Climate Change and Environment

Crop Land Management


Funding to support the adoption of cropland management practices that optimize operations and improve productivity. Eligible beneficial management practices under this focus area include:

  • BMP 1100: Reduced Tillage Intensity
  • BMP 1200: Low Disturbance Placement of Seed & Fertilizer
  • BMP 1300: Preventing Soil Compaction
  • BMP 1400: Reduced Pesticide Use
  • BMP 1500: Soil Landscape Restoration
  • BMP 1600: Perennial Cover for Sensitive Lands
  • BMP 1700: Hazardous Products Storage

Intake Information

The intake for this program is currently open, funding requests will be accepted from April 28, 2023 to 11:59 pm on June 13, 2023.

BMP Summary

BMPBMP NameEligible ApplicantsCost share ratio (gov: applicant)Funding Cap
BMP 1100Reduced Tillage IntensityPrimary producer30:70$80,000
BMP 1200Low Disturbance Placement of Seed & FertilizerPrimary Producer30:70$140,000
BMP 1300Preventing Soil CompactionPrimary Producer Licensed Commercial Manure Applicator50:50$75,000
BMP 1400Reduced Pesticide UsePrimary Producer Custom Pesticide Applicators50:50$55,000
BMP 1500Soil Landscape RestorationPrimary Producer50:50$30,000
BMP 1600Perennial Cover for Sensitive LandsPrimary Producer50:50$10,000
BMP 1700Hazardous Products StoragePrimary Producer50:50$25,000

Project Timeline

Projects must be completed by March 31, 2024.

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Terms and Conditions Program Guide Applicant Information Form Application Worksheet