Next application deadline November 17, 2023
PORTLAND, Ore. – (October 16, 2023) — The USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) in Oregon announces funding available for Oregon farmers, ranchers and forest owners to perform voluntary conservation activities on their land.
Farm Bill funding for this sign-up period is available through the Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP), the Regional Conservation Partnership Program (RCPP) and the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA). Applicants should apply by November 17, 2023 to be considered for the first round of fiscal year 2024 funding.
The November 17 deadline applies to the following:
Learn More & Apply Visit the Oregon EQIP webpage for more information about NRCS Oregon EQIP funding opportunities and program eligibility. Learn more about Oregon RCPP and how to apply here. Search for current projects and funding opportunities specific to your county by visiting the “What’s Available in My County?” webpage.
Interested applicants can also contact their local USDA Service Center to inquire about active projects in their county and apply for assistance.
The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service provides financial and technical assistance to voluntary farmers, ranchers and forest landowners to implement conservation practices on private lands. By working collectively with partners and stakeholders, NRCS helps maintain healthy and productive working landscapes, benefitting both environmental and agricultural needs. USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer. To file a complaint of discrimination, write: USDA, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Ave., SW, Washington, DC 20250-9410 or call (866) 632-9992 (Toll-free Customer Service), (800) 877-8339 (Local or Federal relay), (866) 377-8642 (Relay voice users).
|Here is an application form: CPA-1200 EQIP Application Form|