How to Apply: A completed application, project design and cost estimate must be submitted
prior to the deadline date to be considered for preliminary approval. All applications will be
processed and reviewed collectively in time for October construction. All projects must have
preliminary approval PRIOR TO THE START OF CONSTRUCTION. Funding levels may be
on the number of applications received.
DEADLINE: August 12, 2016
50% cost-share for all Concrete Lining or Pipelining up to $400/acre benefited.
25% cost-share for irrigation enhancements up to $400/acre benefited such as tailwater return
systems, micro-sprinklers, drip systems, dairy-related projects, other irrigation efficiency
3% interest loans of up to $1000/acre benefited for farmer’s portion after the cost-share grant.
Loans are repaid through annual payments, with a 5-year term for on-farm systems and up to a 10-
year term for community ditches.
State and federal government funding may be available as well. Contact your local FSA
office for additional funding options.
For any additional information please contact:
Tracey Rosin, Conservation Coordinator
Phone: (209) 826-1421
Cell: (209) 777-8060
Fax: (209) 826-3184
To apply Online, please click here