These practices will provide financial assistance to plant trees (hardwoods and/or conifers) on land currently used as cropland or pastureland to make a land use conversion to forest.
- Site preparation
- Trees and planting cost
- Other components deemed eligible
Cost Share and/or Tax Credit Rates
- Cost-Share: 95% of total estimated project costs and $100-$250 per acre depending on practice and lifespan.
- A forested buffer practice is also available.
- Tax Credit: 25% of eligible out-of-pocket expenses, after Cost-Share payment
Contact the District Office to learn more!