Signup for Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Now Open

December 10, 2019
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December 10, 2019

SIGN UP OPEN FOR CONSERVATION RESERVE PROGRAM (CRP)

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Opening signup for the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) began on December 9, 2019.

The deadline for agricultural producers to sign up for general CRP is February 28, 2020, while signup for continuous CRP is ongoing.

The CRP Transition Incentives Program (TIP) is an option for producers interested in transitioning land to a beginning farmer or rancher or a member of a socially disadvantaged group to return land to production for sustainable grazing or crop production. CRP contract holders no longer need to be a retired or retiring owner or operator to transition their land. TIP participants may have a lease less than five years with an option to purchase, and they have two years before the end of the CRP contract to make conservation and land improvements.

Click here for more details regarding CRP Enrollment options.

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