Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) in Wisconsin
Apply by Sept. 2 for 2017 Funding
Applications for EQIP can be submitted to NRCS at any time. Dates are set periodically to rank applications for available funding. All EQIP applications in Wisconsin will be prioritized using a screening tool. Applications will receive a high, medium, or low priority as of the application deadline. High priority applications will be ranked and funded first, followed by medium and low, as funding allows.
Applying for the Environmental Quality Incentives Program
Special Initiative Opportunities
Waste Storage/Alternative Waste Treatment Practices
Applications for the waste storage and alternative waste treatment practices are considered on an area-wide basis. More details about the Waste Storage/Alternative Waste Treatment practices sign-up.
Comprehensive Nutrient Management Plans (CNMP)
The CNMP sign-up is done through local county signups, at all NRCS field offices. Funds are for development of CNMPs for animal feeding operations. More details on CNMPs.
For More Information
For more information, please contact your local USDA Service Center. EQIP is open to all eligible agricultural producers without discrimination or bias. Note: Statutory requirements, such as priority for veteran farmers or ranchers, are allowed preferences.) Please note starting a practice prior to written contract approval will result in the ineligibility of that practice for EQIP assistance unless a waiver has been approved.
State EQIP Contact: Ryan Gerlich, 608-662-4422 x227 firstname.lastname@example.org
State Organic Initiative Contact: Judy Derricks, 608-662-4422 x258 email@example.com