AEEP is a competitive, reimbursement grant program that funds materials and labor for conservation practices that mitigate or prevent negative impacts to the state's natural resources that may result from agricultural practices. Practices funded include those that prevent direct impacts on water quality, ensure efficient use of water, and address agricultural impacts on air quality. Reimbursement grants up to $25,000 will be awarded on a competitive basis.
Agricultural operations engaged in production agriculture for commercial purposes as identified by Massachusetts General Laws (MGL).
Application Open Period: Application period is currently closed. New applications should be released early spring 2019.
Maximum Funding Per Applicant: 85% of total project costs up to $25,000.