Cost-share funding available to Dodge County farmers
Cost-share funding available to Dodge County farmers.
JUNEAU – Cost-share funding will be available again to Dodge County farmers for implementing a variety of soil and water conservation practices in 2017 through the Dodge County Land Conservation Department.
Additional money, $10,000, will be available for cost sharing nutrient management planning.
The rate of cost sharing on most practices is 70 percent.
Applications will be accepted throughout the year.
Cost-share funding will be awarded on a first-come first-serve basis.
To obtain an application form, or for more information, call the Dodge County Land Conservation Department at 920-386-3660, or stop in at the Dodge County Administration Building, 127 E. Oak St., Juneau, between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. on weekdays.
Cost-share funding may also be available from the Dodge County Field Office of the USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service.
For more information about this possible source of funding, please the USDA-NRCS at 920-386-9999.
Dodge County farmers and landowners are encouraged to take advantage of these cost-share funding opportunities that can help them meet state and federal conservation program requirements, but can also benefit their overall farming operations.