Healthy Soils Program: Grant Application Information for Ranchers Email The Healthy Soils Program is an application-based program that funds projects that build resilient soils and improve rangeland condition. There are two grant categories available: The Incentives Program funds the implementation of practices on rangeland and pasture. Up to $75,000 max grant award. The Demonstration Program funds practices and education to showcase practices to other ranchers (w and w/o research). Up to $250,000 max grant award. The next round of funding opens for applications in fall 2019. Learn more about the Healthy Soils Program on the California Department of Food and Agriculture’s website.