Cost Share Programs

Cost Share Policy: All applications MUST BE APPROVED before starting your project. All producers applying for cost share through the CPNRD must be in compliance with rules and regulations of the NRD’s programs.  Videos on best management practices.

Click the link below for descriptions and applications for all cost share programs offered through the Nebraska Soil & Water Conservation Program and the Central Platte NRD.

Cost Share Booklet (in PDF)

 

NSWCP/CPNRD Cost Share Programs

BOOKLET PAGE #COST SHARE PROGRAMSAPPLICATIONS/
DESCRIPTIONS
FUNDS AVAILABLE
(August 2017)
Table of ContentsTable of Contents U.S. Citizenship Form
1Central Platte NRD Cost Share ProgramsList of CPNRD Programs
2Nebraska Soil & Water Conservation Programs & Central Platte NRD Cost Share ProgramsAgreement
3Explanation of Compliance Sheet | Approval Letter Example for Cost ShareExplanation
4-5NSWCP (State funds)
Terms for irrigation water management & drip irrigation systems
NSWCP Eligible Practices
6-12NSWCP Eligible Practices:
Terrace systems
Underground outlets
Water impoundment dams
Grade stabilization structures
Tailwater recovery pits
Diversions
Water & Sediment control basins
Livestock water dugouts
Pasture planting
Range seeding
Critical area planting (grass) Windbreaks
Return pipe/recovery pits
Planned grazing
Surge valves
Windbreak renovation
Irrigation water management
Streambank stabilization
Repair of practices
Brush management
NSWCP Eligible Practices$12,000
13Flow Meter Cost Share ProgramPurpose

Application
$20,000
14Streambank Stabilization Cost Share Program Purpose

Application
$7,000
15Well Decommissioning Cost Share ProgramPurpose$15,000
16Center Pivot Incentive- Purpose of Cost Share & Program Specifications | Continuous Sign-Up InformationPurpose

Application
$80,000
18Tree Planting & Weed Barrier Guidelines
Tree Planting Plan
Purpose
Sales Tax Exemption Form 13
$18,000
19Acceptance Letter ExampleExample
20Urban Forestry ProgramPurpose

Application
$5,000
22Prescribed Burn Cost Share ProgramPurpose

Application
$7,000
23WILD NebraskaPurpose
24Corners for WildlifePurpose

Agreement

Plan
25Buffer Strips | Description & Guidelines | Ranking Points CalculationPurpose

Contract

Application
30Buffer Strip Program Description & Guidelines|Ranking Points CalculationProgram

Application
35Prescribed Burn ApplicationApplication
37Well Decommissioning Application (Funding change made July 2013)Application
38NSWCP Application/Payment ClaimAgreement
39NSWCP Planned Grazing System JustificationApplication
40 NSWCP Irrigation Water Management PracticeAgreement
41W-9 Form- Request for Taxpayer ID Number Certification | General InstructionsW-9 Form
58Central Basin CREP Program | Buffer Strip Payment CalculationContract

Application
62Phragmites Cost Share ProgramPurpose

Application
$5,000
64Streambank Stabilization ProgramApplication
65Soil Moisture Sensor Program | Compliance FormPurpose

Application
$25,000
68Cover Crop Program Purpose

Application
$4,500
70Groundwater Quality Management Program Requirements (Chart)Chart
71Grazing Deferment ProgramPurpose
$53,000
72Grazing Deferment ApplicationApplication
73Grassland Conservation ApplicationApplication$0
74Grassland Conservation In-Kind ContributionsIn-Kind Contributions
75Ultra Sonic Flow Reading ProgramPurpose$5,000
76Ultra Sonic Flow Reading ApplicationApplication

 

Funds are also available in the following federally funded programs: Buffer Strips, WILD Nebraska, and Corners for Wildlife (center pivots only, funded by Pheasants Forever.) For a complete list of other federally funded programs available, contact your local USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS).