Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP)

Conservation Stewardship Program helps agricultural producers maintain and improve their existing conservation systems and adopt additional conservation activities to address priority resources concerns.

Participants earn CSP payments for conservation performance – the higher the performance, the higher the payment.

Eligible Areas


Focus Areas

Agricultural Infrastructure • Riparian Forest Buffer • Wildlife Habitat •

Program Website

USDA, Natural Resources Conservation Service, Virginia

Program Contact

Contact your local USDA Service Center