The Department and the New York State Soil and Water Conservation Committee are pleased to announce the availability of funds to support the implementation of high-efficiency agricultural irrigation water management systems. This Request for Proposals is intended to provide financial assistance to implement improvements to existing agricultural irrigation systems that result in the conservation of water resources, improvements to nutrient management strategies and crop production yields, while safeguarding natural resources.
All entities that wish to apply for grants in New York State must be registered in the Grants Gateway. This process includes filling out and mailing a signed and notarized registration form. Registration information can be found on the Grants Management website or the Grant Opportunity Portal.
The deadline for proposals has been extended to May 4, 2020.