USDA offfers conservation grants

USDA offfers conservation grants

The NRCS is now accepting grant applications for its Conservation Innovation Grants (CIG) program. This funding awards innovation and conservation specifically focused on grazing land, organic agriculture, or soil health.  The NRCS focuses on transfer and ownership of new technologies that concern American natural resources. The CIG grant will award any U-S based entity or individual up to $2 million. Potential applicants can review the requirements at www.grants.gov.  There will also be a webinar for potential applicants on Jan. 11, information can be here: https://www.nrcs.usda.gov/wps/portal/nrcs/main/national/programs/financial/cig/.