Posts in category Grants

Posted on 04/18/2016 at 12:32 PM by Shannon Hoyle

Value Added Producer Grants (VAPG) can help enable companies to introduce new products, at the same time helping them to...

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Posted on 03/29/2016 at 01:39 PM by Shannon Hoyle

Sun-Maid Growers of California, a 700-member grower-owned cooperative in Kingsburg, Calif., was one of the early successful applicants in the...

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Posted on 03/01/2016 at 03:08 PM by Shannon Hoyle

Pacific Coast Producers, a California processor of fruits and tomatoes, energized new product and marketing ideas with two successful Value...

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Posted on 05/13/2015 at 12:00 AM by Laura Klaes

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that USDA is making $30 million available to farmers, ranchers and food entrepreneurs to develop...

Posted on 03/17/2015 at 12:00 AM by Christa Hartsook

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced the availability of $96.8 million in grants to fund innovative projects designed to support specialty...

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Posted on 02/19/2015 at 12:00 AM by Christa Hartsook

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) announced the availability of $9 million in...

Posted on 02/05/2015 at 12:00 AM by Christa Hartsook

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced more than $18 million in grants to educate, mentor, and enhance the sustainability of...

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Posted on 12/02/2014 at 12:00 AM by Christa Hartsook

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced more than $5 million in grants for 82 projects spanning 42 states and...

Posted on 11/17/2014 at 12:00 AM by Christa Hartsook

USDA is investing $4.9 million in 50 projects across the country to support small and emerging rural businesses and rural...

Posted on 10/27/2014 at 12:00 AM by Christa Hartsook

Looking to start a local food business or processing facility? How about a school garden? As local food systems continue...