Financial Assistance For Farms

Small Grants Program

The Whatcom CD and Whatcom County Public Works have partnered together to bring a funding opportunity to manure producers in priority water quality watersheds of Whatcom County. Small grants up to $3000 are available for eligible Best Management Practices on farms who have completed a site assessment and have developed a Farm Plan with Whatcom CD farm planning staff.  If you are interested in learning more, please contact us: 360-526-2381 or

Eligible Best Management Practices Include:

  • Heavy Use Area Protection
  • Manure Storage
  • Roof Runoff Structures
  • Fencing
  • Underground Outlets
  • Access Lanes