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Exciting news: U.S. agroforestry project booming with farmer support

The Expanding Agroforestry Project, led by The Nature Conservancy, is thriving with a surge of farmer applications for climate-smart farming.

Over 200 farmers, notably from underserved communities, have eagerly joined to expand agroforestry across 30 states.

This $60 million USDA-funded initiative aims to plant 30,000 acres of agroforestry, benefiting both farmers and the environment.

Farmers like Wendy Johnson applaud the support, emphasizing the need for ongoing care to nurture young trees amidst climate challenges.

The program provides training, funds, and technical assistance, with …

Source video: Farm Demo on YouTube

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Source: news.mongabay.com

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