Game & Fish Commission Offering Conservation Program for Region 8 Farmers Today

FEBRUARY 22, 2005 - Posted at 7:19 a.m. CST

JONESBORO, AR - Farmers and other land managers in northeast Arkansas can find out how to take full advantage of the 2002 Farm Bill's conservation programs at a free seminar in Jonesboro today.  The seminar by the Arkansas Game & Fish Commission and Arkansas Wildlife Federation will be held in the Huntington Building.  The event is co-sponsored by Nucor-Yamato Steel.

Representatives from the Farm Service Agency and the Natural Resource Conservation Service will be on hand to provide guidance and to answer questions about signing up for programs.

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