Transition Incentives Program (TIP)

Description: The Farm Service Agency’s Transition Incentives Program plays an important role in helping underserved farming populations access land. If you have a Conservation Reserve Program contract that is soon to expire, the USDA will offer you up to two additional years of CRP payments if you sell or lease your land to an underserved farmer group (including beginning farmers or socially disadvantaged farmers). 

Type of funding: Other (rental payment)

Type of application: Standard Form

Program focus area: Conservation

Maximum award amount: Information not currently available

Average award amount: Information not currently available

Duration: 2 years

Deadline to apply: Continuous

Application acceptance rate: Information not currently available

How to apply: If you’re interested in this program, contact our team at or set up some time with us during our free office hours to discuss next steps.