Department of Natural Resources and Conservation

Irrigation Development Grants

The irrigation development grant program was created to increase the value of irrigated crops or expand irrigated acres while preserving natural resources and the environment for future generations.

Projects typically address one or more of these program objectives:

Maximum Award Amount


Projects of state-wide significance may be considered for funding above this level.

Cost Matching

Private individuals have to meet the 50% project costs

Eligible Applicants

Private for-profit, Private nonprofit, Governmental and Tribal entities

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