California will PAY YOU to grow healthy soil!
Join a compost pilot program and earn money!
$3.75 million available for California farmers and ranchers.
Funding is available for you from the Healthy Soils Program (HSP) to:
- grow rich and healthy soils
- implement practices that build carbon reservoirs on your land
- reduce greenhouse gases (GHGs)
- provide multiple other benefits in soils
Solana Center and Resource Conservation District (RCD) are providing five FREE Technical Assistance Workshops in the San Diego region. We will provide attendees with an overview of the Healthy Soils Program (HSP) and assistance with their applications!
The California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) was appropriated $7.5 million in FY 2016-17 from the California Climate Investments Program for the HSP. CDFA has allocated approximately $3.75 million to the HSP Incentives Program.
Sign up now for our Technical Assistance Workshops:
- Saturday, August 19 from 1 PM - 1:30 PM Solana Center | Encinitas | Spanish assistance available
- Thursday, September 7 from 3 PM - 3:30 PM | San Diego County Farm Bureau Office | Escondido | Spanish assistance available
- Friday, September 8 from 1 - 1:30 PM | Tijuana River Valley Community Garden | Southern San Diego | Spanish assistance available
- Friday, September 8 from 5:30 pm - 6:00 PM | Fallbrook Library | Fallbrook | Spanish assistance NOT available
- Thursday, September 14 from 7 - 7:30 PM | Resource Conservation District | Lakeside | Spanish assistance available
For more information about the Healthy Soils Initiative, click here.
These workshops are funded by: