Are you a farmer with a new idea you would like to test using a field trial, on-farm demonstration, or other technique? Are you an agricultural service provider or food system community organizer looking to conduct research or trainings with farmers as active cooperators?
If you answered "YES" to any of the above, a SARE grant might be the right fit for you. Funding is available to help you test your ideas in the way of Farmer and Partnership Grants from USDA/NIFA Northeast SARE (Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education). Both grants are capped at $15,000.
Northeast SARE is be offering a free webinar on writing a Farmer Grant proposal.
September 1 at 12:30 p.m.--an introduction to Farmer Grants. Geared toward commercial farmers and their agricultural service providers.
Register for the Farmer Grant Webinar