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Cost Share Programs - Agricultural Cost Share Program (ACSP)


Precision Nutrient Management


Precision Nutrient Management means applying nitrogen; phosphorus and lime in a site-specific manner (with specialized application equipment or multiple application events) based on the site specific recommendations for each GPS-referenced sampling point to minimize entry of nutrients to surface and groundwater and improve water quality.


Maintenance Period 3 years
BMP Units Acres
Required Effects
  • Acres affected - (planted acres)
  • Nitrogen saved
  • Phosphorus saved
JAA/NRCS Standards
  • ECS - 590 - Nutrient Management

Cost Information
  • Flat rate (100%)
CS2 Reference Materials
  • NC-ACSP 11 Signature Page
  • Map with BMP location, fields and roads
  • NC-ACSP-1D Nutrient Management Plan Statement
Additional Spot-check Requirements None

ACSP Policy Summary

Design Standards

Job Sheets


NCDA&CS Division of Soil & Water Conservation, Vernon Cox, Director
Mailing Address: 1614 Mail Service Center, Raleigh NC 27699-1614
Physical Address: 216 West Jones Street, Raleigh North Carolina 27603
Phone: 919.707.3770

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