Funding/Grants

Guidbook to Navigate USDA Credit Options

Guidbook to Navigate USDA Credit Options The National Young Farmers Coalition has published a guidebook to help young farmers and ranchers navigate the credit options offered by the USDA Farm Service Agency. Farm Service Agency Loans: The Ins and Outs of Growing a Farm with Federal...

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NRCS in Tennessee Offers RCPP Assistance – DEADLINE this Friday

NRCS in Tennessee Offers RCPP Assistance - DEADLINE this Friday NRCS in Tennessee Offers RCPP Assistance to Producers to Address Soil and Water Resource Concerns NASHVILLE, December 15, 2017 – The United States Department of Agriculture Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) in Tennessee, recently announced $1.2 million...

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Directory of State Agricultural Loan Programs Released

Directory of State Agricultural Loan Programs Released The National Council of State Agricultural Finance Programs and the Council of Development Finance Agencies have released the 2017 National Council of State Agricultural Finance Programs Directory. The directory outlines 83 individual programs that assist beginning and first-time farmers,...

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Get A Scholarship For Pick TN Conference

Get Funding For Conferences The Tennessee Beginning Farmer Development Program awards travel scholarships to assist new and beginning farmers in attending appropriate conferences (Pick Tennessee Conference, Southern Sustainable Agriculture Working Group (SSAWG) Conference, and others as determined by the lead co-principal investigators on the project). Priority will...

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Slow Food MidTN’s Community Enrichment Grant – Deadline: Dec 22nd, 2017

The Slow Food Middle Tennessee Community Enrichment Grant The Slow Food Middle Tennessee Community Enrichment Grant is for food-related entities, community and learning gardens, and business entrepreneurs whose work embodies our mission to promote “good, clean, and fair food for all.” In choosing our grant winners, our...

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Southern SARE Producer Grants

Southern SARE Producer Grants The Call for Proposals for the 2018 Producer Grants, intended for farmers/ranchers and farmer/rancher organizations throughout the Southern region, is now available from the Southern Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education (SSARE) program. Proposal submission deadline is Friday, Nov. 17, 2017 at 5 p.m....

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