NRCS Distribution Center

The Natural Resources Conservation Service provides a variety of agency forms and free publications about conserving our natural resources.  To browse the list of available items, enter the title, a keyword (such as "water" or "soil"), or the publication/form number in the 'Search' box below.  To view the entire list, click on "Browse All".  Click here to review the "How To Order On-line" Fact Sheet.

Several of our publications are also available in Adobe Acrobat (PDF) Format. Please note that in order to view these publications, Adobe Acrobat is required.

New and Featured Items
2018 Farm Bill brochure
Farmers’ Guide to Farm Bill Programs This bi-fold brochure provides an overview of 2018 Farm Bill Programs across three USDA agencies: Natural Resources Conservation Service, Farm Service Agency, and Risk Management agency. View this (and Spanish, Hmong, Mandarin, and Vietnamese translations) online at:
2018 Farm Bill brochure-Spanish
Restricted to 250 per request. Restringido a 250 por solicitud Guía de los agricultores para los programas de facturas agrícolas Este folleto doble proporciona una visión general de los programas de facturas agrícolas 2018 en tres agencias del USDA: Servicio de Conservación de Recursos Naturales, Agencia de Servicios Agrícolas y agencia de Gestión de Riesgos. Vea esto (y traducciones al español, hmong, mandarín y vietnamita) en línea en:
2021 Soil Planner
Restrictions apply, 10 per order unless gov't agency or educational institution.The 2021 Soils Planner is in traditional style (8-1/2” x 11”) and features Soils in the Geologic Record. Different ages of “buried” soils are illustrated, and information is provided on climates, ecosystems, and fossils of the prehistoric past. The planner is highly educational and includes pictures that capture the essence of the Earth’s story. The pages provide space for notes and list scheduled meeting dates that have been confirmed for 2021.
Ask NRCS-A Guide for Organic Producers
This bifold brochure bridges the terminology gap between NRCS assistance and Organic farmers. Nearly all kinds of NRCS assistance is applicable to organic operations, and this brochure should help both sides figure out how to discuss options. (2018)
Bee a Friend to Pollinators brochure
This colorful brochure explains the different types of pollinators and some fun facts about them.The publication folds into a 2 3/4 x 3 1/2 inch pocket size brochure. Restricted to 1 box outside of NRCS.(2019)
Earth Team Fact Sheet
This fact sheet explains who can be a volunteer, what they can do and how to get more information. (2018)
Ensuring the Future of Agriculture
This magazine focuses on Agricultural Land Easements across the nation. (2018)
Growing Organic: NRCS Assistance for Organic Farmers
Restricted to 990 for states; 180 for organic partners, 1 for public.. This beautifully illustrated 32 page publication visually depicts how NRCS can assist organic or transitioning growers. Many of these conservation practices are useful on all kinds of farms. (2017)
National Organic Farming Handbook
Available as a downloadable pdf. It covers everything from organic farming principles to cross-walking the National Organic Program with NRCS’s conservation practice standards.