August 28, 2012
hesapeake Bay Foundation's (CBF) Pennsylvania Executive Director, Matthew J. Ehrhart today issued this statement following the National Fish and Wildlife Federation's (NFWF) public announcement of grant awards through the "2012 Chesapeake Bay Stewardship Fund." CBF's Pennsylvania office is receiving a grant for the proposal "Technical Assistance for New and Re-enrolling PA CREP Buffers."
May 16, 2012
The Chesapeake Bay Foundation, partners, and nearly 100 volunteers recently completed an on-farm streamside tree planting that will help improve local water quality while also educating the public about the connection between water quality and riparian buffers.
Free Farmer Workshops: Cleaner Barnyards, Healthier Streams, and Fewer Worries: Strategies You Can Use Now
February 7, 2012
The Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) and partners are hosting two free workshops for Chester County and southern Lancaster County producers interested in improving farming operations, and local water quality. Attendees will receive basic information and financial-assistance opportunities including the Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program (CREP), and the Buffer Bonus program, which is available to Plain Sect communities.
February 3, 2012
The Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) is pleased to announce that funding is now available to farmers interested in improving farm profitability and water quality through the installation of on-farm conservation practices.
A look at how CBF was able to help the Plouse Family Farm implement the best management agricultural practices they always wanted.