The District's Heavy Equipment Program has been a major part of the District since its inception in 1944. ...
Special Funding Available for Poultry Mortality Management in
Sussex County, Delaware
Approximately $1 million is available to help beginning farmers in Sussex County implement conservation practices to address animal mortality management on their poultry operation. Financial assistance is available through a program led by the Sussex Conservation District, in cooperation with their public and private partners, for the implementation of water quality best management practices such as composters or mortality freezers to address routine mortality. For more information, please view cost share programs.
Special Cover Crop Funding is targeted for the Chesapeake Bay Watershed in Delaware
This effort focuses on improving water quality and soil health by targeting additional financial assistance in the watershed for Environmental Quality Incentive Program (EQIP) eligible farmers. The additional acres planted will help Delaware meet its Total Maximum Daily Loads (TMDL) and achieve the goals and milestones of the Chesapeake Bay Watershed Implementation Plan (WIP) through the uptake of excess nutrients and improved soil health. For more information.
Residential Standard Plan Online Application
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New Stormwater Fee Schedule
The Sussex Conservation District administers numerous cost share programs that support the implementation of...
Since 1991, the Sussex Conservation District has served as the delegated agency in Sussex County for the...
The District's Agricultural Conservation Program works with the farming community providing nutrient management...