Government Conservation Programs

There are many government programs available to land owners thanks to the 2008 Farm Bill.  While some are more commonly known than others, all have the potential to assist land owners with a variety of issues.  In addition to CRP (Conservation Reserve Program) which seems to be the most commonly known program, there are five programs offering financial assistance and four which are easement programs.  As with all government programs, there are stipulations as to what type of land is eligible, the length of the agreement, and the … [Read more...]