6021 Development Drive, Suite 2, Charleston, IL 61920 info@colescountyswcd.org 217-345-3901 ext. 3

NRCS Now Accepting Cost-Share Applications

The Natural Resource Conservation Service is accepting applications for the CSP and EQIP programs that provide financial and technical assistance for conservation related activities and practices. The EQIP application deadline for first batching period ends Nov. 17th and a second batching period ends January 19th. Applications for special funding groups and initiatives, such as High Tunnel Systems and Monarch Habitat are also included. Contact the office for more information about CSP and EQIP options.

NRCS & SWCD employees meet with a producer to discuss a new seasonal high tunnel project in Coles County.