Department of Agriculture June 3, 2005 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Meeting Entitled “Conservation Reserve Program: Re-enrollments and Extensions”
Document Number: 05-11128
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-03
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Farm Service Agency
USDA's Farm Service Agency (FSA) is hosting a public meeting on re-enrollment and extension of certain Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) contracts. The CRP is the Nation's largest conservation program.
Notice of Availability of a Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Rock Creek Integrated Management Project
Document Number: 05-11088
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-03
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) of 1969, National Forest Management Act of 1976, and Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA) of 1976, a Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) has been prepared for the Rock Creek Integrated Management Project and is available for a 60-day public review and comment period. The planning area lies in Routt County, Colorado. This project is an ``authorized project'' under Title I of the Healthy Forest Restoration Act (HFRA).
Notice of Proposed Changes to Section IV of the Field Office Technical Guide (FOTG) of the Natural Resources Conservation Service in Michigan
Document Number: 05-11025
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-03
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
It is the intention of NRCS in Michigan to issue revised conservation practice standards in Section IV of the FOTG. The revised standards include:
Request for an Extension of and Revision to a Currently Approved Information Collection
Document Number: 05-11024
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-03
Agency: Agricultural Marketing Service, Department of Agriculture
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), this notice announces the Agricultural Marketing Service's (AMS) intention to request approval from the Office of Management and Budget, for an extension of and revision to the currently approved information collection for the Farmers Market Questionnaire.
Onions Grown in Certain Designated Counties in Idaho, and Malheur County, OR; Decreased Assessment Rate
Document Number: 05-11023
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-06-03
Agency: Agricultural Marketing Service, Department of Agriculture
This rule decreases the assessment rate established for the Idaho-Eastern Oregon Onion Committee (Committee) for the 2005-2006 and subsequent fiscal periods from $0.105 to $0.10 per hundredweight of onions handled. The Committee locally administers the marketing order which regulates the handling of onions grown in designated counties in Idaho, and Malheur County, Oregon. Authorization to assess onion handlers enables the Committee to incur expenses that are reasonable and necessary to administer the program. The fiscal period begins July 1 and ends June 30. The assessment rate will remain in effect indefinitely unless modified, suspended, or terminated.