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Agricultural Management Assistance (AMA)

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Agricultural Management Assistance (AMA) provides technical and financial assistance to agricultural producers on a voluntarily bases to address issues such as water management, water quality, and erosion control by incorporating conservation into their farming operations. Producers may construct or improve water management structures or irrigation structures; plant trees for windbreaks or to improve water quality; and mitigate risk through production diversification or resource conservation practices, including soil erosion control, integrated pest management, or transition to organic farming.

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AMA Fact Sheet (PDF, 1.4MB)

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