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Renseignements en Français

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Apply For Funding to Develop or Protect Your Agricultural Water Supply

Expanding Water Infrastructure

The Farm and Ranch Water Infrastructure Program supports secure water supplies in Saskatchewan. Funds are available for projects designed to expand irrigated acres, grow the livestock industry, encourage rural economic activity, and mitigate the impact of drought.

Four funding components are available:

Need help? Assistance is available

Depending on the complexity of your project and stage of application, support may be required.  Please refer to the following list of resources available to provide assistance.

For application and claim support contact the Program Design and Delivery Branch at 1-877-874-5365 or email  fpbinfo@gov.sk.ca

For general project support contact:

For Technical Assistance on topics such as integrated watering systems, environmental and water related permitting and licenses and design options for dugouts, pipelines and wells, contact:

For technical assistance on well decommissioning and well head protection projects, including information accepted methods and materials, and locations of ground water resources (maps, driller reports, e-logs) contact:

Decommissioning Abandoned Water Wells Fact Sheet

·   Well Decommissioning  Bored Well Pre-Approval Worksheet

Well Decommissioning Worksheet (required at claim on all well decommissioning projects)

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