Established in 1985, the UDSA’s Conservation Reserve Program is the largest private-lands conservation program in the United States. For a wide range of practices, CRP provides farmers/landowners with:

  • 10-15-year contract term
  • Secure, annual cash rent payment at or above market rates
  • 50-90% cost-share of up-front establishment costs of trees, tubes, site prep, and weed control
  • Signup incentives ranging from $50-$150 per acre

Start BEFORE the enrollment period opens!

Effective, efficient & economical CRP establishment to make the most of your government cost-share.

COST-SHARE MAXIMIZATION

We help ensure that Uncle Sam covers as many of your project costs as possible.

PLANTING & ESTABLISHMENT

State-of-the-art mechanical tree planting with mycorrhizal inoculation, root gel, and optional herbicide.

MID-CONTRACT MAINTENANCE

Invasive species removal, tree thinning, tree replanting, tree pruning.

REENROLLMENT & REPLANTING

Want to reenroll in CRP, but NRCS says you need to get your tree density back up? We can help!

COMMON CRP PRACTICES

Windbreak

Windbreak

CP5A
Riparian Buffer

Riparian Buffer

CP22
Pollinator Habitat

Pollinator Habitat

CP42