The Department and the New York State Soil and Water Conservation Committee invites Soil and Water Conservation Districts to submit proposals for funding for Round 6 of the Climate Resilient Farming Grant Program. Funds are available for projects that mitigate the impact of agriculture on climate change and enhance the on-farm adaptation and resiliency to projected climate conditions. Applications must be for one of the following:
Track 1: Agricultural Waste Storage Cover and Flare Systems;
Track 2: Water Management; OR
Track 3: Healthy Soils NY (soil health management practice systems).
Proposals were due via SharePoint by 4:30 p.m. local time on May 16, 2022 to be considered for funding. Proposals received after the scheduled date and time will not be accepted.