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CCC-920 (Appendix) See CCC-920 for Privacy Act and Public Burden Statements.
U. S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Commodity Credit Corporation
GRASSLAND RESERVE PROGRAM (GRP) – CONTRACT
The U.S. Secretary of Agriculture delegated the authority to administer GRP, on behalf of the Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC),
to the Administrator, Farm Service Agency and the Chief of the Natural Resources Conservation Service. These agency leaders are
Vice Presidents of the CCC. Activities described as being performed by CCC will be performed by representatives of these agencies.
The following definitions are applicable to the Grassland Reserve Program contract:
A GRP Contract is comprised of the CCC-920, this Appendix, and any applicable conservation plan. This Contract is
entered into between the CCC and the participant. This Contract sets forth the terms and conditions for participation in
GRP and receipt of GRP payments.
B Conservation Plan means a record of the participant’s decisions, and supporting information, for the conservation
treatment of a unit of land or water, and includes the schedule of operations, activities, and estimated expenditures, if
needed to solve identified natural resource concerns.
C Cost Share means the financial assistance from CCC to the participant to share the cost of installing a conservation
practice through a restoration agreement.
A The participant agrees to place eligible land into GRP for the period specified on the CCC-920 from the date the contract
is executed by CCC; and agrees to manage the land subject to this agreement for the contract period.
B Further, the participant agrees:
(1) To forego the production of crops (other than hay), fruit trees, vineyards, or any other agriculture
commodity that requires breaking the soil surface; and