Lundar, Manitoba

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Prairie Watersheds Climate Program (PWCP) 2023

The primary website for the Prairie Watersheds Climate Program (PWCP) can be referenced here. The following information has not been updated for the 2024 fiscal year at this time. All programming is susceptible to changes.

Each watershed has the ability to set eligibility requirements further than what is outlined within the "fact sheets". Please contact your local watershed to find out what the eligibility requirements and limitations are for your region.

Nitrogen Management

  • Use of Polymer Coated Urea (PCU)'s & Dual N & Urease Inhibitors

  • Agronomic Support for Nitrogen Management Plans

  • Soil Testing & Mapping

  • Adding Legumes to crop rotation

  • Upgrading seeding equipment to allow for banding, side dressing and injection of fertilizer

  • Split Application of Fertilizer to improve Nitrogen use

  • Manure Integration (worked into soil) to reduce Nitrogen volatilization

  • Offsetting higher cost of synthetic fertilizer substitutes (manure, compost, digestates)

Nitrogen Management Fact Sheet (Primary Eligibility Requirements)

Fertilizer Substitutes & Manure Integration Application

Equipment Upgrade & Split Fertilizer Application

Inhibitors & Slow-Release Fertilizer Application

Legumes

Nitrogen Planning, Soil Testing, Soil Mapping

Synthetic Manure Substitutes & Manure Equipment Upgrades


Cover Cropping

  • Fall and spring cover crops 

  • Full-season annual and/or perennial cover crops 

  • Planning and technical assessments

Cover Cropping Fact Sheet (Primary Eligibility Requirements)

Cover Cropping Application


Rotational Grazing

  • Cross-fencing (Permanent & Temp) to support the rotational grazing plan 

  • Watering Systems to support the rotational grazing plan 

  • Improved pasture compositions by seeding legumes such as alfalfa

  • Creation of a rotational grazing management plan

Rotational Grazing Fact Sheet (Primary Eligibility Requirements)

Rotational Grazing Application