FY 2016-17 Background Documents
The Final Guidelines will tentatively be posted on April 1, 2017, in advance of the April 11, 2017 Strategic Growth Council meeting.
For examples of application forms and sample documents, please refer to FY 2015-16 below and the Managing Your Grant
FY 2015-16 Background Documents and Application Forms
The FY 2015-16 Sustainable Agricultural Lands Conservation Program (SALC Program), grant application forms, and supporting materials are posted below. The FY 2015-16 Guidelines below served as the Request for Grant Applications (RFGA) for two components of the SALC Program: Agricultural Land Strategy and Outcomes; and Agricultural Conservation Easements.
Application Forms and Sample Documents
Agricultural Land Strategy and Outcome Grants
Sustainable Agricultural Land Strategy and Outcome Grants Application Form
Strategy and Outcome Grants Pre-proposal Worksheet
Signed Resolution from Governing Bodies--for projects linked to an ACE
Signed Resolution from Governing Bodies--for projects not linked to an ACE
Agricultural Conservation Easements (ACEs)
Sustainable Agricultural Lands ACE Application Form
ACE Pre-proposal Worksheet
ACE Sample Documents and Supporting Material
(most recently available documents)
Sample Landowner Letter of Support
Sample Neighboring Landowner Notification
Sample Newspaper Documentation of Public Notice
Sample Local Government Resolution of Support
Conflict of Interest Requirements and Sample of Conflict of Interest Resolutions
Grant Agreement Insurance Requirements 2014
SALC Program 2014-2015 Model Easement Template
The Overview and Preparation of Agricultural Conservation Easement Appraisals can be found on the CFCP web page under "About CFCP and Agricultural Easements."
Disadvantaged Communities (DAC) Status
Disadvantaged Communities Benefits Checklist
ARB's DAC map of the top 25th percentile Disadvantaged Communities (per SB 535)
Please refer to the Managing Your Grant page for additional forms and templates.
FY 2014-15 Background Documents
(Served as Request for Grant Applications (RFGA) for two components of the SALC Program: Agricultural Land Strategies, and Agricultural Conservation Easements)