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Annual Report 2012-2013

by Josh Vincent — last modified Dec 17, 2013 07:39 PM

See what we've been up to all year, and what we have planned for 2014! NCAP's 2012-2013 Annual Report is now available. read more...

Farewell Aimee

by Josh Vincent — last modified Nov 25, 2013 01:44 PM

We give our best to long-time NCAP staff member, Aimee Code, as she begins her new position with the Xerces Society. read more...

Support Grows for Pollinator Protection Amendment in Farm Bill

by Josh Vincent — last modified Oct 23, 2013 02:16 PM

A group of 58 organizations and businesses sent a letter to Congress this morning urging support for the Hastings pollinator protection amendment to the Farm Bill. read more...

Wood River Organics Field Day Recap

by Jennifer Miller — last modified Aug 22, 2013 03:05 PM

Judd McMahan of Wood River Organics in Bellevue, Idaho hosted a farm tour for 35 farmers and community members in late July. read more...

Study Finds Pesticides in "Bee-Friendly" Plants

by Josh Vincent — last modified Aug 14, 2013 01:54 PM
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Plants marketed as "bee-friendly" by many home and garden stores may actually contain neonicotinoid pesticides, according to a study released today by Friends of the Earth (FOE). read more...

Recap: Purple Sage Farms

by Josh Vincent — last modified Jul 22, 2013 03:50 PM

Tim and Mike Sommer of Purple Sage Farms in Middleton, Idaho hosted NCAP’s first field day for the season. read more...

Pesticide Exposure, Farmworker Rights, and Immigration Reform

by Kim Level — last modified May 23, 2013 01:52 PM

A look at how policy change on immigration can benefit farmworkers and the future of sustainable agriculture. read more...

Scouting for Mummy Berry Disease

by Josh Vincent — last modified Apr 19, 2013 02:16 PM

This video demonstrates how to inspect blueberry plants for signs of mummy berry disease. Annual scouting is a crucial part of preventing and managing mummy berry disease in blueberries. read more...

Conservation Stewardship Funding
 Now Available to Farmers in 2013

by Josh Vincent — last modified Apr 01, 2013 07:40 PM

Boise, Idaho – Farmers and ranchers will again have the opportunity to apply for the Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP), which rewards producers for conservation practices on working lands, thanks to passage of legislation last week. Funding for 2013 CSP enrollment was accidently cut off in the government-spending bill last October. read more...

David Brower Award Goes to NCAP Alumni

by Josh Vincent — last modified Mar 19, 2013 01:55 PM

Two long-time "ncappers" were recently recognized for their life long activism to protect people and the environment. read more...