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Fertilizer Production Expansion Program (FPEP)

Rural Development

Due December 29, 2022


About

The Fertilizer Product Expansion Program (FPEP) provides grants to help eligible applicants increase or otherwise expand the manufacturing and processing of fertilizer and nutrient alternatives and their availability in the United States. 


Eligibility

 Eligible applicants must: 

  • Operate within the U.S. or its territories; 

  • Manufacture or process or plan to manufacture or process in accordance with all Federal, State, Tribal and local regulations governing fertilizer and nutrient alternatives, processing, storage, distribution, and waste management; 

  • Be registered in the System for Award Management (SAM) and must maintain annual SAM registration while an application is active and through the term of an award. Instructions on how to register your entity in the SAM


Terms

Eligible applicants, including affiliates of the eligible applicant, must not hold a market share (in either manufacturing, processing, or distribution) greater than or equal to the entity that holds the fourth largest share of that market for any of the following nutrients or components: Nitrogen, or Phosphate, or Potash, or any combination of the three.

All applicants must certify whether they hold a market share greater than or equal to the top four manufacturers, or processors, or distributors of Nitrogen, or Phosphate, or Potash, or any combination of the three. If manufacturing or processing or planning to manufacture or process other eligible nutrients which are not listed above, no certification is required.


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Details

Release Date

September 30, 2022

Deadline

December 29, 2022

Organization

Rural Development (RD)

Financial Instrument

Grant

Minimum Award Amount

$1,000,000

Maximum Award Amount

$100,000,000

Total Program Funding

$500,000,000

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Updated September 30, 2022

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