A new component to the American Climate Corps is now taking applications for training in various natural resources conservation efforts. (Rod Bain. Deputy Secretary Xochitl Torres Small. White House National Climate Advisor Ali Zaidi)
Deputy Agriculture Secretary Xochilt Torres Small discusses the partnership with the Natural Resources Conservation Service and others in establishing the Working Lands Climate Corps within the American Climate Corps.
While some state deadlines have already passed for application for USDA’s Organic Transition Initiative, it is still important for interested producers to show their interest prior to the March First national deadline. (Rod Bain and Lindsey Haines of the Natural Resources Conservation Service)