Olympic Peninsula Conservation Programs

Conservation Innovation Grant - On Farm Trials

Program level:

National

Land use:

Agriculture, Forest

Provider:

NRCS

Benefits provided: 

Financial

Water-focused program: 

No

Experiment with innovative approaches.

Overview

Description:

Partner with NRCS to implement on-the-ground conservation activities and then evaluate their impact. Incentive payments are provided to producers to offset the risk of implementing innovative approaches.

Eligibility:

Private entities whose primary business is related to agriculture.

Financial benefit: 

Payments for innovative approaches

Contact information

Contact person: 

Bonda Habets (WA State Conservationist)

Meghan Adamire (Clallam)

Sierra Young (Jefferson)

Dan Larsen (Kitsap)

Organization:

Local Conservation District: Clallam, Jefferson, Kitsap

Phone number: 

509-323-2961 (Bonda)

775-3747 Ext. 1 (Clallam)

360-385-4105 (Jefferson)

360-204-5529 Ext.129 (Kitsap)

Email: 

Information last updated on November 1, 2021.

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