ACEP: Agricultural Conservation Easement Program

  • Who: landowners whose property includes agricultural land and wetlands.
  • What: helps farmers and ranchers protect prime, unique or otherwise important farmland through permanent conservation easements; woodland owners can receive assistance if their woods contribute to or protect the economic security of the agricultural operation.
  • Where: all states.
  • How: ACEP provides up to 50 percent of the fair market value of the conservation easement.
  • Which federal agency: USDA Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS)

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