The deadline to complete projects and turn in receipts is January 10, 2019, 3:30 PM at the Russell County Extension Office. No extensions will be given.


The following classes will be held at the Russell Co. Extension Office to meet the educational requirements for CAIP (Cost-share). All meetings will start at 6:00 PM.


Forage Investment Area - November 8

Large Animal Investment Area/BQCA Certification – November 15                                                                                                                                                            

*Wanda Miick, CAIP Program Coordinator, will be at the Russell County Extension Office to accept receipts on the following dates from 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM:


November 15

November 29

December 13

December 19


January 3, 2019

January 10, 2019





Below are links to Producer Guidelines for 2018 CAIP Project Areas


Please read guidelines carefully


Agriculture Diversification


Large Animal - BQA Certification required for reimbursement


Small Animal 


Farm Infrastructure


Fencing & On-Farm Water


Forage & Grain Improvement



Innovative Agriculture Systems (New investment area)


On-Farm Energy 


Poultry and Other Fowl


Technology & Leadership Development


Value-Added & Marketing