The Partnership Grant program is intended to foster cooperation between agriculture professionals and small groups of farmers and ranchers to catalyze on-farm research, demonstration, and education activities related to sustainable agriculture.
Examples of appropriate projects include: developing a curriculum about food storage for farmers and processors, on-farm testing of cropping system strategies or grazing systems, cooperative efforts to develop new marketing approaches, or investigations into new approaches to processing and/or adding value to sustainably produced farm products.
- North Dakota
- South Dakota
Any agriculture/natural resource professional in the North Central region may apply. These professionals are:
University educators including extension agents and specialists
NRCS field staff
Agricultural consultants (individuals who actively consult with farmers and ranchers as certified crop advisors, soils consultants, ranching consultants, etc.)
Nonprofit or agency staff assisting farmer and ranchers at the local level
Partnership Grants are for on-farm research, demonstration and/or educational projects and are funded for up to 24 months.
Up to $40,000 total funding request per application is allowed.
An Agricultural Professional is the grant applicant and the project coordinator.
Typically three or more farmers or ranchers are expected to be substantially involved in the project.
Each farm/ranch must be an independent and separate/distinct operation.
Pandemic Response and Safety Grant Program (PRS)
Agricultural Marketing Service · Due Nov 22
- Nutrition & Food Safety
- Disaster Relief
- Farmers Market
- Technical Assistance
- Public Health
Michigan Fertilizer Research Grants
Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development
North Central SARE Farmer Rancher Grant
Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education · Due Dec 2
- Soil Health
- Alternative Energy
- Pest Management
North Central SARE Youth Educator Grant
Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education · Due Nov 11
July 28, 2021
October 21, 2021
Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE)
Maximum Award Amount
Updated August 13, 2021
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