Please note! Applications will get additional consideration for-
Projects that have matching funds from programs like USDA's NRCS EQIP
Being submitted by applicants who identify as a socially disadvantaged farmer or rancher
Projects that provide benefits to or are located within disadvantaged and low-income communities
Projects with Conservation Plans
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INTERESTED IN IMPROVING SOIL HEALTH AND CARBON SEQUESTRATION ON YOUR PROPERTY?
Ranches, Vineyards, Orchards, and Row Crop operations are eligible
Grant amounts can range up to $100,000
Applications are open for submission NOW through JUNE 26, 2020
This program provides cost-share to farmers and ranchers to implement soil health practices, including compost application, cover cropping, prescribed grazing, and much, much more!
The California Department of Food & Agriculture (CDFA) is NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS for the HEALTHY SOILS PROGRAM (HSP)!