Applications are being taken for the Tuttle Creek Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy Cost Share Program. It is for farmers and livestock producers in Marshall and Washington Counties within the Lower Little and Big Blue River Watersheds. Applications are available at your local Conservation District offices. You may also contact them for cost share rates, program summary, and details. In Marysville, their number is 562-5343 and in Washington, their number is 32-2216. A 10 year contract is only available for the Innovative Stream Buffer Program. The other four programs have a 60% cost share.