Environmental Quality Incentives Program

Type: 
Funding
Organization: 
USDA, NRCS
Description: 

Deadline is ongoing. The Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) is a voluntary program that provides financial and technical assistance to agricultural producers to plan and implement conservation practices that improve soil, water, plant, animal, air and related natural resources on agricultural land and non-industrial private forestland. EQIP may also help producers meet Federal, State, Tribal, and local environmental regulations.

Category: 
agriculture, production, conservation, climate adaptation, private forestland, non-industrial, natural resource management
Funding Amount: 
NRCS provides financial assistance for selected conservation activities. The availability and amount of financial assistance can vary between states.
Matching Funds: 
n/a

Geography:

Eligibility: 
Applications will be accepted for all eligible lands and persons. Eligible land includes: Cropland and Hayland Rangeland Pastureland Non-industrial private forestland Other farm or ranch lands Eligible person(s) include: Agricultural producers Owners of non-industrial private forestland Indian Tribes Those with an interest in the agricultural or forestry operations