The Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRSC) is accepting applications for the Grassland Reserve Program. The deadlines for applications are March 15 and June 1. Under the program, funding is off ered to landowners and operators to conserve and restore grasslands resources.
Also available from the NRCS are grants for the National Organic Initiative to assist organic agriculture producers and those wishing to switch to organic production. Applications will be accepted through March 12.
For more information, contact Letcher County District Conservationist Don Hurst at 633-4448.