OFFICE TECHNICAL GUIDE NOTICE FOTG WI-59 The following revisions to the Wisconsin FOTG have been posted on the Wisconsin e-FOTG website: Section IV Wisconsin CPPS and EQIP Practice Lifespan Index Standard 575, Animal Trails and Walkways Construction Specification 300, Clay Liner Explanation of Changes/Revisions: The Practice Lifespan for Wisconsin CPPS and EQIP has […]

Nutrient Management Team Member Solicitation

The Wisconsin NRCS office will be reviewing the current Wisconsin NRCS 590 Nutrient Management Conservation Practice Standard (09/05) and/or companion documents to comply with the recently updated NRCS National 590 Nutrient Management Conservation Practice Standard (01/12). We are seeking 8 – 12 individuals with technical expertise and diverse representation to participate on the 590 Revision […]

WI NRCS 590 Standard Revision Team Scope

The Wisconsin NRCS office is charged with updating the current Wisconsin NRCS 590 Nutrient Management Conservation Practice Standard (09/05) with the recently updated NRCS National 590 Nutrient Management Conservation Practice Standard (01/12). NRCS has worked with multiple partners in defining the scope of the Wisconsin NRCS 590 Nutrient Management Revision team. View the DRAFT team […]

Fifth Edition of Handbook Released

Every few years the Council conducts a thorough review of the Technical Standards Process Handbook or the Handbook, which serves as a guide for the SOC process. After several months, the Council has released the 5th edition of the Handbook which reflects current operations. View more information and the current publication of the Handbook.

Updated NRCS Conservation Practice Standards

Wisconsin NRCS has completed revisions to several standards and companion documents listed in the Wisconsin Field Office Technical Guide (FOTG). The following waste management standards were revised through the Standards Oversight Council team process. You can find the updated practice standards at the e-FOTG website. Then select, Wisconsin, county, and Section IV for a listing of […]

Revised Work Plan and 2011 Accomplishment Report

The Council has updated the current two-year Technical Standards Process Work Plan based on agency priorities and resource availability. Three ongoing work teams will completed their work and release the standards before the end of the year, and multiple new teams will be convened. The 2011 Accomplishment Report was also completed.