There are a number of federal programs designated by the 2018 Farm Bill that provide both technical and financial assistance to implement environmentally beneficial conservation practices on working agricultural land. Conservations programs are summarized here.
USDA, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Waterway Process Steps
Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) Fact Sheet
Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) – Current Information
Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Fact Sheet
CRP Continuous Enrollment Period Fact Sheet