CDFA accepting grant applications for pollinator habitat program

The 12-week application period opened Aug. 31, 2022, and will close on Nov. 23, 2022, at 5 p.m. PT.  more »

USDA announces supplemental American Rescue Plan funding available through LAMP

The program will receive $130 million in supplemental funding to create better markets for local and regional food producers. more »

$90.2 million in USDA grants awarded to strengthen local and regional markets

The investment involves over 200 projects to explore opportunites for farmers market and local food promotion programs. more »

Grant opportunities set to accelerate transition to better pest management

Grant applications opened Sept. 2, and offer Research Grant and Alliance Grant programs that focus on integrated pest management research, outreach and education. more »

California sets $400,000 to promote safer, sustainable pest management

Almond Board of California and the California Invasive Plant Council received the funding to help build online tools to coordinate small farm mating disruption efforts and invasive weed control in wildlands, respectively. more »

$10M set by USDA for Specialty Crop Multi-State Program

Grants are awarded to state departments to fund collaborative, multi-state projects to strengthen the competitiveness of the U.S. specialty crop industry. more »

Block grants to assist California, Oregon producers in Klamath River Basin

USDA is investing $15 million for a new drought pilot to assist those affected. The pilot is part of a broader suite of programs available to producers to help recover losses from drought. more »

USDA announces $16.6 million for disadvantaged and veteran farmers

Previous farm bills have expanded funding and assistance, and the 2501 Program helps socially disadvantaged farmers and ranchers that experience barriers to service. more »

NRCS invites proposals for 2021 Conservation Innovation Grants

Applicants have through April 23 to apply for a grant to fund on-farm trials, field demonstrations and pilot projects that are likely successful, but not yet widely adopted. more »

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