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NRCS seeks proposals from conservation-minded partners

United States Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is requesting proposals to assist with implementing key resource priorities in Georgia. Conservation minded organizations who can enhance conservation planning technical assistance for pollinator habitat, grazing and soil health, as well as program delivery are encouraged to submit their proposals by 11:59 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST), May 15.

NRCS in Georgia anticipates approximately $2,500,000 in funding to be available through this notice of funding for fiscal year 2020. Potential applicants should review the announcement of funding available at www.gfb.ag/NRCSgrants, which includes application materials and submission procedures. All awards are subject to the availability of funds appropriated by Congress. For further question about this funding opportunity, please contact Tansel Hudson at tansel.hudson@usda.gov. Projects can last from one to four years. For more information on these programs in Georgia, please visit www.ga.nrcs.usda.gov.