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NRCS Update: FOTG Notice WI-95

WISCONSIN FIELD OFFICE TECHNICAL GUIDE 450 -11- TECHNICAL GUIDE FOTG NOTICE Wl-95 Purpose. To provide a focus on the application of nutrient management, the awareness of risk assessment, and to place the incentive for nutrient management on positively impacting nutrient balancing. Explanation of Changes. Wisconsin Field Office Technical Guide (FOTG) Notice Wl-72 provided policy for […]

Revised WI NRCS 590 standard open for 2nd broad review

The SOC 590 standard revision team is releasing the proposed revisions to the WI NRCS Standard 590, Nutrient Management, and the accompanying WI Conservation Planning Technical Note 1 for the second time from July 31 to Aug 31, 2015.  Several sections were re-formatted to minimize redundancy and to clarify the intent of the language presented. Other […]

Nutrient Management will open for second broad review in August

News Release: For Immediate Release For more information, contact Gini Knight at (608) 441-2677 or gini@wisconsinlandwater.org NRCS Releases Nutrient Management Standard for Second Public Comment June, 2015 – Madison, WI – The Wisconsin Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) uses a team approach to incorporate statewide technical expertise into their technical standards for conservation practices.   To […]

Draft Standard 590, Nutrient Management, open for comment

The SOC 590 standard revision team is releasing the proposed revisions to the NRCS Standard 590, Nutrient Management, and the accompanying WI Conservation Planning Technical Note 1. Many of the revisions are required by USDA NRCS National 590 Standard. Other revisions were made based on initial review comments and the members of the SOC 590 […]

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 […]