Pecatonica Pride Offers Funding to Area Producers
Wisconsin Ag Connection - 06/19/2017
The Pecatonica Pride Producer-led Watershed Association is offering a minimum of ten property owners a chance to receive up to $500 towards implementation of a project that will benefit the Lower East Branch of the Pecatonica River or one of its
tributaries. Pecatonica Pride is a collaboration of community groups, farmers, fishers, landowners and river lovers working together to improve and promote the Lower East Branch Pecatonica River and its trout streams located between Blanchardville and
All residents and businesses located in the watershed contribute to the health or the degradation of the Pecatonica River.
This mini grant program is available only to producers on eligible farms. Producers in the targeted watershed may apply for mini grant funding to be used for equipment use, materials or labor associated with a conservation project or practice that will be
completed in 2017.
Applications are being accepted through July 7 and are expected to be awarded by July 15. This funding is provided by Wisconsin Department of Agriculture in the form of mini grants.
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