South Dakota NRCS Programs
2008 Farm Bill Brochure Information
The Assistant State Conservationist for Programs mission in NRCS is to manage natural resource
conservation programs. These programs provide environmental, societal,
financial, and technical benefits that include both on-site benefits and
off-site benefits. Program benefits include many, but are not limited to, many
of the following aspects:
- Sustaining and improving agricultural productivity.
- Cleaner, safer, and more dependable water supplies.
- Reduced damages caused by floods and other natural disasters.
- Enhanced natural resource bases that support continuing economic
development, recreation, and other purposes.
Send comments and questions to
Jeff VanderWilt, NRCS Assistant State Conservationist for Programs.