USDA Awards DRT Strategies New $6M IT Support Services Contract

Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) contract is the newest award at USDA earned by DRT, continuing an eleven-year successful expansion of IT work and strengthening business relationships with agency decision makers and key stakeholders.

Arlington, VA – September 10, 2018 – DRT Strategies, Inc. (DRT) (, a leading management and technology firm, announced today that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has awarded the company a new task order contract with the USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) for Information Technology Support Services (ITSS).  This work specifically supports NRCS in managing the full range of IT program/project management services necessary to implement the IT strategic and operational program direction to include IT governance, enterprise architecture, cybersecurity and technology management. The total value of the contract is $6 million over 12 months.

“We are pleased to expand our work with USDA and build this new partnership with NRCS.”

Jay Hadley, Vice President, Civilian Business Unit at DRT Strategies.

“For eleven years DRTers have successfully provided support services in program management, strategic communications, budget and acquisition and IT governance to agency and department level organizations across USDA.  We are proud that our teams’ efforts have led to this opportunity to work with NRCS and to support them in achieving the critical USDA strategic goal of strengthening the stewardship of private lands through technology and research.”

About NRCS

The Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is an agency within the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) that provides leadership in a partnership effort to help America’s private land owners and managers.  For more than 80 years, NRCS has worked with its partners to conserve their soil, water, and other natural resources by providing financial and technical assistance based on sound science and suited to a customer’s specific needs.  NRCS is part of the Farm Production and Conservation (FPAC) mission area, which is also comprised of the Risk Management Agency (RMA) and the Farm Service Agency (FSA).

About DRT Strategies

DRT Strategies, Inc. (DRT) is a leading management and technology firm providing information technology (IT) solutions, health IT services, program management and financial management solutions to federal agencies and enterprise clients in the technology and financial services sectors. The company is an Amazon Web Services (AWS) Consulting Partner, holds an ISO 9001 certification and has achieved CMMI-DEV Level 3.  DRT is headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, with offices in Washington, D.C., Baltimore, Maryland, Atlanta, Georgia, and Kansas City, Missouri. More information on the company can be found at

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