The deadline for applications is Feb. 1, 2018, at 5 p.m. Eastern time. See the funding opportunity for details.
Sunday, December 10, 2017
USDA Support for New Farmers and Ranchers
WASHINGTON, Nov. 24, 2017 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) today announced $17.7 million in available funding to support the delivery of education, mentoring, and technical assistance programs that help beginning farmers and ranchers in the U.S. and its territories. Funding is made through NIFA’s Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program (BFRDP), authorized by the 2014 Farm Bill.