|2nd Half of Ag Enhancement Program - 11/30/16|
|posted by: Sherry Duncan|
ACCEPTING AGRICULTURE ENHANCEMENT PROGRAM NOW!
Please see the program section for applications. or follow this link: http://www.wvca.us/districts/services.cfm?dis=Eastern%20Panhandle&dinitials=epcd&pageTitle=Eastern%20Panhandle%20District
Applications will be accepted for these practices December 1st through January 13th, 2017.
Stream Protection (livestock exclusion): The permanent exclusion of animals from a stream.
Forage Re-Seeding (Hay and/or Pasture): The method of re-establishing adapted and/or compatible species, varieties, or cultivators of herbaceous species suitable for pasture and/or hayland. Planting dates are March 15- April 15.
Frost-seeding: An economical method of improving pasture and hay fields by broadcasting the seed on frozen ground. Planting dates are by March 15.
Heavy Use Protection Area – The stabilization of areas frequently being used by livestock and/or vehicles. Can be used for the following: Livestock watering areas, livestock trail and walkways, loading and unloading areas, and post-harvest processing areas.
Continual Sign up
Lime-Provide incentive for the maintenance of cropland, hayland, pastureland, vegetables and/or orchard.
Any producer that is interested in participating in this program should contact Barbie Elliott at the EPCD office at 304-263-4376 ext. 4 or email@example.com