Delta Drought Response Pilot Program
Awarded Grants

To inquire about the status of a project, please submit a written request specifying the project(s) of interest to contact@deltaconservancy.ca.gov.

Grant #GranteeAmount AwardedCountyAcresProject Type
DDRPP04Deadhorse LP$167,400Sacramento186Deferred Drainage and Unirrigated Crop Substitution
DDRPP07J.H. Johnson & Sons, Inc.$107,100Sacramento119Eliminate Irrigation and Optimize Soil Cover
DDRPP08/09Joe Sanchez Farms, Inc.$226,800Sacramento252Eliminate Irrigation of Alfalfa, and Rye Grass Hay and Pasture
DDRPP10Mello Locke Ranch$161,244Sacramento179.16Eliminate Irrigation of Alfalfa
DDRPP11Jackson Land & Cattle, LP$292,500Contra Costa325Eliminate Irrigation and Optimize Soil Cover
DDRPP12Ryan Katsuki$274,725Sacramento305.25Forego Corn Crop and Discontinue Irrigation of Triticale
DDRPP13Aaron Beaver$179,100Sacramento199Eliminate Irrigation and Optimize Soil Cover
DDRPP14Ross Rasmussen$405,000Solano450Discontinue Irrigation of Pasture
DDRPP15Knob Hill Mines, Inc. dba Hastings Island Land Company$337,500Solano375Install Drip Irrigation and Safflower
DDRPP17Jaques Brothers Farming Co.$147,600San Joaquin164Single Mid-summer Irrigation of Mature Alfalfa
DDRPP22Jaques Brothers Farming Co.$180,000San Joaquin200Forego a Second Carrot Crop; Manage Prior Crop Residue
DDRPP25Hubert Denis VanDeMaele$317,700Sacramento353Eliminate Irrigation in Fields and Optimize for Dryland Barley and Corn
DDRPP26KC Farming LLC$400,500Solano445Eliminate Irrigation and Optimize Soil Cover
DDRPP28Anna Solari$243,000San Joaquin270Severely Limit or Withhold Surface Irrigation; Maintain Ground Cover
DDRPP31Coleman M. Foley, Jr.$405,000San Joaquin450Forgo Corn Planting and Maintain Healthy Soil Cover
DDRPP33Mike Stokes Farming LLC$90,900San Joaquin101Eliminate Irrigation and Optimize Soil Cover
DDRPP34D&L Farms, Inc.$450,000San Joaquin500Reducing Irrigation Using Different Crops
DDRPP35/41Steven Dinelli$343,638Sacramento and San Joaquin381.82Eliminate Irrigation of Grain Corn and Optimize for Dryland Grain Corn
Crops
DDRPP37Dennis Katsuki/DK Ag$323,100Sacramento359Forego Irrigation of 162 Acres of Triticale, and 197 Acres of Barley
DDRPP39Richard Carli$179,190Sacramento199.1Forgo Corn Planting and Maintain Healthy Soil Cover
DDRPP40Zuckerman Family Farms$450,000San Joaquin500Forego Planting Corn on 500 acres, Plant Non-irrigated Small Grains
(Triticale and Barely)
DDRPP42Doug Chan Farms$432,900Sacramento481Eliminate Irrigation and Optimize Soil Cover
DDRPP44Tyler II TIC$214,200Sacramento238Eliminate Irrigation and Plant Dryland Safflower
DDRPP45Anthony Borba$94,500Sacramento105Eliminate Irrigation and Optimize Soil Cover
DDRPP46Wallace Chan Farms, Inc.$159,300Sacramento177Eliminate Irrigation and Plant Dryland Safflower
DDRPP47John C. Backer$119,700Sacramento133Eliminate Irrigation and Optimize Soil Cover
DDRPP48Vincent Chavier$255,600Sacramento284Forgo Corn Planting and Maintain Healthy Soil Cover
DDRPP49Del Carlo Farms, Inc.$214,200San Joaquin238Forego Planting Tomatoes, Plant Non-Irrigated Safflower
DDRPP51Louis Biagioni$157,500Sacramento175Eliminate Irrigation and Optimize Soil Cover
DDRPP52Bruce Gornto$180,000Sacramento200Forgo Irrigation of Existing Alfalfa and Plant Wheat
DDRPP57Frank D. Mills$254,700San Joaquin283Eliminate Irrigation and Optimize Soil Cover
DDRPP59Dutra Hay & Grain$112,500Yolo125Forgo Irrigation on Existing Alfalfa
DDRPP60Rivercrest Nut Co. LP$90,000San Joaquin100Eliminate Irrigation and Optimize Soil Cover