NRCS South Dakota announces new request for proposals for 2017 conservation innovation grants

U.S. Department of Agriculture
Farm Forum

Huron – The Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is announcing a new request for state proposals for Conservation Innovation Grants (CIG) that must be received by May 15, 2017.

NRCS South Dakota will award two new state level proposals and has designated $150,000 for FY2017 with each proposal limited to a $75,000 maximum.

Learn more at the national CIG Webpage All opportunities for grant applications are listed on the national web site at For more information, go to or contact the State Program Manager Jay Cobb, located at USDA NRCS South Dakota, 200 Fourth Street SW, Huron, SD 57350, by email or call (605) 352-1260.