Virginia Agricultural Cost-Share Program (VACS)

The VACS objectives are to encourage voluntary installation of agricultural best management practices (BMPs) and address Virginia’s nonpoint source pollution water quality objectives, and to improve water quality in the State’s streams, rivers and the Chesapeake Bay.

Eligible Areas


Focus Areas

Agricultural Infrastructure • Riparian Forest Buffers • Streambank Stabilization • Wildlife Habitat

Program Website

Virginia Agricultural Cost-Share Program

Program Contact

Contact your local SWCD (Soil and Water Conservation District)