Climate Change and Environment

Manure and Livestock Management


Funding to support the adoption of practices that improve livestock performance and manure management. Eligible beneficial management practices under this focus area include:

  • BMP 2100: Enhanced Feed Efficiency
  • BMP 2200: Improved Manure Application
  • BMP 2300: Solid-Liquid Separation of Manure
  • BMP 2400: Improved Manure Transport
  • BMP 2500: In-Barn Air Quality Treatment
  • BMP 2600: Limiting Thermal Stress on Livestock
  • BMP 2700: Composting

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 2100Enhanced Feed EfficiencyPrimary Producer50:50$160,000
BMP 2200Improved Manure ApplicationPrimary Producer Licensed Commercial Manure Applicators50:50$855,000
BMP 2300Solid-Liquid Separation of ManurePrimary Producer50:50$415,000
BMP 2400Improved Manure TransportPrimary Producer Licensed Commercial Manure Applicators50:50$500,000
BMP 2500In-Barn Air Quality TreatmentPrimary Producer75:25$525,000
BMP 2600Limiting Thermal Stress on LivestockPrimary Producer50:50$85,000
BMP 2700CompostingPrimary Producer50:50$260,000

Project Timeline

Projects must be completed by March 31, 2024.

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Terms and Conditions Program Guide Applicant Information Form Application Worksheet