DOVER-FOXCROFT — The Piscataquis County USDA Local Working Group will meet at 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 25, at the USDA Service Center, 42 Engdahl Drive, with a snow date of Friday, Jan. 26.
The Local Working Group is convened by the Piscataquis County Soil and Water Conservation District and assists the USDA/Natural Resources Conservation Service in determining local natural resource priorities and conservation program focuses in Piscataquis County for the USDA Farm Bill Programs.
Farmers, foresters, landowners, personnel from agencies involved in natural resource management, and the general public are encouraged to attend to provide recommendations to the NRCS regarding the implementation of the Farm Bill in this county. Topics of discussion will include: a summary of the 2019 Fiscal Year conservation programs; local ranking priorities; and funding pool allocations.
RSVP by Monday, Jan. 23 to Executive Director Joanna Tarrazi at 564-2321 ext. 3, or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you need information or require special accommodations, contact Joanna by Thursday, Jan. 18.
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