The Conservation Reserve Program got its start with the 1985 Farm Bill. The program is geared toward water quality improvement, soil erosion prevention and increasing wildlife habitat. The program is accepting enrollment applications currently. This general signup period will continue to February 28, 2020. Learn more about the CRP program in this week’s webcast.

Note: Not all lands qualify for the Conservation Reserve Program. For help with the CRP application process see https://gf.nd.gov/news/3549.