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Program Conservation Reserve Program
Description of Program CRP is a federal program that takes land out of production and provides financial assistance to producers to implement relevant practices. Some carbon programs exclude CRP lands from carbon crediting.
Agricultural System Focus Crop
Implementation Process CRP participants enroll in contracts for 10-15 years, in exchange for annual rental payments as well as potential cost-share and technical assistance for installation
Agency Managing the Program USDA Farm Service Agency
Verification Process 100% of CRP is inspected 2-3 years prior to renewal
Is it providing an incentive? Yes
Incentive Type Financial assistance to implement
Link for more information https://www.fsa.usda.gov/programs-and-services/conservation-programs/conservation-reserve-program/