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Indiana Treasurer Richard Mourdock

Treasurer > Treasurer's Conservation Assistance Program (T-CAP) Treasurer's Conservation Assistance Program (T-CAP)

State Treasurer Richard Mourdock established the Treasurer’s Conservation Assistance Program (T-CAP) to provide assistance to Hoosier farmers who have suffered damages to their farmlands because of recent flooding throughout the state.   

The program was discontinued in 2009.

UNTIED STATES DEPART OF AGRICULTURE
      
(USDA Conservation Programs)

Emergency Conservation Program (ECP)
     
 Rehabilitate farmland damaged by natural disasters
     
 Up to 75% of the project paid for by the federal government

Emergency Watershed Program (EWP)
     
 Debris removal from waterways, restoring vegetation, stabilizing river banks
     
 Up to 75% of the project paid for by the federal government

Conservation Reserve Program (CRP)
      
Land retirement, helps decrease erosion and safeguard ground
      
Up to 90% of the project paid for by the federal government

Conservation Reserved Enhanced Program (CREP)
      
Land retirement, helps decrease erosion and safeguard ground
      
Up to 90% of project paid for by the federal government

Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP)
      
Implement structural and management practices for conservation purposes
      
No less than 50% of project paid for by federal government

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

USDA Conservation Field Offices for Indiana:
http://www.in.nrcs.usda.gov/contact/directory/field_offices.html

ISDA Staff Contact Information:
http://www.in.gov/isda/files/ISDA_Staff_Assignments_with_Contact_Info.pdf
http://www.in.gov/isda/2338.htm

Indiana State Treasurer's Office contact:
Chris Conner - cconner@tos.in.gov or 317-232-6386

T-CAP flyer

APPLICATIONS

T-CAP Application (revised)
T-CAP Verification Form

Rates:

CD Rate is currently 0.50%
 Farmer's rate is currently 2.75%
CD rate =(Fed fund rate – 1.50% or 150 bps) (minimum of 0.50%)
Farmers rate = (CD rate + 2.25% or 225 bps) (minimum of 2.75%)