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Farm and Ranch Water Infrastructure Program

The deadline to apply for this program has expired.

Expanding Water Infrastructure

The Farm and Ranch Water Infrastructure Program was designed to:

  • Support secure water supplies in Saskatchewan;
  • Expand irrigated acres;
  • Grow the livestock industry;
  • Encourage rural economic activity; and
  • mitigate the impact of drought.

The deadline to apply under the Farm and Ranch Water Infrastructure Program under Growing Forward 2 ended on Sept. 30, 2017 and applications are no longer being accepted.

Four funding components were available:

*Projects must be completed and claims submitted by February 15, 2018 to receive a rebate.*

Need help? Assistance is available

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

For claim support contact the Program Design and Delivery Branch at 1-877-874-5365 or email

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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