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Farmers Encouraged to Apply for Healthy Soils Program

SACRAMENTO – The California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) released a solicitation for grant applications today for the Healthy Soils Program. Applications are due by 5pm on April 13. Both direct farmer incentive grants (up to $50,000 per grant)

Healthy Soils = Healthy Lives

California Soils Week Gets Underway Today, launches the California Healthy Soils Week when the many benefits of building healthy soils on our farms and ranches will be featured in Sacramento and in events around the state. Agriculture covers 43 million

Healthy Soils Programs Catching On Across Nation

With the passage of SB 859 in August 2016, California established the country’s first state-level program to incentivize farmers to transition to healthy soils practices that reduce GHGs and/or sequester carbon. Four other states—Maryland, Massachusetts, New York and Hawaii—are in

New Healthy Soils Program Seeking Farmers to Apply for Funding

California’s much anticipated Healthy Soils Program officially launched yesterday with the release of the first Request for Grant Applications (RGA) by the California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA). The deadline for applications is 5pm on September 19th. The first

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