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Best Management Practices

New Programs Released April 1st 2015  

You may qualify for funding to make some changes on your farm or ranch. Before applying please contact Jamie Holdstock with the Old Wives Watershed Association at (306) 648-3301.


Eligibility:
  • You own 320 acres or more of Farmland in Saskatchewan
  • You earn a minimum of $35,000 gross farm income

Livestock Site Management

Reduce the risk of ground and surface water contamination, and damage to riparian areas and waterways. 

BMPs available:

Funding Level

Relocation of Livestock Confinement Facilities

60 per cent of eligible costs to a maximum of $50,000

Fencing to Protect Surface Water

50 per cent of eligible costs to a maximum of $10,000

Farmyard Runoff Control

50 per cent of eligible costs to a maximum of $30,000

Riparian Area Grazing Management and Fencing

50 per cent of eligible costs to a maximum of $10,000

Native Rangeland Grazing Management and Fencing50 per cent of eligible costs to a maximum of $10,000



Land Management

Protect natural waterways, riparian ecosystems, and high risk erodible and saline soils. 

BMPs available:

Funding Level

Natural Waterway Erosion Control

75 per cent of eligible costs to a maximum of $30,000

Creek and Stream Crossings

50 per cent of eligible costs to a maximum of $20,000

Protecting High Risk Erodible and Saline Soils

50 per cent of eligible costs to a maximum of $10,000

Native Plant Establishment

50 per cent of eligible costs to a maximum of $10,000

Water Flow and Erosion Control

50 per cent of eligible costs to a maximum of $20,000
Multi-Producer Erosion ControlPlease contact your nearest Agri-Environmental Group Plan





Environmental Solutions

Identify and implement projects with environmental and public benefit that do not fit into a current BMP.

BMPs available:

Funding Level

Environmental Solutions

20-50 per cent of eligible costs to a maximum of $50,000