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|AgEP Exigency Program - Water Hauling Tanks - 10/10/19|
|posted by: Verna Floyd|
The Southern Conservation District in participation with the WV Department of Agriculture and WV Conservation Agency will be accepting applications for cost share assistance on water hauling tanks and associated fittings. The tanks shall be used to obtain water from various sources and haul to areas to fulfill livestock drinking water needs. The tanks shall not be used to transport water for human consumption.
The application sign-up period for the SCD counties (Raleigh, Fayette, Mercer, McDowell, Summers and Wyoming) will be October 21-25, 2019. The SCD office hours are Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m.. to 4:00 p.m.. Retroactive payments will be permitted if tank(s) and associated fittings are purchased between September 1, 2019 - November 22, 2019 and the Conservation District has approved the application. Applications may contain other eligibility requirements set by the District and/or WV Conservation Agency.
For program information and how to sign up for possible assistance please contact the SCD office at 253-0261. The cost share rate for this practice shall be 50% up to a maximum reimbursement of $400.00 per cooperator for hauling tanks and associated fittings.