Cost-Sharing for Cover Crops

 Manitowoc County Soil and Water Conservation Department (SWCD)

Payment: $25/acre- 1 year contract
*MUST have a nutrient management plan that meets state standards

Contact 920-683-4183

Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS)

Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP):
Payment:  Single Species - $62.48/acre
                 Multiple Species - $73.29/acre
*MUST address an existing Resource Concern (i.e. soil erosion, organic matter depletion, compaction)

Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP):
Payment:   $8-15/acre/year – 5 year contract
*MUST address an existing Resource Concern (i.e. soil erosion, organic matter depletion, compaction)

Contact 920-683-4198