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NRCS Extends Application Ranking Deadline for Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP)

NRCS Extends Application Ranking Deadline for the Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) to May 17, 2013

 

The Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is extending the application ranking deadline for the third period from April 19, 2013 to May 17, 2013 due to technical issues with our computer system. 

The financial and technical assistance under the Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) assists private land owners to address farm, field, forest, wildlife, water and/or plant management issues including:

  • Composting animal and plant wastes
  • Protecting crop fields
  • Preventing soil erosion
  • Enhancing your woodlands
  • Invasive plant species control
  • Managing your manure
  • Improving your pasture land
  • Reducing your irrigation water use
  • Improving your water quality
  • Protecting and enhancing wildlife areas
  • For more information, visit the NRCS Web site at

    http://www.nrcs.usda.gov/wps/portal/nrcs/main/ri/programs/financial/eqip/