CRP acres on the decline in Umatilla, Morrow counties

The competition is getting fierce for a key farm program that pays growers to set aside less productive land for conservation.

Enrollment in the Farm Service Agency’s Conservation Reserve Program, or CRP, is down across Umatilla and Morrow counties, which should come as no surprise given the shrinking cap for farms nationwide.

Source: CRP acres on the decline in Umatilla, Morrow counties | Limelighter | heraldandnews.com