Department of Agriculture, Commodity Credit Corporation, Natural Resources Conservation Service: Conservation Security Program
GAO-05-484R: Jun 15, 2005
- Full Report:
GAO reviewed the Commodity Credit Corporation's Natural Resources Conservation Service's new rule on its Conservation Security Program. GAO found that (1) the rule would amend a prior interim final rule governing the activities under the Conservation Security Program (CSP), which sets forth a mechanism to provide financial and technical assistance to agricultural producers who, in accordance with certain requirements, conserve and improve the quality of soil, water, air, energy, plant and animal life, and support other conservation activities; and (2) the Natural Resources Conservation Service complied with applicable requirements in promulgating the rule.