$235,000 Grant for Agricultural Producers now Available
The Giles County Soil Conservation District would like to announce the award of $235,000 for the Richland Creek-Blue Creek Watershed Project. Grant funding can and already has been used to help improve agricultural production through implementation of Best Management Practices (BMPs). BMPs included on the cost-share list are:
Cross Fencing Exclusion Fencing Filter Strips Field Borders
Forested Riparian Buffer Pipeline Watering Facilities Heavy Use Area
Stream Crossing Clearing and Snagging Pumping Plant Spring Development
If you are receiving this letter you are in the Richland Creek– Blue Creek Watershed and are eligible to apply for cost share on the above mentioned practices. To learn more about this grant and eligibility please call Tori McWilliams at (931)363-2675 x3.
Giles County Soil Conservation District is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer.