Comments due by September 30, 2016
SACRAMENTO, September 1, 2016 – The California Department of Water Resources and the California Department of Food and Agriculture have released a DRAFT Request for Proposals (RFP) for a 30-day comment period concerning a joint application process for the Agricultural Water Use Efficiency & State Water Efficiency and Enhancement Program.
This new competitive grant program category will combine $3 million in funding from DWR’s Proposition 1 – Funds for Agricultural Water Suppliers and $3 million from CDFA’s State Water Efficiency and Enhancement Program. Water suppliers and agricultural operations within the respective service areas may compete for grant funding to improve agricultural water use efficiency and conveyance system enhancements.
Comments can be submitted to: AgWUE@water.ca.gov
California Department of Food and Agriculture Office of Public Affairs
1220 N St., Ste. 214, Sacramento, CA 95814