The first State Technical Committee took place virtually on Tuesday, March 16, 2021. As described on the Maine Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) webpage, the State Techncial Committee advises NRCS and other U.S. Department of Agriculture agencies, “… on the implementation of the natural resources conservation provisions of Farm Bill legislation. Committees are intended to include members from a wide variety of natural resource and agricultural interests. Chaired by the NRCS State Conservationist in each State, these Committees are composed of representatives from Federal and State natural resource agencies, American Indian Tribes, agricultural and environmental organizations, and agricultural producers.”
State Technical Committee Meeting info is available to learn more about the meeting.