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Grant funds available for conservation

Posted on Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 9:54 pm

The Lincoln County Soil Conservation District has announced that grant funds are available through the state to implement conservation practices on private lands and/or farms.

he grant is watershed-based and focuses on the southeast portion of Lincoln County. The Tennessee Department of Agriculture grant encourages landowners to protect and improve the water resources, such as springs and creeks, on private lands/farms.

Financial assistance to establish conservation measures is based on 75% cost share.

Interested persons should call the Lincoln County Soil Conservation District in Fayetteville at (931) 438-2450, ext. 3, to find out more details.